There are four opportunities to sit IGCSE, International GCSE and A-/AS-level examinations every year.
- Examinations with Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) take place in May/June and October/November.
- Examinations with Pearson Edexcel take place in January and May/June.
When to register
The two examination boards have different registration dates. Please check the table below to find the best option for you or your institution.
Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) – May/June examinations:
- Registration opens: 18 January 2015
- Registration deadline: 5 February 2015
Pearson Edexcel Ofqual – May/June examinations:
- Registration opens: 22 February 2015
- Registration deadline: 12 March 2015
Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) – October/November examinations:
- New Registration opens from: Closed
- Re-sit Registration opens from: Closed
Pearson Edexcel International – January examinations:
- Registration opens: Closed
- Registration deadline: Closed
Registration dates for International GCSE, International Advanced Level and GCE
- Regular entry: closed
- Registration deadline: closed
Please note: you may be able to register for exams after the registration deadline, but there are additional fees for late registration. Please contact a local British Council office for more details.