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Key dates

Key dates in the CIPFA student calendar

Enrol on a course

Course bookings for the spring term are now open. To enrol on a course, please visit our CETC courses.

Download your class timetable

For course dates, please visit CETC courses.

View upcoming exam dates

Download 2021 exam dates:

Book your exam

CIPFA hosts four exam sessions per year to accommodate our students' busy schedules. We have the following booking windows for each of these exam sessions:

2021 exam sessions Booking window
01 - 05 March 18 January - 29 January
07 - 11 June 15 March - 23 April
06 - 10 September 05 July - 30 July
06 - 10 December 13 September - 22 October

Apply for special arrangements

Special arrangements allow students with learning, physical, social and health needs to sit our exams with reasonable modifications. Applications can be made from the moment you book your exam to the deadlines outlined below.

2021 exam sessions Deadline
March 29 January
June 23 April
September 30 July
December 22 October

Students looking to apply for special arrangements after the deadline should contact

Review your candidate admission mailing

Ahead of your exam, you will be emailed important information regarding your booking.

2021 exam sessions Mailing day
March 16 February
June 25 May
September 24 August
December 23 November

Download advance material for the SCS exam

Advance material for the Strategic Case Study can be downloaded from our exams page four weeks before the exam.

Access your results

Results are published to Calibrand and MyCIPFA five weeks after the exam session.

2021 exam sessions Results day
March 09 April
June 16 July
September 15 October
December 21 January