Check the exchange rate for the month before making any payments
•You may make payment via Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) or RTGS with the relevant details to facilitate the same being as shown below
•All bank transfer charges should be factored in when making the bank transfer and must be cleared before your application is confirmed
•Payments made without the transfer fees will be deducted automatically
Payments can also be made using a bank credit or debit card
All candidates should print their payment confirmation and attach to their application
Cash Deposit through the bank:
All cash deposit payments should be made at Standard Chartered bank - any branch.
Kindly note that we do not accept Mpesa Payments or direct ATM deposits.
Use the British Council Virtual Account Deposit Slips available in all Standard Chartered bank branches to make your payment
Follow the instructions below to complete the virtual account deposit slip:
1.Ensure that your full candidate name is clearly indicated in the student name section. Your name must match the document (passport / ID) that you used to register with .
2.For all exams, candidates are required to bring their Original Kenyan ID or valid valid passport. Kindly note that if you do not hold a Kenyan ID you must bring your country's original and valid passport with you on your exam day (We do not accept Alien ID cards).Your name on the bank slip must match this document.
3.Under the "Reference Code " Tab, this will be generated and issued to you by the British Council Customer Service Registration desk.
4.Under the ‘Select the Appropriate Exam and Indicate its Virtual Account Number' Tab, enter the corresponding CIPS Exam Virtual Account number which is: 9906614642599
•Note: It is important to enter correct information in the fields to prevent delays with tracking your payment.
•Kindly note that you are still required to bring in the yellow bank deposit slip copy to British Council to complete your registration. This needs to be submitted by the deadlines for your selected exams. Contact the Customer Services Team at British Council Nairobi for any further queries – Tel 020 283 6000 / 0732 117 000