Students sitting their university exams

We work closely with universities, colleges and educational institutions in the UK and can make arrangements to administer examinations, resits and admissions tests in Greece for candidates who cannot travel to the UK.

Why take or resit a university examination with us?

We will make all the necessary arrangements for the local delivery of your exam, including:

  • compliance with the regulations of each university, educational institution or professional organisation
  • arrangement of a suitable venue with appropriate facilities
  • receipt of your exam materials and their secure storage
  • dispatch of scripts via a reputable international courier to ensure safe and traceable delivery.

Please note that we are unable to provide facilities for examinations that have a practical component.

University examinations

University of London

University of London exam registrations for Undergraduate Laws will open on 5 February and close on 28 February, late registrations will begin on 15 March until 27 March. Exams will take place in Athens. 

You can find a how to guide and instructions on how to register below: 

You can register through here : Registration & Payment Platform

Open University

You can take your Open University exam with us. Please contact us for details.

For the most up-to-date information about examinations run by the Open University, visit their website.


If you cannot travel to the UK to resit an examination, you should apply to your university or college to take the resit with us either in Athens or Thessaloniki.

Your institution will give us your examination details and timetable.

Please note that you must contact us to confirm your examination time and venue and pay the local exam fee at least five days prior to the date of your first exam.

Admissions Tests

We administer several subject-specific admissions tests for the University of Cambridge and the University of Oxford on request:

  • BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT)
  • English Literature Admissions Test (ELAT)
  • History Aptitude Test (HAT)
  • Mathematics Aptitude Test (MAT)
  • Physics Aptitude Test (PAT)
  • Sixth Term Examination Paper (STEP)
  • Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA)

These tests take place once per year. For more information about the tests, test dates and how to register, please visit:


We charge local fees to cover all costs related to the administration of the exams and the dispatch of scripts to the institution by courier.

Examination Fees
University exams €154 per paper
Resits €154 per paper
Admissions tests €245 per test

How to pay

Fees are payable by direct deposit to the British Council Alpha Βank account:

1150 0200 2018 908 (IBAN: GR05 0140 1150 1150 0200 2018 908)

Please quote the name of the candidate and university in the Αιτιολογία' field on the deposit slip (e.g. Papadopoulos, Bradford).

To confirm that you have made the payment, please send us a copy of the deposit slip by fax or email at least five days before your examination.


For information regarding your examination results, please contact your university.

Contact us

Customer Services
British Council
17 Kolonaki Square
106 73 Athens
Telephone +30 210 369 2333
Fax +30 210 363 0481