IT Professional

Individuals working in IT industry

University Student

University students studying
Business and Information Technology

Independent Learner

Someone with a general interest in information technology


Awarded by International Qualifications Network (IQN).
Recognised through Scottish Credit & Qualifications Framework (SCQF).
Benchmarked against European Qualifications Framework (EQF).
Externally quality assured and externally assessed through Pearson VUE.


There is only one exam to qualify for the diploma. There will be total 40 MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions). Each MCQ will carry 2.5 marks and total marks is 100. Duration of the exam is 60 minutes. You will need to get minimum 60% marks to pass the exam. If you fail, you can always resit the exam. There is no restriction on the number of resit you can attempt.

Our exam fee is £129 and payable through Pearson VUE web account. Exam fees become due only when you decide to take the exam. If you fail in your first exam, you can resit by paying only £49.

Free initial registration!

Exam fee

Resit fee, if you need to retake the exam

You can choose either to study independently or take tuition support from one of our registered training centres (RTC). You will need to pay for the classes delivered by your training centre. Tuition fees are in addition to our Pearson VUE exam fees.


We recognise your prior learning and experience. If you already achieved a qualification and/or have gained work experience, then you may claim exemption on the relevant IQN qualifications.

To claim your exemption, please download the ‘RPL Graduate Application Form‘, fill it up and revert the completed form to support@iqnglobal.com along with the relevant supporting documents.

We will then let you know the outcome of your application through email.


If you need further information about the qualification, please send an email to support@iqnglobal.com.