professional university qualifications

Are you looking to gain a globally recognised UK qualification?

We can help you fulfil your goals through the wide range of specialised examinations we administer for leading educational and professional institutions in the UK. 

We offer a variety of highly valued and respected exams in the fields of medicine, finance, marketing, law and many other sectors.

Gaining a specialised qualification can prove your expertise in your profession and can help demonstrate your understanding and mastery of skills specific to your field.

Among others, with us you can sit exams for the following UK qualification bodies:

Chartered Institute of Linguists (IOL) - Diploma in Translation (DipTrans)

The IoLET Level 7 Diploma in Translation (QCF) was introduced in 1989 as a benchmark of professional standards and has since continued to meet the needs for a high level professional translating qualification. It is a postgraduate level equivalent qualification intended to test the ability of those who wish to progress into careers as freelance translators or work for corporations worldwide, to a professional standard. Find out more about all qualifications provided by the Chartered Institutes of Linguists

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

ACCA is the global body for professional accountants. They aim to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management. Their globally relevant qualifications will give you an excellent start in core accountancy skills, or you can gain more specialist knowledge - depending on your ability and the qualifications you already have. ACCA qualifications provide everything you need - at any level - to build a successful career in finance.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

If a global career in Business Accounting is what you seek, CIMA is the most relevant qualification for you. The CIMA syllabus offers a dynamic mix of practical and strategic subjects designed to give you a leading edge in financial management. The exam is highly progressive and ensures the complete development of your skills as you advance. 

The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)

The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) is an internationally-renowned organisation offering marketing and business qualifications that are recognised worldwide. Qualifications include the Professional Diploma in Marketing and the CAM Diploma in Digital Marketing.

The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries

The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries is a professional body dedicated to educating, developing and regulating actuaries based both in the UK and internationally.

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

ICAEW is a professional membership organisation, supporting over 138,000 chartered accountants around the world. Through their technical knowledge, skills and expertise, they provide insight and leadership to the global accountancy and finance profession. Their members provide financial knowledge and guidance based on the highest professional, technical and ethical standards. They develop and support individuals, organisations and communities to help achieve long-term, sustainable economic value.

The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA)

ICSA is the international qualifying and Membership body for the Chartered Secretary profession and a recognised authority on corporate governance and compliance. Chartered Secretaries are high-ranking professionals with a broad base of skills unique among the professions. Trained in law, finance, accounting, strategy and corporate governance, Chartered Secretaries provide a focal point for independent advice and guidance on the conduct of business, governance and compliance. They are key players with the skills, vision and values to take their organisations and clients forward.

Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI)

CISI is the largest and most widely respected professional body for those who work in the securities and investment industry in the UK and in a growing number of financial centres globally. Evolved from the London Stock Exchange, they now have more than 40,000 members in 89 countries. In the past year, they set almost 42,000 examinations in 68 countries, covering a range of vocational qualifications.

Professional and Linguistic Assessments Board (PLAB)

The PLAB test is for doctors who have qualified overseas and wish to practise medicine in the UK under limited registration. The test assesses your ability, as a doctor, to work safely as a senior house officer (SHO) in a UK NHS hospital.

Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians

The MRCP (Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians) is a membership shared between the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow and the Royal College of Physicians of London. The MRCP UK exam plays an essential role in the overall educational experience and continuing professional development of physicians in the UK. It is a pre-requisite for physicians wishing to undergo training in a medically-related speciality in the UK. Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians

Member of Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health is responsible for training doctors in paediatrics as well as conducting the MRCPCH membership exams. Candidates who successfully complete all parts of the MRCPCH Examinations are eligible to become Members of the Royal College. This qualification is principally aimed at medical professionals who wish to enter registrar level to train in the UK.

Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners

The Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP) is considered as an entry level qualification for higher specialist training in the UK and membership to various professional bodies. MRCGP aims to demonstrate excellence in the provision of General practice.

Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow enjoys a unique and privileged position among its sister colleges in the UK in that both physicians and surgeons (including dentists) constitute its Membership and Fellowship. Exams (written, oral and clinical) play a crucial role in the maintenance of its established standards.


All details about qualification recognition and their validity, exam's structure, preparation, registration, exam's dates, enrolment fees and other information need to be asked directly to the qualification body.
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Please also ask the qualification body about the possibility to sit the exam at the British Council in Italy. Exams can be taken only in Milan or Rome.

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