Edexcel and CIE both have centres around the UK where students can sit their examinations. Students based overseas can sit their examinations at the offices of their nearest British Council or other suitable institution – both of the exam boards have further details on their websites – you may find these links helpful:
It is the parent or guardian’s responsibility to enter a student for examinations and they are responsible for the fee levied by the examination board and the examination centre.
Whilst we do not recommend the use of any particular examination centre, Net School is a learning partner of Tutors and Exams, an assessment and examinations organisation with five centres in the UK. Tutors and Exams provides examination and assessment facilities primarily aimed at private and home educated candidates. The company was established in 2014 by a former Examinations Officer and Awarding Body Manager with over 25 years’ experience in education administration. In those intervening years Tutors and Exams has evolved into a much valued and respected examination venue.Please follow the link below to find out more about their centres.
In Manchester/Cheshire, Net School is pleased to be partnered with Intuition Exam Centre. Intuition Exam Centre is an approved centre for private and home educated candidates, offering Functional Skills, GSCE, IGCSE, AS and A-Level exams with AQA, CIE, Edexcel, OCR and WJEC. They can accommodate approx. 90% of exams and are able to facilitate most NEA components / subjects. They offer marking, moderating and supervision of coursework and more recently, due to Covid, Teacher Assessed Grades. Intuition have two exam centres, based in Manchester and Cheshire. Please follow this link to find out more: www.intuitioncentres.com
In Hertfordshire, Net School is partnered with Top Grades Learning Centre. Top Grades is an established exam centre for private candidates and they offer our students a 10% discount on exam fees. They offer AQA, Edexcel and OCR qualifications including IGCSEs, GCSEs, Functional Skills, AS and A Levels. Top Grades have a reputation amongst the home education community for efficiency as well as a calm and welcoming environment. Top Grades has one centre in St Albans with excellent transport links to London. Please follow the link to find out more https://topgradeslearning.co.uk/