China test centres – Covid update

See which IELTS test centres are open in China

Last updated: 20 August 2021

IELTS tests are available in China and around the world. We carefully monitor all Covid restrictions to ensure the safety of test takers and our test centre teams. In China at the moment some of our centres are temporarily closed.

With the ever-changing nature of this situation, we are offering a test in the nearest accessible city to those test takers who are in cities where travel is not restricted.

  • All alternative cities offer IELTS on paper tests weekly
  • Beijing & Guangzhou also offer IELTS on computer tests daily

China IELTS locations that are closed, with alternatives:

  1. Changchun => Beijing
  2. Changsha => Guang Zhou or Shengzheng
  3. Changzhou => Shanghai
  4. Dalian => Beijing
  5. Fuzhou => Guang Zhou or Shengzheng
  6. Guiyang => Chongqing
  7. Haerbin => Beijing or Shijiazhuang
  8. Haikou => Guang Zhou or Shengzheng
  9. Hefei => Shanghai
  10. Huhehaote => Beijing
  11. Shenyang => Beijing or Shijiazhuang
  12. Suzhou => Shanghai
  13. Taiyuan => Xi’an or Beijing
  14. Tianjin => Beijing or Shijiazhuang
  15. Urumqi => Lanzhou
  16. Wuhan => Guang Zhou
  17. Wuxi => Shanghai
  18. Xiamen => Guang Zhou or Shengzheng
  19. Xuzhou => Shanghai

China IELTS locations that are closed, but travel restricted:

  1. Nanjing
  2. Yangzhou
  3. Zhengzhou

China IELTS locations are fully open in many cities:

  1. Beijing
  2. Chengdu
  3. Chongqing
  4. Deyang
  5. Guangzhou
  6. Hangzhou
  7. Jinan
  8. Lanzhou
  9. Luzhou
  10. Nanchang
  11. Nanning
  12. Ningbo
  13. Qingdao
  14. Shanghai
  15. Shenzhen
  16. Shijiazhuang
  17. Wenzhou
  18. Xian
  19. Zhongshan