Examination Postponement

The Board accepts postponement of examination on the following scenario:

1.Postponement within acceptable dates

A candidate wishing to withdraw from an examination, may do so in writing and is required to lodge the application to the Board on or before 15th February – for the May examinations and 15th August for the November examinations.In such cases, full fee shall be carried forward to the immediate next examination session.A candidate shall however, be required to fill a fresh examination entry form and submit it before the normal closing date of receiving the application to examination entry.

2.Postponement after the acceptable dates

Application to postpone the examinations which are received after the acceptable dates i.e. after 15th February for May examinations and 15th August shall not be entertained. In such situations, a candidate shall be required to pay afresh all the applicable fees.

3.Postponement on emergence cases.

In case a candidate faces an emergence, the Board shall accept his/her application for postponement if it is lodged with supporting evidence.

Candidate whose application for postponement has been accepted by the Board, shall be required to fill a fresh examination entry form applying for the examination in the next session and not thereafter and lodge it on or before the closing date of receiving the applications.

Half of the fees paid may be carried forward to the next examination session upon application as postponement has been lodged after acceptable dates.

Note: The Board may accept postponement if the candidate postpones all subjects in the registered level and not otherwise.