Cambridge Examination Centre

We support learners who are pursuing alternative or homeschooling options for their IGSCE and A Level assessments

Paradise School Goa accepts private candidates for Cambridge Assessment International Education for all three Exam Series: March, June, and November for IGCSE, AS & A Level programmes. This is to support students who are either home-schooling or pursuing alternative paths in education in Goa and beyond. We have made our Examination Centre affordable and cost-effective to allow everyone to take Cambridge assessments as and when they need them. For private candidate learners with particular needs, we also extend the special Access Arrangements offered by CAIE.

Registration Commences

March Series – Mid September

June Series – Mid November

November Series – Mid May

Please Note - the above mentioned deadlines are set by Paradise School Goa to support our internal examination administration process.

Registration Deadline: First Time Entries

March Series – 20 November

June Series – 14 February

November Series – 07 August

Please Note - the above mentioned deadlines are set by Paradise School Goa to support our internal examination administration process.

Registration Deadline: With Late Entry Fees

March Series – 10 December

June Series – 16 April

November Series – 20 September

Please Note - the above mentioned deadlines are set by Paradise School Goa to support our internal examination administration process.

Registration Deadline: Retake Entries

March Series – 25 January (retake form November series only)

June Series – Not Applicable

November Series – 20 September (retake form June series only)

Please Note - the above mentioned deadlines are set by Paradise School Goa to support our internal examination administration process.

Results

March Series – Mid May

June Series – Mid August

November Series – Mid January

Please Note - the above mentioned deadlines are set by Paradise School Goa to support our internal examination administration process.

Deadline For Result Enquires

March Series – 10 June

June Series – 13 September

November Series – 20 February

Please Note - the above mentioned deadlines are set by Paradise School Goa to support our internal examination administration process.

Registration Process For Private Candidates

  • Cambridge does not offer some syllabuses or components to private candidates. Also, some syllabuses are not offered in all three exams series. Therefore, kindly contact the Exams Officer to confirm the availability of the chosen examination syllabus in a particular exam series.
  • This information is also detailed in the specific syllabus available on the Cambridge website

  • Provide candidate’s full name and date of birth as to appear on the certificates along with a scan copy of candidate’s valid photo ID (passport/Aadhaar card etc.) The candidate must produce the same original photo id on the day of examination.
  • Exams Officer will prepare and send a statement of examination syllabus entries detailing the examination syllabus and components that the candidate is registered for, along with examination dates. This document must be shared with the candidate to check and confirm the details.
  • The accounts department will send the exams fees invoice.

  • Upon receiving the confirmation of the details on statement of entries and full payment of exams fees, Exams Officer will submit the syllabus entries to Cambridge and complete the registration process.

  • Candidates will be asked to come to Paradise School Goa campus on a suitable date prior to the scheduled exams day to receive further key information regarding the examination.
  • It is strongly advisable to visit our centre before the exams for this orientation meeting for the candidates and their parents/guardians as it will help plan the logistics to reach the exams venue on time.
  • If, due to unforeseen circumstances, it is not possible for the candidates/parents/guardians to attend the orientation meeting then the relevant information will be shared via email.

For more information about registering as a private candidate for Cambridge Assessments please contact our Cambridge Examinations Officer on: [email protected]