The British Council in Japan is a registered examination centre delivering Edexcel – International GCSEs and International Advanced Levels examinations to private candidates.

To find out more about the qualifications, please visit the Edexcel website.
Please be aware that subjects written below are not held in the British Council in Japan.

  • Speaking/Oral Test
  • Practical Test
  • Any Coursework
  • Any subjects which private candidates are not allowed to take

*Please note that we are not able to accommodate for papers scheduled outside our office hours or when the office is closed (Saturdays, Sundays and Japanese National Holidays).

*Please refer to the Edexcel's website or contact us for subjects available.


Exam Periods

Written examinations are held twice a year.

  • Application deadline for June Exam Series: 15 March 2019
  • Application deadline for October Exam Series: 28 August 2019 

The deadline is subject to change each year. Please visit the Edexcel's website or contact us for more details.


Exam Fees

Course Options and Price List (PDF 191KB)
*Price quoted includes local fee covering British Council cost and board fee for Edexcel

Please contact us for further information.


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