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2017 important exam deadlines


The following information is applicable to candidates wishing to sit CII examinations during 2017. For candidates enrolling for coursework assessed units please refer to the relevant handbooks http://www.cii.co.uk/qualifications/qualification-information/coursework/ or for mixed assessment follow: http://www.cii.co.uk/qualifications/diploma-in-insurance-qualification/ and select appropriate M unit from the right hand list.

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Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Insurance

. . Apr 2017 exams

Oct 2017 exams

Last date for continuous assessment assignments to be with tutors UK & International 10 Mar 17 15 Sep 17
Closing date for your exam entry and payment to reach the CII at normal fee (changes to exam entries, etc. not accepted after these dates) UK & International 22 Feb 17 30 Aug 17
At late entry fee UK & International 17 Mar 17 22 Sep 17
Exam entry confirmation * Dispatched within seven working days from receipt of application
Receive your exam admission permit * Dispatched ten days before exams begin or six weeks for non-UK applicants
Exam sittings UK & International

03-05 Apr 17

09-11 Oct 17
Exam results released online** at www.cii.co.uk/results and posted to candidates.
Results are sent by 1st class post on the date shown.
Please allow five days for delivery to a UK address and 14 days for a non-UK address.

UK exam centres (Diploma/Advanced Diploma units except 590)

02 Jun 17 08 Dec 17
UK exam centres - unit 590 09 Jun 17 15 Dec 17
International exam centres (Diploma/Advanced Diploma units) 09 Jun 17 15 Dec 17
International exam centres (Certificate units) 12 May 17 17 Nov 17
Entry for the next exam You do not have to wait for your results before entering for an exam in the next session

* Please contact Customer Service if you do not receive these, either by emailing admissionpermitenquiries@cii.co.uk or calling 020 8989 8464. When you receive your admission permit you MUST check whether any change has been made in the date or times of the exam for which you have entered and that the exam shown on your permit is the one that you intend to sit. If there is any discrepancy you should contact Customer Service immediately. You MUST read this document and all associated information before sitting your exam.

Diploma in Regulated Financial Planning - R06

Jan 2017 exams Apr 2017 exams Jul 2017 exams Oct 2017 exams
Exam entry
Closing date for your exam entry and payment to reach the CII at normal fee

16 Dec 16

22 Feb 17

02 Jun 17

30 Aug 17
At late entry fee
03 Jan 17

17 Mar 17

16 Jun 17

22 Sep 17
Exam entry confirmation* Dispatched within seven working days from receipt of application
Exam sittings
16 Jan 17

03 Apr 17

03 Jul 17
09 Oct 17
Exam results
released online** at www.cii.co.uk/results and posted to candidates
Results are sent by 1st class past on the date shown. Please allow five days for delivery to a UK address and 14 days for a non-UK address
UK centres
24 Feb 17

12 May 17

11 Aug 17

17 Nov 17
Non-UK centres N/A 12 May 17 N/A 17 Nov 17
Entry for the next exam You do not have to wait for your results before entering for an exam in the next session

* Please contact Customer Service if you do not receive these, either by emailing admissionpermitenquiries@cii.co.uk or calling 020 8989 8464. When you receive your admission permit you MUST check whether any change has been made in the date or times of the units for which you have entered and that the units shown on your permit are those that you intend to sit. If there is any discrepancy you should contact Customer Service immediately. You MUST read this document and all associated information before sitting your exam.

** To access your results online you will need to be logged in to the CII website using your CII Permanent Identity Number (PIN) and password.

Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning

Jan 2017 exams Apr 2017 exams Jul 2017 exams Oct 2017 exams
Exam entry
Closing date for your exam entry and payment to reach the CII at normal fee
Unit R06 only
16 Dec 16

All units
22 Feb 17

Unit R06 only
02 Jun 17
All units
30 Aug 17 
At late entry fee Unit R06 only
03 Jan 17
All units
17 Mar 17
Unit R06 only
16 Jun 17
All units
22 Sep 16
Exam entry confirmation* Dispatched within seven working days from receipt of application
Exam sittings Unit R06 only
16 Jan 17
All units
03-05 Apr 17
Unit R06 only
03 Jul 17
All units
09-11 Oct 17
Exam results
released online** at www.cii.co.uk/results and posted to candidates
Results are sent by 1st class past on the date shown. Please allow five days for delivery to a UK address and 14 days for a non-UK address
UK centres Unit R06 only:
24 Feb 17
Unit R06 only
12 May 17
All units excl. R06
02 Jun 17
Unit R06 only:
11 Aug 17

Unit R06 only
17 Nov 17
All units excl. R06
08 Dec 17

Non-UK centres N/A R06 only
12 May 17
All units excl. R06
09 Jun 17
N/A Unit R06 only
17 Nov 17
All units excl. R06
15 Dec 17
Entry for the next exam You do not have to wait for your results before entering for an exam in the next session

* Please contact Customer Service if you do not receive these, either by emailing admissionpermitenquiries@cii.co.uk or calling 020 8989 8464. When you receive your admission permit you MUST check whether any change has been made in the date or times of the units for which you have entered and that the units shown on your permit are those that you intend to sit. If there is any discrepancy you should contact Customer Service immediately. You MUST read this document and all associated information before sitting your exam.

** To access your results online you will need to be logged in to the CII website using your CII Permanent Identity Number (PIN) and password. 

International Award

. Apr 2017 exams Oct 2017 exams
Exam entry
Closing date for your exam entry and payment to reach the CII at normal fee

All units
22 Feb 17

All units
30 Aug 17
At late entry fee All units
17 Mar 17
All units
22 Sep 2017
Exam entry confirmation*

Once entered for the exam:

  • an exam entry confirmation will be sent seven working days from receipt of application
  • an exam admission permit will be sent six weeks before the date of the exam.
Exam sittings 03-05 Apr 17 09-11 Oct 17
Exam results
released online** at www.cii.co.uk/results and posted to candidates. Please allow 14 days to a non-UK address 
12 May 17 17 Nov 17
Entry for the next exam You do not have to wait for your results before entering for an exam in the next session

* Please contact Customer Service if you do not receive these, either by emailing admissionpermitenquiries@cii.co.uk or calling 020 8989 8464. When you receive your admission permit you MUST check whether any change has been made in the date or times of the units for which you have entered and that the units shown on your permit are those that you intend to sit. If there is any discrepancy you should contact Customer Service immediately. You MUST read this document and all associated information before sitting your exam.

** To access your results online you will need to be logged in to the CII website using your CII Permanent Identity Number (PIN) and password. 
 

Multiple choice online examinations

Applications for examination entry can be accepted up to four working days before the day of the examination you wish to sit or typically up to three months in advance.

Changes to examination entry or cancellation of examination entry can be accepted if received, at least 21 days before the date of the exam for which you have entered.

  • Cancellations received at least 21 days before - 50% refund
  • Changes to entry received at least 21 days before - £44.00 administration fee required

For absence from an exam due to mitigating circumstances - written application, with appropriate evidence, may be made for either a 50% refund of the original entry fee or for your entry to be transferred. Application is to be received within two months of the date of the original exam.