Terms and conditions
Terms and conditions for the CIR/ICIR
Once we have received your registration, you will receive a confirmation via email.
The fee includes the study materials, exam and login details for the online mock exam. The study materials and login details will be dispatched once full payment has been received.
No refunds are possible after the dispatch of the study guide.
The CIR exams take place at the IR Society offices, 30 Coleman Street, London EC2R 5AL. The IR Society will endeavour to arrange a suitable venue for overseas students, if required. Any additional administration fees incurred will be paid locally by the candidate prior to sitting the exam.
The exam is a hand-written exam comprised of 60 multiple choice questions, based on the topics set out in the study materials.
You can transfer exam dates subject to availability. If you wish to make a transfer within 14 days of the exam date an administration charge of £50 + VAT will apply. An administration charge of £50 + VAT will be charged to resit the exam. We recommend you sit the exam within 12 months of registration. After this period a re‑enrolment fee of £100 + VAT will be applied.
Revision course transfers
Should you wish to transfer your revision course, an administration charge of £50 + VAT will apply. If you transfer within 14 days of the course date, an administration charge of 25% of the course costs will apply.
The IR Society reserves the right to alter course dates or venues without liability. We will endeavour to give as much notice as possible of these changes. If you are not able to attend the revised date or venue we will give a credit of 100% of the course costs against a future course or refund any course fees already paid.