With the unprecedented global COVID-19 pandemic, the health and wellbeing 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. We expect the May sitting to revert to a normal schedule

Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions.

When will I receive my results from November 2020 sitting?

Results will be issued in March 2021.

Due to COVID-19 I was unable to sit my exam, what happens now?

All candidates who notified BCS that they were unable to sit their exam due to COVID-19 will be transferred to the next available examination session in May 2021*. You will receive your exam registration letter in March 2021 once BCS closes the registration period. All fees paid in relation to exams will be automatically transferred to the May 2021 sitting.

When will the next exam sitting take place?

This is currently scheduled for the beginning of May 2021*. Registration will open in February 2021.

What is the deadline for requesting a transfer to an alternative exam session?

14 days from receipt of your exam registration letter.

Will I receive a refund if my exam is cancelled?

No, you will be transferred to the next examination sitting. You will receive your exam registration letter once BCS closes the registration period for the next session. All fees paid in relation to exams will be transferred to the next examination session.

* Please be aware IT and the Environment is NOT sat in the May 2021 exam sitting.