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.


The two examination boards have different registration dates. Please check the table below to find the best option for you or your institution.

May/June 2015 examinations:

Stage Registration opens Registration deadline
Regular stage 1 December 2014 23 January 2015
First late stage 24 January 2015 20 February 2015
Second late stage 21 February 2015 20 March 2015
Third stage (Only CIE) 21 March 2015 3 April 2015

Please note: There are additional fees for late registration.