Cambridge Assessment International Education


All exams are held as planned under strict health and safety measures and we will continue to stay in touch with our registered candidates via email/SMS if there are any new updates. 

See the registration process for private candidates below:

Step 1: Complete your registration form

When to register

Cambridge Assessment International Education Examinations -  May/June 2021

Complete the online registration by referring the specific subject code list given below in the documents section and submitting it through the "Online Registration Link".

Registration periods

Normal registration period 9 January 2021 to 15 February 2021 
Late Stage 1 registration period 16 February 2021 to 08 April 2021 
Late Stage 2 registration period

09 April 2021 onwards

Late stage 2 registration fee applies for late entry amendments informed to us from 09 April 2021 onwards. These will be processed as off system entries following the approval from the exam board (Refer the information sheet)

For further information on registrations, please access the easy step guide available in the downloads section. 

Step 2: Submit your application form and pay

Private candidates:

  • Payments need to be made online by Visa/ Master card during your online registration process. 
  • In the instance your online payment fails, please send an email to  for advice on an alternate payment method. Please include your candidate details.

Required documents

Once you have completed making your payment online, please email the following to within 2 calendar days from the date of registration. 

  • Payment reference mentioning “Cambridge Exams May/June 2021”, your name and registration reference number in the subject line.
  • Previous results sheets/statement of entries if you are carrying forward the results from previous sessions.

Step 3: Receive your Statement of Entry form

Once you have completed step one and two, you will receive your Statement of Entry and information about your examination by 20 April 2021. If it does not reach you by this date, please contact the British Council to obtain a duplicate Statement of Entry. 

Need to amend your entry? 

You can make amendments to the entry you have made. Please note that amendments are subject to an additional payment as specified in the information sheet.

Step 4: Refund Procedure

Cambridge Refund Procedure


Stage 1

Refunds will be given less an admin fee of LKR 2,000/- per subject.

Stage 2

This service is only available during the exam period. Refunds will be given on medical grounds and should have supporting evidence. 

Approved list of hospitals can be found in the documents section below.

Acceptance/rejection of medical refunds will be at the discretion of the exam board, Cambridge.

Upon approval, British Council will issue the refund, less an administrative fee of Rs. 2,500/- per subject for GCE OL and A/Level

Note: Further guidance on what should contain in a medical will be published prior to the commencement of examination.


Processing period: Please note it will take approximately three months from the local closing date to process the refunds.

Processing period: Please note it will take approximately four months from the local closing date to process approved refunds.

In addition, following fees will not be refunded

Partial refunds will not be processed (registered subject needs to be withdrawn – not individual papers (components))

In addition, the following fees will not be refunded

  • Late fees
  • Practical fee included in the subject fee for Science subjects and ICT subjects,
  • ICT, AICT, Information Technology: LKR 1300 (per practical component)
  • Chemistry, Physics and Biology: LKR 3000.00

For details, please refer to “School Exams Policy” published on our website. Approved list of hospitals to get medical certificates can be found on our website.

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