EXAM VENUES

The exams are held twice a year and take place over four days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, in the last week of May and November.

There is one exam session each day, lasting for three hours, with an additional 15 minute reading allowance. The Exam Timetable can be viewed here.

The exams are held concurrently around the world and the local start times for each venue are listed below. For security reasons, candidates are not permitted to leave the exam hall during the exam, except to visit the toilet or for medical reasons, and only with the permission of the invigilator. Any candidates wishing to leave the hall will be escorted.

Students following the AIA Recognised Professional Qualification (RPQ) Statutory Auditor Training Programme in the UK/EU, are required to sit the Multi-Disciplinary Case Study on Day One (Monday). The exam is four hours, commencing at the local start times listed here. The Oral Test is conducted over a two hour period and is arranged on an individual basis, further details can be requested from the Exam Department.

All of the below start times are local time.

If you wish to sit an exam at a venue which is not listed, please contact the Exam Department and every effort will be made to arrange a venue for you.

If there are fewer than five candidates sitting the exams at a venue, students will be required to pay the invigilation and venue costs. These fees are normally paid in advance directly to the venue and are in addition to exam fees paid to the AIA.

AIA would use the British Council in the event that an alternative venue needed to be arranged.

Antigua

09:00

India

15:00

Russia

12:00

Australia

17:00

Italy

10:00

Sierra Leone

09:00

Austria

10:00

Jamaica

09:00

Singapore

15:00

Bahamas

09:00

Kenya

12:00

Slovakia

10:00

Barbados

09:00

Latvia

10:00

Slovenia

10:00

Belgium

10:00

Liechtenstein

10:00

South Africa

12:00

Canada

09:00

Lithuania

10:00

Spain

10:00

China

15:00

Luxembourg

10:00

Sri Lanka

15:00

Cyprus

10:00

Macau

15:00

St Lucia

09:00

Czech Republic

10:00

Malawi

12:00

Sweden

10:00

Denmark

10:00

Malaysia

14:45

Switzerland

10:00

Estonia

10:00

Maldives

15:00

Taiwan

15:00

Finland

10:00

Malta

10: 00

Tanzania

12:00

France

10:00

Mauritius

12:00

Trinidad & Tobago

09:00

Germany

10:00

Netherlands

10:00

Uganda

12:00

Ghana

12:00

Nigeria

10:00

UAE

12:00

Greece

10:00

Norway

10:00

UK

10:00

Guyana

09:00

Pakistan

15:00

USA

09:00

Hong Kong

17:30

Poland

10:00

West Indies

09:00

Hungary

10:00

Portugal

10:00

Zambia

12:00

Iceland

10:00

ROI

10:00

 Zimbabwe  12:00