Pearson Edexcel


Pearson Edexcel school examinations will be held as planned, with additional health and safety measures. Registrations for May/June 2022 series will open soon. 

See the registration process for private candidates below:

Step 1: Complete your registration form

Pearson Edexcel International Examinations (Updated in October 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.

Qualification - the type of entry Start  End
IAL & IGCSE normal registration period  05 October 2021  13 October 2021
IAL & IGCSE Stage 1 late registration period 14 October 2021  11 November 2021
IAL & IGCSE Stage 2 late registration period 12 November 2021 10 December 2021

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 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 “Pearson Edexcel January 2022”, your name and registration reference number in the subject line.
  • Previous result sheets/statement of entries if you are applying for cash-in/s.

Statement of entry

Once you have completed step one and two, the statement of entry for IAL/IGCSE should reach you by 25 November 2021. If it does not reach you by this date, please contact British Council using the information given on the contact details section.

If there is an error in your name or date of birth on the statement of entry in comparison to your identification document, please inform us as soon as you receive the statement of entry to avoid ID verification issues on the exam date.

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. 


Pearson Edexcel IAL and IGCSE Refund Procedure


Stage 1 Deadline

Stage 2 Deadline (Medical Refunds)


14 October 2021

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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