See the registration process for private candidates below:

Step1: Complete your registration form

Download and complete the Cambridge school exams registration form (see downloads section below). 

Make certain that your contact details and subject codes are correct.

Sign the application and attach two passport-sized photographs.

Step 2: Pay for your exams

Only bank payments are accepted, details can be obtained at the reception desk when you submit your application.

Please ensure you keep a copy of your receipt as proof of payment.


Each examination board has a normal registration stage for each exam session (see registration dates and deadlines). You may still be able to register for exams after this date, but you will have to pay a penalty fee. You can find more information about late registration penalty fees on your exam registration form.

Step 3: Submit your registration form

Submit your completed application and proof of payment at the British Council office reception desk.

Step 4: Registration complete

You have successfully registered for school exams with the British Council.

You will receive your Statement of Entry and information about your examination venues approximately three weeks before your exams.

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