Case study exams

The case study exams are held at over 100 Pearson Vue centres in the UK and Ireland. They take place in February, June and October on a range of dates, and you can book a date that's convenient for you. Exam fees are detailed on our costs page

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Exam format
What to expect at the test centre

Test centre locations


Exam format

Case study exams 1 and 2 (internal audit leadership and organisational leadership) are 3 hours 45 minutes long, and case study 3 (ethical leadership) is 2 hours 45 minutes.

The exams are based on case studies, which are made available at the start of each exam. Student are advised to spend about 45 minutes reviewing the material before attempting the questions.


What to expect at the exam centre


Exam centre locations and opening times

Pearson Vue centres are open Monday to Friday, during office hours, and some are also open on Saturday morning – for those who are really keen!

Find an exam centre near you

Locations include:

  • Belfast
  • Birmingham
  • Bristol
  • Cardiff
  • Derby
  • Dublin
  • Edinburgh
  • Glasgow
  • Leeds
  • Liverpool
  • London
  • Manchester
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne
  • Nottingham
  • Plymouth
  • Portsmouth