Enter for an exam

Examinations are held twice per year in March / April and September. Examinations are held at independent venues (often the British Council) and not the approved centre.

Register online!

BCS members can now register for the Higher Education Qualifications online. If you are not yet a BCS member, you can apply for membership and exam entry online by following steps 1 to 3 below. If you are already a BCS member, please move directly to step 3:

Step 1: Join BCS

Step 2: Register for secure area access

Step 3: Online exam registration form

Registration for examinations modules for September 2015 is now closed.

Registration for Project Proposals September 2015

Registration is now open online for project proposals for the deadline of 31 August 2015. Please follow the link at step 3 above. The venue is B51 (BCS) and you need to choose Unknown as the Approved Centre. Send you receipt to the heq@hq.bcs.org.uk with your project proposal. Please ignore the venue details: you are not required to attend with your project proposal.

Students from Mauritius are unable to use the above online application process.

Any comments contact Customer Services on +44 (0) 1793 417424.

Key dates

Exam periods 2015
September March
Closing date for exam entry 15 July 2015
15 January 2016
Closing date for professional projects entry
31 August 2015
26 February 2016
Closing date for online entry
31 July 2015
31 January 2016
Closing date for projects proposals 31 August 2015 29 April 2016
Exam period 28 September - 2 October 2015
21 March - 1 April 2016
Results release date December 2015
July 2016

Candidates who have a successful Project Proposal outcome in March / April session will be eligible to submit a project by the closing date in the September 2015 session.

Further information on the Professional Project in IT