Candidato de exámenes de Cambridge examinándose con el British Council

The British Council cooperates with the Admissions Testing Service providing admission tests to the best UK universities and colleges. The exams are subject-specific tests taken by applicants for Medicine, Philosophy, Politics, Economics, Law, Mathematics and other related courses. They include:

  • BMAT (BioMedical Admissions Test) 
  • CAT (Classics Admissions Test)
  • ELAT (English Literature Admissions Test)
  • HAT (History Aptitude Test)
  • MAT (Mathematics Admissions Test)
  • MLAT (Modern Languages Admissions Test)
  • OLAT (Oriental Languages Aptitude Test)
  • PAT (Physics Aptitude Test)
  • PHIL (Philosophy Test)
  • STEP (Sixth Term Examination Paper)
  • TMUA (Test of Mathematics for University Admission)
  • TSA (Thinking Skills Assessment)
  • University of Cambridge pre-interview assessments

Visit Admissions Testing Service website for detailed information about admissions tests, including which courses require you to take a test, how to register, key dates, test format, how to prepare and how to get your results.

Exam dates and fees

You can sit the Admissions Testing Service exams at British Council.

Exam Exam date Registration deadline Fees
STEP - Paper 1 10/06/2019 Until 30/04/2019
(late entries hasta 09/05/2019)
183€
(late entries:203€)
STEP - Paper 2 17/06/2019 Until 30/04/2019
(late entries hasta 09/05/2019)
183€
(late entries:203€)
STEP - Paper 3 21/06/2019 Until 30/04/2019
(late entries hasta 09/05/2019)
183€
(late entries:203€)
BMAT (BioMedical Admissions Test) To confirm

To confirm

218€
(late entries:288)
ELAT (English Literature Admissions Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
CAT (Classics Admissions Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
HAT (History Aptitude Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
MAT (Mathematics Admissions Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
MLAT (Modern Languages Admissions Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
OLAT (Oriental Languages Aptitude Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
PAT (Physics Aptitude Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
TSA (Thinking Skills Assessment) To confirm To confirm 143€
University of Cambridge pre-interview assessments To confirm To confirm 143€
PHIL (Philosophy Test) To confirm To confirm 143€
TMUA (Test of Mathematics for University Admission) To confirm To confirm 180€
(late entries:205€)

How to register for the Admissions Testing Service exams?

Follow these three steps to complete your registration:

STEP 1

Download and fill in the registration form: STEP

Please note that the 10/06/2019 is a bank holiday in Barcelona. If your are applying for the STEP paper 1 in Barcelona, please contact the Barcelona office for further details.

STEP 2

Download our bank details (PDF 50Kb) in order to make the payment by bank transfer.

In the REFERENCE section of your payment please write: [Exam / family name / test date] e.g. 'BMAT / Garcia / 02Nov2016'

STEP 3

Submit the completed application form and a proof of payment to your British Council office by email.

Information about the venue and time of the exam will be sent to candidates by e-mail approximately 14 days before the test date.