The January examination dates for the academic year 2014/15 are 19 - 30 January 2015. The timetable for these examinations will be available from November.
The summer examination dates for the academic year 2014/15 are 26 May - 05 June 2015. The timetable for these examinations will be available on the website from late February.
The resit examination dates for the academic year 2014/15 are Thursday 13 - Saturday 22 August 2015. Please note that exams could take place on Saturday 23 August. The timetable for these examinations will be available on the website from early August. Please do not arrange holiday during these dates until you are sure that you will not have a resit exam. There is no cost for resit examinations taken in Bournemouth. For information on taking resit examinations overseas please go to the Resit Examinations page.
Ambassador Suite & President Suite
The Carrington House Hotel, Knyveton Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3QQ.
The hotel car park is quite small & operates on a first come first serve parking basis. The car parking is free of charge and can not be booked in advance. There are alternative public pay & display car parks near the hotel. For more information visit the Carrington House Hotel website.
Citygate Auditorium & Youth Room
Citygate Centre, 138a Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth, BH8 8AS
Please note: the Citygate Centre is situated next to Dorchester House, opposite Bournemouth train station, the U1 bus stops directly outside the entrance. There is no parking available at the Citygate Centre, but there are pay & display car parks nearby; see the Citygate website for more information. Please do NOT use Halfords or Staples car parks as these are for customers only, there are also time limits & charges for the ASDA car park.
If you are, or feel you may be, entitled to additional learning support for your exams please follow the link for more information. There are deadlines in November and March for applying for exam support.
Your exams will be at the same date and start time as the rest of your cohort but you will be allocated a different room. You will be personally notified of the room for your exam approximately 3 weeks before your exam.
If you need to resit your exams overseas you must arrange them with your local office of the British Council or a higher education institution with English speaking staff. Please note that at least 10 days notice is required to perform overseas exams.
Once you have obtained the local permission you will need to complete the online overseas exam form.
You will receive an auto-response reply to your request and arrangements will be made for the exam materials to be emailed to your overseas exam centre shortly prior to the exam(s) taking place. If you have any queries with regard to your exam(s) overseas, please email Avril Cooper accordingly.
Please note that you will be responsible for the payment of any charges that will be incurred at your exam centre.