University exams

A UK higher education from home

Not everyone can travel abroad to pursue their ambition of a degree from a UK university. 

So we're here to help you earn that highly respected qualification, from Britain’s leading universities, without leaving the country.  

We make sure you have a simple and straightforward experience, from the moment you register for the university exam to the day you get your results. 

We’ll look after the whole process, from providing the exam venue and professionally trained supervisors to having your exams processed by the exam board. 

All you need to do is prepare for your exam and turn up on exam day.

Who we partner with

University of London

The University of London is one of the world’s leading academic institutions, recognised internationally as a centre of excellence. It is a federation of 20 world-class colleges and a number of acclaimed institutes. Among the members of staff and alumni are over 55 Nobel prize winners and over 35 past or present Heads of State.

University of London degrees have been accessible to students worldwide through their International Programmes since 1858. Today, University of London has over 40,000 students in more than 180 countries studying for 100 different programmes.

Open University

The Open University (OU) is the United Kingdom’s only university dedicated to distance learning.

Heriot-Watt University

With an international reputation for innovative education, enterprise and leading edge but practical research, Heriot-Watt`s Edinburgh Business School is one of the leading UK institutions for business and industry.

Warwick University

The University of Warwick is one of the UK’s leading universities, with an acknowledged reputation for excellence in research and teaching for innovation and for links with business and industry.

Other UK universities

Re-sit exams (usually held July-September) for all UK universities can be taken at the British Council Lithuania. Please contact your University first to obtain their permission and then send us your application form.

We can also organise other exams on behalf of any UK educational institution on demand. Please contact us for more information.

How do you register?

It’s easy to register for your university exams.

  • First get in touch with your education institution and register your exam directly with them.
  • Once your exam place has been confirmed you should contact us for an application form.
  • You need to do this at least one month before your exam.

How much will it cost?

Our fees do not include costs charged by the exam board. Please get in touch with the board to discuss their costs. 

The following fees are charged for the administration:

Duration of the examination Fee (if paid by the candidate) Fee (if paid by the institution)  
up to 1 hr 45 €* £40*  
up to 2hrs 65 €* £60*  
up to 3hrs or more 90 €* £80*

 

*You will also be required to cover courier expenses (actuals). The total amount can be split between the candidates if more than one candidate is taking the exam.

Disclaimer

The British Council and the examining boards take all reasonable steps to provide continuity of service. Therefore, please understand that we cannot be held responsible for any interruptions caused by circumstances beyond our control. If examinations or their results are disrupted, cancelled or delayed, every effort will be made to resume normal service as soon as possible. The British Council’s liability will be limited to the refund of the registration fee or retesting at a later date.