Do I have to register in person?

You may register online at

You must also upload your ID (passport or Jamaica national ID) and your payment voucher and also scan and email them to the office at .

Can I take the test if I do not live in Jamaica?

We welcome candidates from anywhere in the world so long as there is space available. It is the candidate’s responsibility to arrange his or her own travel and accommodation.

When can I collect my results?

The results will be made available from the IELTS Exam Centre, Department of Language, Linguistics & Philosophy, The Faculty of Humanities & Education, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, on the 13th day following the test date and 7th day for any test done on the computer as well as Life Skills. If the candidate makes the request, they may also be sent via courier service.

May I re-sit the IELTS test?

You may take the IELTS test as many times as you wish.

Will I be able to transfer to another test date?

A request for a transfer of Test Dates MUST be received at least 5 weeks before the elected Test Date. All requests for transfers will attract a 25% administrative fee. A request for a second transfer is at a cost of $4500

What if I am not satisfied with my test results?

Candidates may apply for a re-mark termed Enquiry on Results (EOR), at the centre where they took the test. This MUST be done within 6 weeks of the test date. The candidate can choose which sections of the tests are re-marked. The EOR fee is now J$15,000.00.00. The full amount will be refunded if there is an increase in your scores. Nothing will be refunded if there is no change or if the scores decrease. An EOR takes approximately 2 weeks to be completed. This cost must be paid to our NCB account number 402609729 and the receipt produced at the IELTS office before the documents are sent for re-mark