Pearson Edexcel


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

Pearson Edexcel International Examinations - January 2021

Complete the online registration by referring the Unit, option and cash-in codes and availability list given in the Registration Information Manual (section 3.2) and submitting it through the Online Registration Link.  For further details, please refer to the Registration Information Manual.

The Registration Information Manual can be downloaded from the downloads section on the bottom of this page.

Registration deadlines for Pearson Edexcel International - January 2021 are given below.

Qualification - the type of entry Start  End
IAL and IGCSE normal registration period 08 October 2020 19 October 2020
IAL and IGCSE Stage 1 Late penalty registration period* 20 October 2020 15 November 2020
IAL and IGCSE  Stage 2 Late penalty registration period* 16 November 2020 15 December 2020

Do I need to make any special arrangements?

Find out about our special arrangements for exams

Step 2: Submit your application form and pay

Private Candidates

Payments needs 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 the candidate details.


Online payment method

Private candidates

  • Fees can be paid online via credit card/debit card (Visa and Master only)

Required documents

Candidates selected online payment method:

You need to email the following to within 2 calendar days from the date of registration. 

  • Previous results sheets/statement of entries if you are applying for cash-in/s
  • Letter of consent from the head of the school (applicable only if you are studying in private or international schools)

Please mention “Pearson Edexcel” and your name and registration reference number in the subject line. 

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 venues approximately three weeks before your exams.

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 registration information manual.

Step 4: Refund Procedure

Pearson Edexcel IAL and IGCSE Refund Procedure


Stage 1 Deadline

Stage 2 Deadline (Medical Refunds)


15 October 2020

Within five working days after the first missed test date

(Please refer to the British Council website for the British Council approved refund policy)



NOTE: We thoroughly advise you to read the refund policy (section 4 in the Registration Informational Manual) before completing your registration. 

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