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Why you should take an IELTS test at ELA


  • Both paper and computer-delivered tests available
  • Modern and comfortable campus environment
  • Located in the CBD with convenient public transportation
  • Helpful and welcoming experienced exams staff
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What you need to know

Please note: 
We advise checking with any recognising organisation about the specific entry requirements needed for your IELTS test. As a test centre, we are unable to provide advice on this.

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Computer-delivered IELTS at the ELA

You can book your computer-delivered IELTS test with 3 testing dates available per week. 

Why take a computer-delivered IELTS test at the ELA?
•    More test dates available 
•    Choose a time convenient to you - both weekday and weekend options available
•    Receive your results in 3 to 5 days
•    All parts of the test completed in one day
•    Speaking test face-to-face with a certified examiner

Book your test
Book your computer-delivered IELTS test at the ELA Test Centre here 

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ELA SmartLearn - Online test preparation

Keep practising for your IELTS test with live classes on our online test preparation platform (Smartlearn Live). Experienced teachers will guide you every step of the way to test success.

To access SmartLearn Live, please click HERE




Due to the ongoing effects of the cyclone, the University of Auckland (including ELA) will remain closed until Saturday, 18th February 2023. For IELTS test takers expecting results before then, results will still be released but will only be able to be picked-up from Monday, 20th February 2023. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Update: 28th January 2023   Due to the current State of Emergency, both Pearson and IELTS tests scheduled for Saturday (28th) and Sunday (29th) have been cancelled.  For assistance with PTE bookings, please contact 050 830 6723 . For IELTS candidates, please check your email inbox for information about rescheduling.  
Update: 23 December 2021 We are delighted to announce that our test centre will be reopening it’s doors for onsite IELTS and Pearson testing from 15 January 2022. You can book your IELTS and Pearson test with us now! In line with the University of Auckland COVID-19 vaccination policy, all candidates and staff will need to be fully vaccinated as a condition of entry to campus.


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Central Auckland Location

The University of Auckland English Language Academy

Car parking nearby & bus stop right outside centre 

Level 5, 67 Symonds Street, Auckland 


Contact our friendly team

IELTS Reception (Mon to Fri 10am - 4pm): 09 923 2174