Register - dates and deadlines

There are two opportunities to sit IGCSE, International GCSE, IAL and A-level/AS-level examinations every year (except Pearson Edexcel GCE A-levels which is offered only in May/June).

  • 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.

CIE application closing dates - private candidates

Closing dates for applications:

Date Comments
29 Jun 2016 Deadline for application of modified question papers
02 Aug 2016 Deadline for completed entries (first time entry candidate). Amendments to entries after this date will be charged a late entry fee as applicable
3 Aug 2016-16 Sept 2016  

First level late entry fees

17 Sept 2016- 23 Sept 2016 Second level late entry fees
07 Sept 2016 For retake candidate entries only (when making the entry, include the previous centre number, candidate number and retake indicator for each syllabus the candidate is retaking)

CIE Fees for October/November 2016

Please download the document with CIE pricing for November 2016 from the Downloads section at the bottom of this page.

The option codes for the following are also available for download in the Downloads section at the bottom of this page:

  • IGCSE Level
  • O Level
  • AS/A Level