October 2020 Examinations

October 2020 Examinations

The October 2020 Examinations will take place on Monday 12 October 2020.  Only nine examinations are available in October 2020.  The timetable for the October examinations can be downloaded by clicking here 

The IFE is committed to making all examinations available on 12 October in line with the timetable.  However, candidates are advised that due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainties surrounding this, it is possible that some examination centres may need to make changes to their arrangments closer to the date of the examinations; in addition, some examination centres may need to restrict the numbers of candidates who can attend their venue in order to meet social distancing requirements. 

As a result of the uncertainties in relation to the Covid-19 pandemic, space at examination venues is limited.  The list of venues is provided on the booking form (please see below).  Further places may become available.   Candidates from UKFRSs are advised to contact their FRS centre manager if their FRS is not listed on the booking form.

Booking Examinations

Candidates who wish to book for IFE examinations in October 2020 should read the documents below prior to completing the booking form.

The booking form for October 2020 examinations can be downloaded by clicking here .  Completed forms should be emailed to exams@ife.org.uk by 17 August 2020.

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.   Applications for reasonable adjustments in the October 2020 examinations much be submitted to the IFE, together with supporting documentation, by 31 August 2020 at the latest.  


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