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Do you want to further your career by taking an exam for a UK professional, vocational or university qualification? You can take exams for a range of qualifications awarded by UK professional bodies in areas such as accountancy and marketing with us. You can also take exams for UK medical qualifications, UK vocational qualifications and for degrees and diplomas awarded by UK universities. 

Some of the organisations we administer exams for are listed below. Click on the links to find out more about the qualifications they offer.  You should then contact your local British Council office to confirm that the exam you are interested in is available in your country.

AAT

Association of Accounting Technicians

ABE

Association of Business Executives

ABRSM

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music

ACCA

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

ACT

Association of Corporate Treasurers

AIA

Association of International Accountants

APMG

APMG International

AQA

Assessment and Qualifications Alliance

BCS

BCS - Chartered Institute for IT

BSC

British Safety Council

ATS

Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing Service

CAA

Civil Aviation Authority

CFA

Chartered Financial Analysts Institute

CII

Chartered Insurance Institute

CIM

Chartered Institute of Marketing

CIMA

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

CIPD

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

CIPS

Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

CISI

Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment

CIOT

Chartered Institute of Taxation 

C&G

City and Guilds

GEM-A

Gemmological Association of Great Britain

GMC

General Medical Council

Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

ICAEW

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales

ICS

Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers

IOE

Institute of Export

IFA

Institute of Financial Accountants

IFS

Institute of Financial Services

IMIS

Institute for the Management of Information Systems

IFoA

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries

IoLET

Chartered Institute of Linguists

LCCI

LCCI International Qualifications

MRCP(UK)

Membership of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom

MRS

Market Research Society

NCC

NCC Education

NEBOSH

National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health

Pearson

Pearson BTEC

RAD

Royal Academy of Dance

RCS Edinburgh

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

RCS England

Royal College of Surgeons of England

RCPS Glasgow

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

RSS

Royal Statistical Society

TCL

Trinity College London

UCEM

University College of Estate Management

UoL

University of London International Programmes