Book an exam

Booking your ACCA exams online is quick and easy. Here you'll find links to the booking systems as well as some other need-to-know information about exam progression rules, changing a booked exam, and arranging additional support.

How to book your exam

On-demand exams

On-demand exams are booked directly with our exam partners. Use the exam availability and booking table to search for your location and book your on-demand exam. 

Session exams

Use our online booking platform to book centre or remote session exams. These exams take place during our March, June, September and December exam sessions.

Book your session exam

You can enter for these exams as long as you have no other fees outstanding.

Remote or centre exam

Not sure whether to book a remote or centre exam? Use our decision tree tool to help you decide which format to take.

Access the exam format decision tree tool


Video: How to book, amend and cancel your centre-based CBEs

Session exam fees and booking deadlines

Each exam session has a standard and a late booking deadline with associated exam fees in place during each entry period. We strongly recommended booking during the standard entry period to pay the lowest exam fees.

View current exam fees 

View exam entry deadlines

View, cancel and amend session exam booking

Once you have booked a session exam, you can view the booking details, change or cancel the booking.  Any changes or cancellations must be made before the standard entry deadline, and should you choose to cancel your booking you exam fee will be credited to your account.  

View upcoming deadlines

Changes or cancellations made after the standard entry deadline are not permitted and your exam fee will not be credited to your account.

View, cancel or amend your exam booking

Learn more about when you can withdraw from an exam

Exam regulations and progression rules

The following exam entry regulations apply for session exams:

  • all deadlines for exam entry are midnight UK time
  • you cannot amend exam entries that were submitted during the late entry period
  • we apply progression rules to help students progress through the qualification.  We recommend you read the exam progression rules before entering.

By entering for exams you agree to be bound by the examination Rules and regulations