Session CBE availability

Find out what Applied Skills exams are available on session CBE and when and where you can take them.

Exams available as session CBE

The Performance Management (PM), Taxation UK (TX-UK) Financial Reporting (FR), Audit and Assurance (AA) and Financial Management (FM) exams are delivered by session CBE during our four exam sessions. 

Additionally the LW-GLO and LW-ENG exams are available all year round as on-demand CBEs.  View the full suite of exams offered by on-demand CBEs.

Selected variants of the Corporate and Business Law (LW) and Taxation (TX) exams, plus other exams currently only offered by paper will also be delivered as session CBEs in the future.  

The table below outlines from when these exams will first be available as session CBEs.  At this point they will no longer be available as paper-based exams.

ExamJun 19Dec 19Jun 20Dec 20
TX

TX-CHN

TX-CZE

TX-HUN

TX-MYS

TX-PKN

TX-SGP

TX-CYP

TX-IRL

TX-MLA

TX-MWI

TX-VNM

TX-ZWE

TX-BWA

TX-HKG

TX-LSO

TX-POL

TX-ROM

TX-RUS

TX-ZAF

 
LW

LW-MYS

LW-SGP

LW-CYP

LW-IRL

LW-MLA

LW-VNM

LW-ZWE

LW-BWA

LW-HKG

LW-LSO

LW-RUS

LW-ZAF

 
FTX  

FTX-LSO

FTX-SGP

FTX-UK

FTX-MYS
FAU FAU  
FFM FFM  
DipIFR   DipIFR

Location availability

Use the searchable table below to find out when and where you can take the Applied Skills session CBEs and when the paper-based equivalents will be made unavailable at each location. 

To book a session CBE, you use our online exam booking system available on the Plan and Book exams page.

LocationCitySession CBEs launching100% CBE (paper exams removed)
AfghanistanKabulJun-18Dec-18
AlbaniaTiranaSep-18Dec-18
Anguilla AnguillaJun-19Jun-19
Antigua and BarbudaSt JohnsSep-18Dec-18
ArgentinaBuenos AiresDec-18Dec-18
ArmeniaYerevanSep-18Dec-18
AustraliaAucklandJun-19Jun-19
AustraliaMelbourneJun-19Jun-19
AustraliaSydneyMar-19Jun-19
AzerbaijanBakuSep-18Mar-19
BahamasNassauJun-19Jun-19
BahrainBahrainJun-18Dec-18
BangladeshChittagongDec-17Jun-18
BangladeshDhakaJun-17Jun-18
BangladeshRajshahiSep-18Jun-18
BangladeshSylhetMar-18Jun-18
BarbadosSt MichaelSep-17Sep-18
BarbadosBridgetonSep-18Sep-18
BelarusMinskJune-19Jun-19
BelizeBelizeJun-19Jun-19
BelgiumBrusselsJun-19Jun-19
Bosnia and HerzegovinaSarajevoJun-19Jun-19
BotswanaFrancistownSep-18Sep-18
BotswanaGaboroneSep-17Sep-18
BrazilSao PauloJun-18Jun-18
Brunei DarussalamBruneiJune-19Jun-19
BulgariaSofiaSep-18Dec-18
CambodiaPhnom PenhDec-17Jun-18
CameroonBueaSep-18Mar-19
CameroonDoualaJun-19Jun-19
CameroonYaoundeJun-19Jun-19
CanadaTorontoDec-18Jun-19
Cayman IslandsGrand CaymanSep-18Dec-18
ChinaBaodingDec-17Mar-18
ChinaBeijingSep-16Mar-18
ChinaChangsha CityDec-16Mar-18
ChinaChangchunJun-19Jun-19
ChinaChangzhouJun-19Jun-19
ChinaCheng DuSep-16Mar-18
ChinaChongqingDec-17Mar-18
ChinaDalianJun-17Mar-18
ChinaFuzhouJun-19Jun-19
ChinaGuangzhouDec-16Mar-18
ChinaGuiyangSep-18Sep-18
ChinaHaikouSep-17Mar-18
ChinaHangzhouDec-16Mar-18
ChinaHarbinJun-17Mar-18
ChinaHefeiSep-17Mar-18
ChinaHohhotSep-18Mar-18
ChinaJinhuaMar-18Mar-18
ChinaKunmingSep-17Mar-18
ChinaLanzhouMar-18Mar-18
ChinaMianyangJun-17Mar-18
ChinaNanchangDec-16Mar-18
ChinaNanjingDec-16Mar-18
ChinaNanningDec-17Mar-18
ChinaNingboDec-17Mar-18
ChinaQingdaoJun-17Mar-18
ChinaQiuhuangdao  
ChinaShandongJun-17Mar-18
ChinaShanghaiSep-16Mar-18
ChinaShenyangJun-17Mar-18
ChinaShenzhenJun-17Mar-18
ChinaShijiazhuangSep-18Sep-18
ChinaSongjiangJun-17Mar-18
ChinaSuzhou CityJun-17Mar-18
ChinaTianjinJun-17Mar-18
ChinaWu XiSep-17Mar-18
ChinaWuhanDec-16Mar-18
ChinaXiamenDec-16Mar-18
ChinaXi'anDec-16Mar-18
ChinaXinjiangMarch-18Mar-18
ChinaYantaiDec-17Mar-18
ChinaZhengzhouDec-17Mar-18
ChinaZhenjiangSep-16Mar-18
ChinaZhuhaiSep-17Mar-18
ChinaXinjiangMar-18Mar-18
ColombiaBogotaJun-18Jun-18
CroatiaZagrebJune-19Jun-19
CyprusLimassolJun-18Sep-18
CyprusNicosiaSep-17Sep-18
Czech RepublicBrnoMar-17Mar-18
Czech RepublicPragueSep-16Mar-18
DominicaRoseauMar-19Mar-19
EgyptCairoJun-19Jun-19
EritreaAsmaraJun-19Jun-19
EthiopiaAddis AbabaDec-18Jun-19
Falkland IslandsStanleyJun-19Jun-19
FranceParisJun-19Jun-19
GambiaBanjulJun-19Jun-19
GeorgiaTbilisiDec-18Jun-19
GermanyCologneJun-19Jun-19
GermanyFrankfurtJun-19Jun-19
GermanyHamburgJun-19Jun-19
GermanyMunichJun-19Jun-19
GhanaAccraDec-17Dec-18
GhanaCape CoastDec-18Dec-18
GhanaKumasiSep-18Dec-18
GhanaTakoradiJun-18Dec-18
GibraltarGibraltarJun-19Jun-19
GreeceAthensSep-17Sep-18
GreeceThessalonikiSep-18Sep-18
GrenadaSt George'sDec-18Mar-19
GuyanaGeorgetownDec-17Jun-18
Hong KongHong KongJun-18Dec-18
HungaryBudapestSep-16Mar-18
IndiaAhmedabadMar-18Mar-19
IndiaMangaloreSep-18Sep-18
IndiaBangaloreDec-16Dec-18
IndiaCalcuttaDec-18Mar-19
IndiaCalicutDec-18Dec-18
IndiaChandigarhSep-18Mar-19
IndiaChennai (Madras)Dec-16Jun-18
IndiaCochinSep-16Sep-18
IndiaHyderabad (India)Sep-18Mar-19
IndiaJaipurSep-18Mar-19
IndiaLucknowDec-18Dec-18
IndiaMumbai (Bombay)Dec-17Mar-19
IndiaNew DelhiDec-16Mar-19
IndiaPuneSep-18Mar-19
IndiaTrivandrumDec-18Dec-18
IndonesiaJakartaSep-18Dec-18
IndonesiaSurabayaDec-18Dec-18
IndonesiaYogyakartaDec-18Dec-18
IrelandAthloneMar-18Mar-18
IrelandCorkDec-17Mar-18
IrelandDublinSep-16Mar-18
IrelandGalwayMar-18Mar-18
IrelandLetterkennyJun-18Mar-18
IrelandLimerickDec-17Mar-18
IrelandSligoMar-18Mar-18
IrelandTraleeJun-18Mar-18
IrelandWaterfordJun-18Mar-18
ItalyMilanJun-19Jun-19
ItalyRomeJun-19Jun-19
JamaicaKingstonDec-17Jun-18
JamaicaMontego BayJun-18Jun-18
JordanAmmanDec-18Dec-18
KazakhstanAlmatyJun-17Jun-18
KazakhstanAstanaMar-18Jun-18
KazakhstanAtyrauMar-18Jun-18
KenyaKisumuJun-19Jun-19
KenyaNairobiDec-17Dec-18
KenyaMombassa Sep-18Dec-18
Korea, Republic ofSeoulJun-19June-19
KuwaitKuwaitSep-18Jun-19
KyrgyzstanBishkekDec-18Dec-18 
LatviaRigaSep-18Dec-18
LesothoMaseruMar-18Mar-19
LithuaniaVilniusSep-18Dec-18
LuxembourgLuxembourgJun-19Jun-19
MacauMacauDec-18Dec-18
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic ofSkopjeJun-19Jun-19
MalawiBlantyreMar-18Mar-19
MalawiLilongweJun-18Mar-19
MalaysiaAlor SetarJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaKuala LumpurJun-18Jun-19
MalaysiaIpohJun-18Jun-19
MalaysiaJohor BahruJun-18Jun-19
MalaysiaKluangJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaKota KinabaluJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaKuala TerengganuJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaKuantanJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaKuchingJun-18Jun-19
MalaysiaMelakaJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaMiriJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaPulau PinangJun-18Jun-19
MalaysiaSegamatJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaSelangorJun-18Jun-19
MalaysiaSerembanJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaSibuJun-19Jun-19
MalaysiaTangkakJun-19Jun-19
MaldivesMaleDec-18Jun-19
MaltaMaltaJun-17Jun-18
MauritiusPlaines WilhemsDec-17Dec-18
MauritiusPort LouisJun-18Dec-18
Moldova, Republic ofChisinauSep-18Dec-18
MongoliaUlaanbaatarSep-18Dec-18
MozambiqueMaputoJun-19Jun-19

Myanmar

 

MandalayDec-18Dec-18
MyanmarYangonJun-18Dec-18
NamibiaWindhoekJun-19Jun-19
NepalKathmanduJun-17Jun-18
NetherlandsAmsterdamJun-19Jun-19
New ZealandAucklandJun-19Jun-19
NigeriaAbujaJun-18Mar-19
NigeriaIbadanDec-18Mar-19
NigeriaIIorinJun-19Jun-19
NigeriaKadunaSep-18Mar-19
NigeriaKanoMar-19Mar-19
NigeriaLagosMar-18Mar-19
NigeriaPort HarcourtDec-18Mar-19
NigeriaWarriDec-18Mar-19
OmanMuscatDec-17Jun-18
PakistanFaisalabadDec-16Mar-18
PakistanGujranwalaJun-17Mar-18
PakistanHyderabadMar-18Mar-18
PakistanIslamabadDec-16Mar-18
PakistanKarachiMar-17Mar-18
PakistanLahoreDec-16Mar-18
PakistanMultanMar-17Mar-18
PakistanPeshawarMar-17Mar-18
PakistanSialkotMar-18Mar-18
Palastinian Territory, OccupiedGazaJun-19Jun-19
Palastinian Territory, OccupiedRamallahJun-19Jun-19
PhilippinesManilaDec-18Dec-18
PolandGdanskJun-18Jun-18
PolandKrakowMar-18Jun-18
PolandPoznanJun-18Jun-18
PolandWarsawJun-17Jun-18
PolandWroclawJun-18Jun-18
QatarDohaDec-18Jun-19
RomaniaBucharestJun-17Jun-18
RomaniaClujJun-18Jun-18
RomaniaIasiJun-18Jun-18
RomaniaTimisoaraJun-18Jun-18
Russian FederationEkaterinburgSep-18Dec-18
Russian FederationKazanSep-18Dec-18
Russian FederationKrasnodarJun-19Jun-19
Russian FederationKrasnoyarskJun-19Jun-19
Russian FederationMoscowDec-17Dec-18
Russian FederationNizhny NovgorodSep-18Dec-18
Russian FederationNovosibirskSep-18Dec-18
Russian FederationPermDec-18Dec-18
Russian FederationRostov on DonDec-18Dec-18
Russian FederationSt PetersburgJun-18Dec-18
Russian FederationTogliattiJun-19Jun-19
Russian FederationUfaDec-18Dec-18
Russian FederationVladivostockDec-18Dec-18
Russian FederationVoronezhJun-19Jun-19
RwandaKigaliDec-18Jun-19
Saint KittsSaint Kitts and NevisJun-19Jun-19
Saint LuciaSt LuciaSep-18Mar-19
Saint Vincent & the GrenadinesKingstownMar-19Mar-19
Saint Vincent & the GrenadinesSt VincentDec-18Mar-19
Saudi ArabiaAl KhobarJun-18Jun-18
Saudi ArabiaJeddahDec-17Jun-18
Saudi ArabiaRiyadhJun-18Jun-18
SerbiaBelgradeJun-18Dec-18
SeychellesMaheJun-19Jun-19
Sierra LeoneFreetownDec-18Jun-19
SingaporeSingaporeSep-17Sep-18
SlovakiaBratislavaSep-16Mar-18
SlovakiaKosiceJun-18Mar-18
SloveniaLjubljanaDec-18Dec-18
SomaliaMogadishuJun-19Jun-19
South AfricaBloemfonteinJun-19Jun-19
South AfricaCape TownSep-18Sep-18
South AfricaDurbanSep-18Sep-18
South AfricaJohannesburgSep-17Sep-18
South Africa

 

East London

 

Jun-19Jun-19
South AfricaPort ElizabethJun-19Jun-19
South AfricaPolokwaneJun-19Jun-19
South AfricaPretoriaJun-18Sep-18
Sri LankaColomboSep-16Mar-18
SurinameSurinameJun-19Jun-19
SwazilandMbabaneSep-18Mar-19
SwitzerlandBerneJun-19Jun-19
SwitzerlandGenevaJun-19Jun-19
Taiwan RegionTaipeiJun-19Jun-19
Tanzania, United Republic ofDar Es SalaamDec-18Jun-19
Trinidad and TobagoChaguanasJun-18Jun-18
Trinidad and TobagoChamps FleursSep-18Sep-18
Trinidad and TobagoPort of SpainMar-18Jun-18
Trinidad and TobagoSan FernandoJun-17Jun-18
Trinidad and TobagoTobagoJun-18Jun-18
Trinidad and TobagoTunapunaJun-17Jun-18
TurkeyIstanbulDec-18Dec-18
UgandaKampalaDec-17Dec-18
UkraineKyivSep-17Sep-18
United Arab EmiratesAbu DhabiJun-17Mar-18
United Arab EmiratesDubaiSep-16Mar-18
United KingdomAberdeenDec-17Mar-18
United KingdomBelfastMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomBirminghamDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomBournemouthMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomBrightonJun-17Mar-18
United KingdomBristolDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomCardiffDec-17Mar-18
United KingdomChelmsfordDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomCoventryMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomDouglasDec-17Mar-18
United KingdomEdinburghDec-17Mar-18
United KingdomGlasgowDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomGuernseyMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomHullMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomInvernessMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomJerseyDec-17Mar-18
United KingdomKirkcaldyJun-18Mar-18
United KingdomLeedsDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomLeicesterMar-17Mar-18
United kingdomLerwicktbcMar-18
United KingdomLiverpoolJun-17Mar-18
United KingdomLondonSep-16Mar-18
United KingdomManchesterDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomNewcastleJun-17Mar-18
United KingdomNorwichDec-17Mar-18
United KingdomNottinghamSep-17Mar-18
United KingdomOrpingtonDec-18Mar-19
United KingdomPeterboroughMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomPlymouthMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomPrestonDec-17Mar-18
United KingdomReadingDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomRedruthMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomSouthamptonSep-17Mar-18
United KingdomStevenageDec-16Mar-18
United KingdomSwanseaMar-18Mar-18
United KingdomWatfordMar-18Mar-18
USANew York, NYJun-19Jun-19
USAWashington DC Jun-19Jun-19
UzbekistanTashkentSep-18Dec-18
Viet NamHanoiDec-17Jun-18
Viet NamHo Chi Minh CityJun-17Jun-18
Virgin Islands, BritishTortolaJun-19Jun-19
ZambiaChingolaSep-18Sep-18
ZambiaKalulushiSep-18Sep-18
ZambiaLusakaSep-17Sep-18
ZambiaKitweSep-18Sep-18
ZambiaNdolaSep-18Sep-18
ZimbabweBulawayoJun-18Mar-19
ZimbabweHarareMar-18Mar-19