There are three 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 details below to find the best option for you or your institution.

CIE May/June examinations:

Regular stage 

  • Registration opens: N/A for 2017
  • Registration deadline: N/A for 2017

Late stage

  • Registration opens: N/A for 2017
  • Registration deadline: N/A for 2017

CIE November examinations: 

Regular stage 

  • Registration opens: Friday 01 July 2016
  • Registration deadline: Friday 12 August 2016

Late stage

  • Registration opens: Monday 15 August 2016
  • Registration deadline: Tuesday 27 September 2016

Please note: There are additional fees for late registration.

Pearson Edexcel May/June examinations:

Regular stage 

  • Registration opens: N/A for 2017
  • Registration deadline: N/A for 2017

Late stage

  • Registration opens: N/A for 2017
  • Registration deadline: N/A for 2017

Pearson Edexcel January examinations:

Regular stage 

  • Registration opens: N/A for 2017
  • Registration deadline: N/A for 2017

Late stage

  • Registration opens: N/A for 2017
  • Registration deadline: N/A for 2017

Please note: There are additional fees for late registration.