Online Exams - FAQ's

Online Exams - An overview in videos
Online exams can be daunting , but the success is in the preparation! We have put together a series of video's to help you become familiar with ...
Tue, Sep 7, 2021 at 6:49 PM
What you can do in the online exam room? (Assessment Policy S7)
 Assessment Policy (Section 7) - Guidelines and Rules for Exam conduct All the rules regarding online exams are listed in the ICB's Assessment P...
Wed, Sep 8, 2021 at 10:46 AM
If you online exam is unsuccessful? (Assessment Policy S13)
Assessment Policy (Section 13) - Mitigating Postponements Should a student be unable to access or complete the online exam due to technical reasons AND ...
Wed, Sep 8, 2021 at 10:46 AM
Paper-Based vs Online Exams - What are the Differences?
For the 2021 / 2022 academic year, ICB students now have a choice between sitting either paper-based or online exams. The exam timetable is divided evenly b...
Thu, Jul 15, 2021 at 11:42 AM
Are the online exams timed and how much time is allocated?
Yes, the online exams will be timed just like a paper-based exams. All our exams last for 3h30 mins and start promptly at 13:00. The exams will end at 16:30...
Thu, Mar 25, 2021 at 9:10 AM
How different will the format of the online exam be to that of a paper based exam?
The format of the online exam will be very similar the paper based exam. The main difference will be the platform which will be used to capture your answers...
Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 9:03 AM
Will the online exam be credible?
The ICB, in consultation with the QCTO, has taken various steps to ensure that the online exam is in line with best practices and upholds the high standard ...
Mon, Feb 22, 2021 at 7:36 PM
Will I get my results immediately just as I do for my PoE tests?
No, your exam results will be released as per the exam timetable approximately five weeks after your exam. Unlike your MACCI PoE tests, your formative exams...
Thu, Jul 23, 2020 at 10:52 AM
How will the ICB deal with cheating?
All assessments submitted online shall be subject to the ICB's Assessment and Irregularity Policy and the ICB's Assessment Policy.   In the even...
Mon, Aug 24, 2020 at 9:12 AM
I type slowly, I’m afraid I won’t complete my assessment on time
We are not in a position to allow additional time or accept a mitigating circumstances application for this situation.  There will be many different que...
Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 9:25 AM