Message to all private candidates registering for Pearson Edexcel Examinations through Kandy ( British Council Kandy)  

Due to the prevailing situation in Kandy, candidates registering for Pearson Edexcel May/June 2018 examinations on or before 12 March 2018 and unable to pay the exam fee to the British Council ( Kandy), will be getting an extension to make the payment until 15 march 2018.


Are you ready to register for your exams? This is your first step towards gaining qualifications that can open up a world of opportunity.

In this section you can find out how to register for IGCSEs/International GCSEs, O-levels and A- and AS-levels, how to pay for exams, and how to make special arrangements.

Our simple step-by-step guide will show you: 

  • How to register if you are a school student 
  • How to register if you are a school or institution
  • How to register if you are a private candidate. 

If you need to make special arrangements when registering for an exam please contact the person organising the exam in your school or the British Council offices in Colombo and Kandy at least three and half months before your exam date. You will need to provide a medical certificate issued within the last two years along with your special need request. Find out how we can assist with your special arrangements.