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Mat Wright

The British Council is a global leading examinations administrator. We organise exams on behalf of a number of UK and international universities and institutes that cover a wide range of academic and vocational subjects.

Open University
University College London
King’s College London
University of Leeds
Heriot-Watt University
Manchester Business School
Durham University
University of Sheffield

Deakin University
Charles Sturt University

University of South Africa
Massey University

How can I sit an examination at the British Council?

Please download the Registration Process Flowchart first.
If you would like to sit an examination at British Council in Japan, please inform your university, college or institute of the following details.

  1. The British Council can only conduct paper-based tests.
  2. All the examinations will be held during our office hours which are from Monday to Friday (except national holidays), starting at 10:00 or 14:00 (Japan local time).
    Apart from the fee to the university, you will need to pay the local fee to British Council to cover our cost.

Administrative Fee
20,000 yen (excluding tax) (per candidate & per exam period)
Paper Fee
10,000 yen (excluding tax) (2hrs or more exam)

5,000 yen (excluding tax) (less than 2 hrs exam per paper)