East Coast School of Languages IELTS Test Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Official IELTS test centre conveniently located in downtown Halifax.

Test Fee:Contact Hours:
$310Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The centre is closed on Saturday and Sunday
and all statutory holidays.

ECSL is a UKVI test location operated by IDP Canada IELTS Test Centre.  For information about testing in the UK, test dates, fees, and to register for the test, CLICK HERE.  Please note that for UKVI test inquiries at this location the contact email address is ielts.toronto@idp.com.

Test Centre Website: eclscanada

Do NOT upload a photo, directions for sending your passport photos are below.

Please note that following the online booking process payment and proof of identification are required for completion of the booking. Please send these items the same day as your online application.

Visa or Master Card
Use Credit Card Authorization Form – scan and send to HalifaxIELTS@ecslcanada.com

Scan a copy of your passport or permanent resident card (including your passport signature page) to

Free IELTS Seminars at ECSL

ECSL is pleased to offer twice-monthly free IELTS preparation workshop.

These two-and-a-half hour intensive review sessions with an IELTS specialist will help you prepare for your upcoming IELTS test. Learn strategies to help you with your listening, reading and writing. Know what to expect when you take your test, and feel more confident. Ask questions and get feedback on all four parts of the test.  

All seminars take place at 6:00 PM at the ECSL Test Centre.

2016 free IELTS seminar schedule:

July 27
August 17
August 24
September 7
September 21
October 5
October 19
November 16
November 23
December 7

Choose a date register now!

Free online masterclass webinars are also available view full listings

About East Coast School of Languages IELTS

IELTS Halifax is the official IDP IELTS Test Centre in Nova Scotia. Ideally situated in the downtown core of Halifax, capital city of Nova Scotia, the test centre is a short walk from public transit and Halifax’s picturesque harbour. IELTS Halifax offers modern facilities and is located on the premises of East Coast School of Languages, winner of the Consumer Choice Award for best language school in Halifax 2010, 2014, and 2015.

East Coast School of Languages is well-established in Atlantic Canada and has been teaching English to international students since 1998. As well as being Halifax’s official IDP IELTS Test Centre, ECSL also offers full-time and part-time classes in IELTS preparation.

IELTS Halifax accepts test registrations via email, mail or in person. Centre Staff is committed to customer service, and to providing superior support for candidates so they can do well on their IELTS Test.

1256 Barrington Street. Halifax, Nova Scotia. B3J 1Y6 HalifaxIELTS@ecslcanada.com
Tel: +1 902 491 1526
Fax: +1 902 429 3275