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 May/June and only IAL takes place in October and January Exam sessions.


When to register

The two examination boards have different registration dates. Please check the dates given below to find the best option for you.


Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) – May/June examinations:

  • Registration opens: 10 January 2018

  • Registration deadline: 09 February 2018


    Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) – October/November examinations:

  • Registration opens: Mid July 2018

  • Registration deadline for First time Entries: 08 August 2018

  • Registration deadline for Re-take Entries : 14 September 2018


    Pearson Edexcel – May/June examinations:

  • Registration opens: Mid of January 2018

  • Registration deadline: 09 March 2018


    Pearson Edexcel – IAL October/November examinations:

  • Registration opens: July 2018

  • Registration deadline : 17 August 2018


    Pearson Edexcel –  IAL / IGCSE January examinations:

  • Registration opens: September 2018

  • Registration deadline: 10 October 2018


Please note: you may be able to register for exams after the registration deadline, but there are additional fees for late registration.