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Foundation Award

We've organised the information for students studying the Foundation Award into sections. You can access these via the navigation on the left.

Course regulations

A new set of CIPR course regulations applies to courses that started after August 2015. To view the course regulations pertaining to your course, please select the appropriate link below.

Courses that started before August 2015

CIPR course regulations (PDF, opens in a new window)

Courses that started after August 2015

CIPR course regulations (PDF, opens in a new window)

Exam paper

Friday 6th October 2017 (PDF, opens in a new window).

Subsequent exam dates:

Friday 1st December 2017

Friday 23rd March 2018*

* With the introduction of the new Foundation syllabus and assessment methods this will be the last chance for legacy Foundation Award candidates to sit the Foundation Award exam.