Overseas Resit Exams

Overseas Exams

For students who would like to take resit or deferred present in person exams in their home country.

If you have a permanent home address outside of the UK you may be able to take exams in your home country during the three exam periods.


SemesterExam DatesApplication OpensApplication Closes
Semester One 10 January to 21 January 2022 N/A N/A
Semester Two 19 May to 10 June 2022 N/A N/A
August 22 August to 2 September 2022 TBC TBC

You must sit your exams in British Council offices which are established and reliable exam centres. Check the British Council website for addresses and contact information.

If your country does not have a British Council office, you may be able to sit at an alternative venue. Check our List of Permitted Overseas Exam Venues (Excel: 17kb) for your nearest options. If your preferred venue is not on this list, contact the Exams Office to enquire further.

Exam Rules

The same rules apply to all exams whether they are held on or off campus. Full Off-Campus Assessment Policy details (PDF: 315kb) are available.