English Language Examinations

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Test

UCD Applied Language Centre is Ireland’s longest established IELTS Test Centre. IELTS tests are held twice a month at UCD's Belfield campus in Dublin 4. Our dedicated IELTS team is on hand to assist with all queries and guide you through the application process. 


To protect the health of IELTS test takers in light of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), IELTS tests have been suspended. 

Affected test-takers will be eligible for a transfer or refund by contacting our centre via ielts@ucd.ie

Please stay up to date on current welfare guidelines, available here: 


Take care of yourselves.

[Posted: 24 March 2020]



Find out more information on our IELTS site or Facebook page.


Cambridge English Exams

UCD Applied Language Centre is Ireland's oldest and most experienced Cambridge English exam centre. UCD Applied Language Centre offers the folloing Cambridge exams: PET, FCE, CAE, CPE and BEC (on request).  Exams are held on various dates throughout the year at the UCD Belfield Campus in Dublin 4.

Find out more information on our Cambridge English Exams site here.