March 2018 Exams

March 2018 Examinations 

The March 2018 examinations will take place on Thursday 8 March and Friday 9 March 2018.  The timetable can be viewed by clicking here.

Entering Examinations

The closing date for submitting entries for the March 2018 examinations has now passed.  The IFE is no longer able to accept entries for these examinations.

Candidates who have entered for the examinations will be able to use the documents below as reference sources.

  • Entry Fees, Changes to Entries and Relevant Dates - this document sets out the fees for entering examinations and key dates such as the closing date for entries and the deadlines for late entries and withdrawals from examinations.
  • Terms and Conditions - all candidates must ensure that they are aware of the terms and conditions as they will be required to confirm their agreement to abide by the terms when they complete the entry form.
  • March 2018 - Information and Rules for Candidates Information and Rules for Candidates taking IFE Examinations in March 2018 booklet. This booklet contains information about the process followed after candidates have entered examinations, the examination conditions and relevant dates (eg for issue of results).

Reasonable Adjustments

Candidates who wish to apply for reasonable adjustments will need to complete and submit an application for reasonable adjustments.  The procedure for applying for reasonable adjustments and the relevant application form can be found on the FAQs, Policies and Procedures page.  Any candidate who wishes to apply for reasonable adjustments and who has not already done so should submit the relevant form and supporting documentation as soon as possible. 

Withdrawing from Examinations and Deferrals

The closing date for withdrawing from examinations with a full refund was 14 January 2018.   In line with the Terms and Conditions, the IFE is no longer able to accept withdrawals.  

Where candidates are affected by severe and unexpected circumstances, the IFE will consider a deferral arrangement.  Information on situations where deferral arrangements may be possible is provided in the Arrangements for Special Consideration Including Deferrals procedure.   Candidates who wish to submit a request for a deferral arrangement should do so using the form provided; to download the form, please click here .

In case of query, candidates should email: exams@ife.org.uk