General Course FAQ's

General Questions as per ICB web

The 2021/22 timetable is now in calendar format
The ICB 2021/22 exam timetable is now available in an interactive, easy to use format. The new calendar allows you to filter by: Event Category - if y...
Tue, Dec 1, 2020 at 10:02 AM
Upcoming Cut-off Dates: Entries, Postponements & Result Releases
Please refer to updates regarding COVID-19 on this link - Covid-19: Updates (click here) PAPER-BASED EXAMS - future deadline dates:  Exam Date...
Mon, Feb 22, 2021 at 7:28 PM
How do the fees work?
If you are studying as a classroom student, your college will pay your fees on your behalf. If you are writing at an ICB Exam Venue (ie you are a distan...
Wed, Feb 3, 2021 at 10:00 PM
How much does a course cost per year?
The ICB does not run the courses. Sorry! We are only an external examination body. So, we do not charge training/course fees, at all.  We only charge an...
Wed, Feb 3, 2021 at 12:04 PM
ICB Curriculum and Syllabus
In order to ensure that the ICB’s qualifications are relevant, a full academic review is undertaken to ensure that the syllabus and learning outcomes are up...
Mon, Feb 1, 2021 at 10:44 AM
How long does an ICB course last?
ICB programmes are made up of a number of qualifications (levels). Each programme can range from six (6) months to three (3) years, depending on which cours...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:28 AM
How many exams are there per subject?
Each subject requires a Portfolio of Evidence, which consists of two types of assessments: Assignments and Tests These are standardised assignments and tes...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:29 AM
I did an ICB course long time ago, can I continue?
Yes, there is currently no time limit on ICB courses.  Even if you passed just one subject, a while back, you can just start from where you left off. Or ev...
Sun, Nov 17, 2019 at 10:40 AM
Can I get past exam papers?
Past papers are not available because if outcomes change, past papers will be outdated – and we need to protect the credibility of the papers.  Your cou...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:26 AM
Your route to a Degree and further study option
You can now also further your ICB qualification and obtain a Degree through some of our Accredited Providers.  Boston offers a Bachelor of Accounting as ...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:29 AM