Online Exam FAQ's

Technical specifications for Online Exams (from April 2021)
If you have chosen to participate in ICB Online exams, there are a few technical settings and requirements that are compulsory: 1. Technical requir...
Tue, Jun 1, 2021 at 10:47 AM
Online exams_Trouble shooting possible issues on exam day_Updated 27052021
We understand that exams can be stressful and with online exams there may be new issues you have not had to deal with before. We have put together some ...
Wed, Jun 9, 2021 at 12:43 PM
Online Exams: Load Shedding and Power Failures
If the is a Power failure, Load Shedding or an Internet Interruption Students must try and access their exam during the exam time frame.  Even if t...
Thu, Jun 10, 2021 at 11:13 AM
Changing exam type between ONLINE and PAPER exams
Updated 21012021 At the moment it is not possible to postpone an exam from a paper version to an online version or vice versa.  These are completely...
Thu, Jan 21, 2021 at 2:26 PM
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
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
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
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...
Mon, Feb 22, 2021 at 9:01 PM
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
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