We run the following Cambridge Assessment Admissions Tests: STEP, BMAT, TMUA, ELAT, TSA Oxford, CAT, HAT, MAT, MLAT, PAT and Philosophy.

For more information on each of these tests, please visit the Cambridge Assessment Admissions Tests official website.

Exam dates

BMAT, TMUA, ELAT, TSA Oxford, CAT, HAT, MAT, MLAT, PAT and Philosophy

  • Entries extranet open: 1 September 2019
  • Registration deadline: 30 September 2019
  • Late entry deadline: 17.00, 11 October 2019
  • Exam date: 9.00, 31 October 2019

Local deadline may be set in advance for accepting entries due to the time difference between UK, so please make sure you contact us as early as possible.

STEP 

  • Entries open: 1 April 2019
  • Registration deadline: 26  April 2019
  • Late entry deadline: 3 May 2019
  • Exam date: 10 June 2019 (Paper 1), 17 June 2019 (Paper 2), 21 June 2019 (Paper 3)

Test fees

Exams service fee consists of test fee, international courier fee, room hire cost and board fee. 

For BMAT, TMUA and STEP exams, candidate should also pay the exam board fee and if applicable.

  Up to three hours
Test fee per paper KRW 145,000

※ Exam board fee, postage (KRW 22,000 per paper) and external exam venue fee (KRW 50,000 per paper) are excluded from the noted service charge above.

※ KRW 25,000 of the additional cost will be charged per hour, if the duration of the exam is over 3 hours.

BMAT

Registration period 30 September 2019 (Normal Entry) 17.00, 11 October 2019 (Late Entry)
Exam board fee 81 pounds per exam paper 115 pounds per exam paper
Test fee Same as other exams(above)

TMUA

Registration period 30 September 2019 (Normal Entry) 17.00, 11 October 2019 (Late Entry)
Exam board fee 45 pounds per exam paper 67 pounds per exam paper
Test fee Same as other exams(above)

※ Total fee in Korean Won is subject to change depending on the exchange rate of the month.

※ Exam board fee, postage (KRW 22,000 per paper) and external exam venue fee(KRW 50,000 per paper) are excluded from the noted service charge above.

STEP

Registration period 1–26 April 2019 (Normal Entry) 27 April – 3 May 2019 (Late Entry)
Exam board fee 50 pounds per exam paper 69 pounds per exam paper
Test fee Same as other exams(above)

※ Total fee in Korean Won is subject to change depending on the exchange rate of the month.
※ Exam board fee, postage (KRW 22,000 per paper) and external exam venue fee (KRW 50,000 per paper) are excluded from the noted service charge above.

Refund and cancellation

  • In case that exams requiring exam board fee are cancelled, the exam board fee will not be refunded after the entry closing date.
  • A cancellation fee of KRW 45,000 per exam is charged, if an exam is cancelled between 7 to 14 business days prior to your exam date.
  • No refund will be given if you apply for cancellation within 7 business days from your exam date.
  • Candidates who are unable to show an appropriate ID on the exam day, or who are absent for personal reasons including a minor illness, will not receive a refund.

Make an application

Application

1. Apply for an exam: Email us at exams@britishcouncil.or.kr for applying an exam.

2. Submit exam application form: Submit the exam application form provided from exams services team via email.

3. Make a payment: You may make the payment via bank transfer once you have received the notification indicating your exam fee and the terms of payment from us.

4. Receive the exam confirmation letter: Once your exam has been confirmed, we will notify you the exam details including the exam schedule and venue information via email.

On the test day

  • Candidates should report to the venue 15 minutes before the scheduled time of the exam. 
  • Candidates must bring the same National ID or passport used at registration.
  • Candidates can take writing instruments into the exam room. No mobile phones, books, dictionaries or papers are allowed.

※ Candidates who require special arrangements are advised to register at least one week before the registration deadline.

Results

  • Refer to the handouts provided by British Council Korea on the test day.

Contact us

  • Email: exams@britishcouncil.or.kr
  • Fax: +82 (0)2 3702 0660
  • Address: British Council, 2F, 19 Seosomun-ro 11-gil (B-dong, Paichai Jeongdong Building, 34-5 Jeong-dong), Jung-gu, Seoul, 04516 Korea

※ Please note that all enquiries relating to Exam Proctor Services are only handled by email at exams@britishcouncil.or.kr.