Exams: IGCSE Registration Private Candidates

See the registration process below:

Step 1: Complete your registration form

My examination board is Pearson Edexcel

When you have completed the online process, remember to print your form and sign and date the Declaration.

When to register

Pearson Edexcel January 2018 registration windows are:

Regular Registration: 20 September 2017 - 15 October 2017

Late Registration: 16 October 2017 - 15 November 2017 

My examination board is Cambridge Assessment International Education

When you have completed the online process, remember to print your form and sign and date the Declaration.

When to register

Cambridge International examinations November 2017 session registration windows are:

Regular Registration: 21 June 2017 - 30 July 2017

Late Registration: 3 August 2017- 14 September 2017

Re-take Registration (only for candidates that took exams in June 2017): 10 August 2017- 14 September 2017 

Step 2: Pay for your exams

You will find the fees for all exams listed on the registration form. Your application will not be processed until you have paid for your exams.

You can pay via a bank deposit through designated Standard and Chartered Banks (SCB). 

You can find a list of designated banks in the downloads section below.

Penalty fees 

Each examination board has a regular registration timeline for each exam session. 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.

Keep your stamped bank deposit slip/proof of payment as you will need this to complete your exam registration.

Step 3: Submit your registration form

You have now filled in your registration form and paid for your exams.

The final step is to drop your documents in the drop-box kept inside the selected branches of Standard Chartered Bank. 

To do this, you will need:

  1. Your completed and signed registration form. Please make and keep a photocopy of this form for your records. 
  2. Three colour recent passport sized photographs. These must be identical and taken within the past three months. 
  3. A clear photocopy of your valid passport 
  4. Your stamped bank deposit slip. Please make and keep a photocopy of this deposit slip for your records.

I paid for my exams at a Standard and Chartered Bank (SCB)

Submit your registration form either at the British Council main offices (Dhaka, Chittagong and Sylhet) or your designated SCB dropbox (list of designated banks in the downloads section below).

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.

Need to amend your statement of entry? 

Please contact us if you need to amend your Statement of Entry.