Caribbean Examinations Council


When does registration for candidates’ entries take place for CCSLC, CSEC and CAPE sittings?
The CXC Local Registrar in each territory determines the opening and closing dates for registration.  The registration may start in August preceding the y...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:07 AM
I understand that CXC has a web-based system used for the registration of candidates. Can I go online and register directly with CXC?
No.  In order for candidates to enter for examinations offered by the CXC, they must go through a registered examination centre.  You can contact the CXC ...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:07 AM
My application for registration for CSEC examinations was turned down by the CXC Local Registrar’s office; can I register directly with CXC?
No. CXC will not enter into dialogue with individuals whose applications have been rejected by the CXC Local Registrar.
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:08 AM
Can I register at the January CSEC sitting and at the May-June sitting simultaneously?
Yes.  You would be permitted to register at the May-June sitting at the same time as being a candidate at the January sitting.  The subjects may be the sa...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:08 AM
Which name should be used when registering for an examination?
If persons are registering for the first time for any of the Council’s examinations, the name given on the birth certificate should be used. If persons h...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:09 AM
I wrote examinations at the CSEC level before and now am registering at the CAPE level; should I use the candidate number from the CSEC sitting as my previous candidate number?
Yes.  Candidates who have written examinations before should present the candidate number from the previous session when registering for any of the Counci...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:09 AM
I was registered for five subjects by my school. How do I find out if the data keyed into the registration system were accurate?
You can confirm the accuracy of the data keyed by asking your Principal to provide you with a copy of the ‘Subject Registered’ Report.  You should also o...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:10 AM
What is the web address of the student portal?
The web address is
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:10 AM
To get into the student portal requires a centre number but I only know my candidate number. How can I find out the centre number?
The centre number consists of digits 1 to 6 of the 10-digit candidate number. For example, if a candidate number is 0309991254, the centre number would be...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:10 AM
Is there a difference between the registration number and the candidate number?
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 10:11 AM