All Institute examinations are examined online and are available at centres throughout the UK, at specified times each week.
This page outlines the arrangements and procedures for the conduct of the final examinations which are held in various centres throughout the UK. International exams must be booked by contacting our Membership Engagement team via firstname.lastname@example.org or +44 (0)131 473 7777.
Booking Your Examination
Cancellation of Booking / Failure to Appear
Attendance at the Examination Centre
- check your name against their list of attendees
- check your ID
- ask you to store your belongings in the locker provided
- take you to the room where you will sit the exam and log you into the exam system
The duration of an examination varies dependent upon the qualification. Please see the detail for your module of study. You shall also be provided with full details within the relevant course rules, made available once you commence your studies.
Examination centres are located throughout the UK. If it is not possible for you to sit your examination at one of the examination centres mentioned, please contact the Institute where alternative arrangements will be considered. International exams must be booked by contacting our Membership Engagement team via email@example.com or +44 (0)131 473 7777.
Examination results for all modules examined by multiple choice and/or restricted response questions are available immediately after the examination. For all other modules, examined by case study, essay, and/or short answer style responses, results are published in the members’ section of the Institute website no later than six weeks after the examination. Please note that we reserve the right to extend this response time over the Christmas and New Year period.
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