Information regarding examinations

As an examination centre accredited by Pearson Edexcel und Cambridge Assessment International Education, we conduct IGCSE and IAL examinations three times a year. We accept registrations from our own students as well as from external students.

Exams are held in summer, autumn and winter. Dates can vary slightly from year to year. For the exact timetables, please consult Pearson Edexcel or Cambridge Assessment International Education.

Examination dates 2020/2021:

Examination Examination window Registration deadline*
Autumn 2020 October / November  
Winter 2021 December / January 15 October 2020
Summer 2021 April / May / June 15 February 2021
Autumn 2021 October / November Mid-August 2021

*All dates are subject to changes. Please get in touch with the examination centre well in advance.


Address of examination centre
Academia International School
Steinentorstrasse 30
4051 Basel

Starting in 2021, examinations can also be taken at our school in Zurich.

Further information regarding examinations and registration can be found in the following documents of the Joint Council of Qualifications (JCQ) and Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE):

JCQ information for candidates

JCQ notice to candidates

CAIE notice to candidates

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