Cambridge International Examinations
Candidate Information Flyer - ABUDHABI
Registration schedule - CIE October/November 2012
November November Registration timings
1 time entries Re-take entries
Regular registrations 1st July – 9th August 14 August – 13 Sept Abu Dhabi
1 level penalty stage
12th August – 30 August N/A Sun – Thurs Dubai
rd nd th th th 9:00 am - 4:00pm Sun – Thurs
3 level penalty stage 2 Sept – 20 Sept 16 Sept – 25 Sept Ramadan timings 8:00 am - 8:00pm
Sun – Thurs Saturdays
09:00am – 3.00pm 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Registration at VAC Ramadan Timings
Modified Papers th
Deadline 16 August 2012
(A3 unmodified only)
Khalidiya Tower Sun - Thurs
Level 02 Regal 08:00am – 6:00pm
showroom bldg. Saturdays
Call centre 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Entry requirements and procedures
To register, you should visit the British Council / registration office (VAC) in person with your valid original passport, a passport photocopy
and 3 recent photographs(not more than 6 months old) with your name on the reverse. You will have to complete the application form
and pay the registration fees. Registration fees can be paid in cash or by credit card. You may complete the application and authorise
someone to submit the same on your behalf along with the relevant documents.
A candidate can only register with one centre/exam board for any given session. British Council is not responsible for any timetable
clash that may occur as a result of registering for more than one centre/exam board for any given session and the British Council reserves
the right to disqualify such a candidate from taking the examination. If you have registered with the British Council for the same
session at an earlier date, the receipt should be shown to the customer services staff and a copy of the same should be
attached to your amendment form.
Candidates applying for special consideration must submit a detailed medical report which is no more than 2 years old from date of issue
along with a Special Consideration application form by the above set deadline. Please note that candidates need to reapply for each
School candidates studying for IGCSE should follow a 2 year course of study, with the examinations normally taking place at
the end of Year 10 or later. Students studying for A Level should follow a 2 year course of study, with the AS level examinations
normally taking place at the end of Year 11 or later and the A2 examinations at the end of Year 12 or later. Please obtain a copy
of the NOC letter which needs to be submitted to the British Council along with this application.
Statement of Entry
Please ensure that the Statement of Entry is collected by 28th September 2012 for those who have registered for CIE exams
through British Council.
Kindly visit www.cie.org.uk or www.cambridgestudents.org.uk in order to access the timetable and syllabus for this session.
Examinations Results and Certificates
Candidates must come in person to collect Statement of Results which will be available end of January 2013.
Certificates are received 2 months after the Statement of Results are received, and must be collected in person.
If you would like your parent/guardian to collect your statement of entry on your behalf please provide them with an authorisation letter
along with the original receipt.
If you would like your parent/guardian to collect your Results/ Certificates on your behalf please provide them with an authorisation letter
along with the original SOE.
Fees are neither refundable nor transferable
Private candidates should be aware that as per the local Ministry of Education and Youth (MoEY) regulations,
Certificates from the British Council will not be endorsed by the MoEY.
The current examination fees in dirhams are as Regular entries + Late entry Fee for entry amendments/
Venue charges fees change of options
IGCSE fee per subject/syllabus AED 650
GCE O level per subject/syllabus AED 405
GCE A level per subject/syllabus (without practical and/ or
GCE Advanced Subsidiary/A2 level per subject/syllabus AED 495
Fees for each oral examination (exclusive of the subject fees) AED 275
Candidate fee (single payment for each session that a
candidate enters for GCE syllabuses)
Venue fees per subject AED 60
Regular Stage AED 120 per amendment
1 level penalty – late fee (per subject) AED 190 AED 190 per amendment
3 level penalty – late fee (per subject) AED 400 AED 425 per amendment
Please note, if there are any subjects without coursework, practical or orals which are not in the application and you would like to
apply for, please contact 600529995
* Oral examinations – Abu Dhabi
IGCSE English as a Second Language (0510), oral examination will be held on 6th October 2012. The exact date and time for your
speaking test will be mentioned on your Statement of Entry and Venue Notice.
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