Student exam fees

Fees are:

  • Paid to BCS when you are ready to take the examination.
  • Valid from 1 May 2013.

Please note: All Higher Education Qualifications applicants must apply for BCS Membership, if not already a BCS member before entering for an exam.

Written Examination Entry

Certificate in IT (fee per module) £40
Diploma in IT (fee per module) £45
Professional Graduate Diploma in IT (fee per module) £85
Exam Venue Surcharge, for non standard venues (fee per candidate) £60


Professional Project Submission

Diploma in IT Level £75
Professional Graduate Diploma in IT Level £105


Exemption fees

Payment can be made by credit/debit card by phoning BCS Customer Service on +44 (0) 1793 417424 or by sending a cheque/bank draft (made payable to BCS) to Higher Education Qualifications, First Floor, Block D, North Star House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FA.

Member Non-member
Qualifications on the Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) list No charge No charge
Modular Exemption    
Certificate & Diploma (fee per module) £17.00 £26.00
Professional Graduate Diploma (fee per module) £28.00 £40.00
Complete Exemption    
Certificate in IT only £45.00 £69.00
All other combinations £85.00 £132.00


Other fees

Individual Module or Professional Project Certificate (issued on request) £26
Certificate copy
Late entry
Appeal or Remarking (fee returned if upheld) £65
Copy of Results transcript £26


Student Membership Fees

Annual Student Membership £32
Entire course fee (4 year duration) £52