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See the registration process for private candidates below:

Exam locations

Edexcel examinations are offered to private candidates at our venues in Johannesburg and Cape Town. You will receive full details when you register.

Step 1: Complete your Application Form

Edexcel Examinations

Complete the application form below by referring to the specific subject & code list for your 2017 International A-Level (IAL) examination series

IAL 2017 entry codes

The online 2017 Information Manual containing entry codes will be available at end December 2016.

In the meantime a list of IAL entry codes available in May/June 2017 will be made available as soon as possible.

Examination timetable

The timetable for the IAL May/June 2017 examination series is also available to view on the support pages.

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Step 2: Submit your application form and Proof of Payment

Please make a payment using one of the banking methods below:

OUR BANKING DETAILS RTGS and Electronic Funds Transfer:

Account Name: British Council

Account Number: 80163152345

Bank Name: Standard Chartered Bank, Johannesburg

Branch Branch Code: 73 00 20 SWIFT


Payment Reference:Candidate Surname & Name of exam type (e.g. NDHOLVU CIE)


Cash and Cheque Deposits:

Account Name: SCB British Council

Bank Name: Nedbank

Account Number: 1454116919

Payment Reference: Candidate Surname & Name of exam type (e.g. NDHOLVU CIE)


Please refer to our Examinations Refund Policy.

Step 3: Receive your Statement of Entry form

Once you have completed step one and two, you will receive your Statement of Entry and information about your examination venues approximately three weeks before your exams.


You can make amendments to the entry you have made. Please note that amendments are subject to an additional payment as specified in the information sheet.

2017 Important Dates

Qualifications Results Released to Centers vis Edexcel Online and EDI Results Released to Candidates
  • International A Level
  • A Level
  • Edexcel Award - Level 3
  • Project Level - 3


1 March 2017                



 2 March 2017



  • International GCSE
  • GCSE
  • Level 1/2 Edexcel Award




  • ELC (Academic)*
  • CiDA/DiDA
  • Project Level 1/2
  • PLSC



 1 March 2017







2 March 2017 





NB: Please send through your application form together with a copy of your ID/passport and proof of payment as ALL incomplete applications can not be processed.