Palmerston North (Manawatu), Wellington and New Plymouth

IELTS Official Test Centre - NZ026

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IELTS 2014 test dates

Entry to an IELTS test closes the Friday week prior to the test date. We only have limited places and when full the test may be closed at any time. Please ensure you apply in plenty of time to avoid disappointment.

Availability

Many = 15+; Few = 6-14; Limited = 1-5; Full = 0

Dates

Test location

Module

 Availability

October 11 Palmerston North Academic only Full
October 18 Wellington Academic & General Training Fulll
November 1 Palmerston North Academic & General Training Many
November 8 New Plymouth Academic only Many
November 22 Wellington Academic & General Training Many
December 6 Palmerston North Academic & General Training Many
December 13 *Results available online on the 26th Dec from the afternoon. Hard copy of Test Report Form will be sent on the 30th December. Wellington Academic & General Training Many

NOTE: Test results are available thirteen days after sitting the test.

13th December *Results available online on the 26th Dec from the afternoon. Hard copy of Test Report Form will be sent on the 30th December.

2015 IELTS TEST DATES

Availability

Many = 15+; Few = 6-14; Limited = 1-5; Full = 0

Dates

Test Location

Module

Availability

January 17 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
January 31 Wellington Campus Academic only Many
February 7 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
February 28 Wellington Campus Academic and General Training Many
March 14 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
March 28 Wellington Campus Academic and General Training Many
April 18 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
April 25 Wellington Campus Academic only Many
May 9 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
May16 New Plymouth Academic only Many
May 30 Wellington Campus Academic and General Training Many
June 13 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
June 27 Wellington Campus Academic and General Training Many
July 11 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
July 25 Wellington Campus Academic only Many
August 1 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
August 29 Wellington Campus Academic and General Training Many
September 12 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
September 26 Wellington Campus Academic and General Training Many
October 10 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic only Many
October 31 Wellington Campus Academic only Many
November 7 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
November 14 Wellington Campus Academic only Many
November 21 New Plymouth Academic and General Training Many
December 5 Palmerston North - Hokowhitu Campus Academic and General Training Many
December 12 Wellington Campus Academic and General Training Many

Application procedure

Photos are no longer required for an IELTS application.

An Application form can be downloaded below, picked up from any Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) building on campus or downloaded from the official IELTS website. You can apply by e-mail, in person or by post. Please note payment does not guarantee a particular test date. You will receive a confirmation with test date upon receipt of your application.

IELTS Application Form 20 Dec 2013

Information for Candidates Booklet (1,059 KB)

To apply by e-mail:

1. Download the Application form
2. Complete and sign the Application form
3. Scan the Application form and the Passport photo page (passport must be current)
4. Email the above to ielts@massey.ac.nz
5. Payment by Credit Card online, click here.

Once we have received all of the above you will be emailed a confirmation letter which will show your reporting time for the IELTS Test, what to bring and details of the test venue.

Online payment does not guarantee you a particular test date.

Confirmation of your test date will be provided directly by the Massey University IELTS office.

To apply in person:

Manawatu campus Palmerston North  - Main IELTS office

& New Plymouth

Go to Professional and Continuing Education building, Kanuka Drive, Hokowhitu Campus (Reception office hours are 830am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday) and bring the following:
1. Completed Application Form
2. Original passport
3. Payment can be made by EFTPOS or Credit Card (No cash can be accepted.)
 

Wellington campus - accepts applications only.

Go to Professional and Continuing Education building, Building at T37, Entrance A, Wellington campus (Reception office hours are 9:00am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday) and bring the following:
1. Completed Application form
2. Original passport
3. Payment can be made by EFTPOS or Credit Card (No cash can be accepted.)

Once a complete application has been received it will be sent to the Manawatu campus for processing.

You will then receive an confirmation letter which will show your confirmed test date for the IELTS test.

Passport

Please note that you MUST bring your original passport which must be current. NO other form of identification will be accepted. Therefore please plan ahead when choosing your test date and sending your passport to immigration for visa purposes.

No photocopies or verified photocopies are permitted.

To apply by post:

Please send us the following:

1. Completed and signed Application form
2. A copy of your passport photo page (passport must be current)
3. Payment by cheque payable to Massey University
4. Post the above to: IELTS Administrator, Massey University, Private Bag 11 222, Palmerston North 4442, New Zealand

Once we have received all of the above you will be given a confirmation letter which will show your reporting time for the IELTS Test, what to bring and details of the test venue.

IELTS fees and Payment

The fee to sit the IELTS test is NZD$385.00 (including GST) effective for tests from 1 July 2012. This includes a NZD$50.00 fee that is not refundable.

The fee of $385 includes one personal copy of the Test Report Form.

The fee for a remark of an IELTS test is NZD$225.00 (including GST).

All fees are now payable by Credit Card online here.

IELTS cancellation/transfer policy

If you cannot sit the test on the date that you applied for, you must tell us 5 weeks BEFORE the test day. A $50 fee will apply to cancel or transfer your test to another date. After the 5 week deadline has expired, there will be no refund given.

If you do not have a medical reason and you decide to transfer or cancel within 5 weeks of the test date, YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PAY THE FULL APPLICATION FEE AGAIN.

If you are sick on the day of the test and cannot sit the test, you must provide the IELTS Administrator with a medical certificate dated the same day as the test. This must be done within 5 days of the test for a partial refund or transfer.

IELTS Results

Your Test Report Form is placed into the mail on the 13th day after the test. Please allow time for it to arrive in your mail box.

Preview your Test results online

You can preview your test results online in the afternoon of the 13 day after your test.

You will need to provide your name, passport number, date of birth and the date of your test.

Preview your IELTS results

Please note that online provisional results will not be considered formal advice of results.

Enquiry - IELTS Results

If you wish to query your test results, please contact the IELTS Administrator within six weeks of your test date to apply for a re-mark. This procedure costs NZ$225 and can take up to six weeks to process. If there is an INCREASE in your results, you will be issued a new TRF and receive a full refund. If there is NO CHANGE to your results, you will not receive a refund and your TRF will be returned to you.

Study Materials

IELTS study guides are available from the IELTS office, Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) Manawatu campus &
Administration office, Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE) at the Wellington campus.

  • Top Tips for Academic
  • Top Tips for General Training
  • Official IELTS Practice Materials 2009

The cost for each IELTS Top Tips book or the Official IELTS Practice Materials book is NZD$35.00 (including GST) each and can be purchased online here.

You can find more detailed information about the different sections of the IELTS test on the www.IELTSessentials.com website.

Contacts

IELTS Test Coordinator NZ026
Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE)
Hokowhitu Campus, Massey University, Private Bag 11222, Palmerston North 4410
Telephone: 06 356 9099 ext 84081
Email: ielts@massey.ac.nz

IELTS Application Courier Address: 
IELTS Test Coordinator
Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE)
Kanuka Drive, Hokowhitu Campus
Massey University, Palmerston North 4410

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