Entering for assessments


If your programme requires you to enter for assessments, you will find your assessment entry button on the Assessments page when logged in to the Portal. You will receive an email alert when the assessment entry process is open. 

Important note: Your local assessment centre‚Äôs deadline for the receipt of assessment entries may be several weeks before the stated closed data listed on this page. Please contact your centre as soon as you can to check when their entry deadline is.

Cancelling an assessment entry: You may cancel your assessment entry or London centre fee payments up to 14 days after payment by informing us via the 'Ask a question' button on the Home page. You should check your centre's refund policy in relation to their fee. You are strongly advised not to make an assessment entry if you do not feel you will be academically, physically or financially prepared for the assessments.

Assessment timetable dates

Cyber Security (MSc/PGDip/PGCert)

January - March study session

CYM050 - Network and infrastructure security
Date: Monday, 25 March 2024

CYM060 - Computer systems security
Date: Wednesday, 27 March 2024

CYM070 - Software security
Date: Thursday, 04 April 2024

CYM010 - Cyber security foundations,  Resit Examination
Date: Monday, 08 April 2024

CYM020 - Security management and governance, Resit Examination
Date: Tuesday, 09 April 2024

CYM030 - Cybercrime, Resit Examination
Date: Wednesday, 10 April 2024

April - June study session

CYM010 - Cyber security foundations
Date: 24 June 2024

CYM020 - Security management and governance
Date: 26 June 2024

CYM090 - Information privacy
Date: 28 June 2024

July - September study session

CYM030 - Cybercrime
Date: Tuesday, 24 September 2024

CYM080 - Security and behaviour change
Date: Thursday, 26 September 2024 

CYM010 - Cyber security foundations,  Resit Examination
Date: Monday, 30 September 2024 

CYM040 - Applied cryptography, Resit Examination
Date: Tuesday, 01 October 2024

CYM050 - Network and infrastructure security, Resit Examination
Date: Wednesday, 02 October 2024

CYM060 - Computer systems security, Resit Examination
Date: Thursday, 03 October 2024

CYM500 - Project submission
Date: Thursday, 03 October 2024

CYM070 - Software security, Resit Examination
Date: Friday, 04 October 2024

CYM100 - Research methods for cyber security (coursework submission), Resit submission
Date: Monday, 07 October 2024