The British Council Slovakia has an extensive history of working with leading educational organisations in the UK. This allows candidates enrolled with a university in the UK the unique benefit of taking their examinations in Slovakia with the British Council.

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. 

Please select the university you would like to study with below:

Who we partner with

University of London

Long distance learners can sit their University of London exams with the British Council and complete their degrees without leaving Slovakia.

Follow these steps to complete your registration:

Step 1 Registration

You will first need to register with the University of London for the examination session and send this British Council University of London registration form (downloadable below) to

There are two different ways you can register, the University of London will advise you on which option to take:

1.) Register online – using so called Validation code provided by the British Council,

2.) Complete a hard copy Entry form and send it to

Step 2 Payment and exam fee

The examination fee is 83 GBP. It covers an examination period up to a maximum of 3.5 hours in one sitting and courier services. The amount has to be paid in Euros using the British Council exchange rate at the time of payment. Please contact British Council for the actual rate. Discounted fee for candidates sitting 3 or more exams in the same session is 58 GBP per paper.

Step 3 Invitation for the exam

Information about the venue and time of the exam will be sent to candidates by email approximately two weeks before the test date.

For more detailed information regarding the exam session please visit the University of London website.

Open University

To register for your Open University  exam, please contact the university directly.

Other universities and organisations

Please, contact us at


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.