Closing date for nationals application exam bookings is 5pm on Friday 2 March 2018.
Date Of Birth: (Required)
Preferred Telephone No:
Preferred Email: (Required)
How are you completing your NCTJ study?
NCTJ recognised centre
NCTJ Distance learning programme
College of Media and Publishing (formerly CTJT)
Please indicate where you want to sit exams:
National Exam Centre
Tick if Scottish paper required
Tick if Northern Irish paper required
For production journalism candidates
*Please note that preferences will be taken into account for the exam but cannot be guaranteed
Please select either 'resit' or 'first attempt'.
All prices are inclusive of VAT charged at 20%. All fees are payable on application.
In the event of a cancellation or non-attendance no refund will be given. Deferrals will only be considered in exceptional circumstances for the named applicant only in line with the NCTJ reasonable adjustments and special considerations policy. Candidates who are applying for an exam where the fee has been deferred should indicate this in the payment section below.
Exams sat on the Cirrus Platform:
If you have booked to sit Essential Journalism or the Newspaper and Magazine regulation test, you will be provided with access to Cirrus four weeks prior to the exam date to enable you to sit a sample exam.
Candidates with disabilities whose circumstances require reasonable adjustments must supply written evidence to the NCTJ, including a professional assessment report and/or medical certificate. This assessment needs to be received by the NCTJ at the time of applying to sit exams.
The NCTJ reserves the right to charge an additional late payment fee of £25.00 plus VAT for any application accepted after the deadline.
Please note: Reporting instructions and venue information will be issued by email approximately two weeks before the exam date.
Results will also be issued by email to the address provided on this application.
Please ensure you specify your preferred software for the production journalism and videojournalism exams if you are booking to sit them. Whilst we endevour to accomodate your preference, we cannot guarantee this.
Candidates will be allocated to an exam centre by the NCTJ. We will endeavor to assign candidates to a centre in their vicinity, however this cannot be guaranteed and candidates should be prepared to travel to sit exams.
Do you require Reasonable Adjustments?
Please state your particular need:
Please ensure that up to date evidence has been sent to the NCTJ.
The production journalism and video journalism exams can only be sat in office if suitable software and technical support is available
If you will not be sitting an exam in office please ignore this section and complete section C.
Editor / Training Officer: (Required)
Work Email Address:
Newspaper Name & Address:
Authorised Editor's Name:
Please note the above named individual will be sent the examination papers and be responsible for ensuring the exams are invigilated and NCTJ procedures are followed correctly.
Send Invoice (For candidates working on Newspapers only)
Purchase Order Number
Previous Exam fee deferred (confirmation of deferral will be required)
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