See the registration process for private candidates below:
Please note that private candidates who wish to sit for Secondary checkpoint do not need to register online, they will be required to complete an offline form and submit to the British Council office. The registration forms can be downloaded below as a document.
Also note that we do not offer Primary Checkpoint exams to private candidates.
There are two opportunities to sit IGCSE and GCSE O-/A-/AS-level examinations every year.
Examinations with Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) take place in May/June and October/November.
When to register
The two examination boards have different registration dates. Please check below to find the best option for you or your institution.
Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) - October/November examinations.
• Normal Registration: 28 June – 02 August 2017
• Late Registration: 03 August – 14 September 2017
• *Retake Registration: 28 June – 14 September 2017
please note: Retaking exams from May/June 2017 only.