Please note: for 2020-21 academic year, the examinations will be held in November and May. Examinations are held at independent venues (often the British Council) and not the approved centre.
COVID-19 coronavirus and HEQ
With the unprecedented global COVID-19 pandemic, the health and well being of our students, training providers, colleagues and staff is paramount. We have been closely monitoring developments in each country where BCS Higher Education Qualifications are delivered. Find out more about upcoming examinations
- Ghana, Accra
- Ghana, Sunyani
- Nigeria, Abuja
- Nigeria, Kano
- Nigeria, Lagos
- Nigeria, Port Harcourt
- Sri Lanka, Colombo
- Sri Lanka, Kandy
- Sri Lanka, Jaffna
- United Kingdom, London
Other standard venues will be added shortly.
How to register
Registration opens August 2020 for November 2020 exam session.
You need to become a BCS member in order to register for an HEQ exam.
The following application form relating to Higher Education Qualifications is available to download: HEQ exam entry form
- The examination entry form should be used for non-standard venue exam entries. All standard venues will be available to book via the online facility above.
Exam key dates - 2020
|Session||Registration opens||Registration closes||Exam
|November||Aug 2020||28 Sep 2020||9-17 November 2020||March 2021|
You can pay by credit / debit card through our online registration system.
You can choose from a list of local venues through our online registration system.
Registration opens three months in advance of the exam session sitting.
You can register for an exam by email, please submit your completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org. The exam booking form for September 2020 will be available shortly.
We can only transfer your examinations to the next available session, all requests MUST be made within 14 days of the date on your exam admission letter.
Please note: If your transfer is due to medical reasons, you are required to send us a medical certificate covering the dates in which you were due to sit your exams. This must be sent to email@example.com within two weeks of the date of your examinations.