Aptis MoE

British Council administers the Aptis test for the Ministry of Education (MoE) in Malaysia. This service is available exclusively for MoE teachers. If you are not a teacher under MoE, please contact your employer, university or school to register for the test.

Test fee, date and location

We offer the Aptis test for MoE teachers at selected locations only. Registration must be made online and places are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

Test fee:

Test fee (RM)

Registration procedure and payment

Please follow the steps below for registration.

Step 1: Registration

Click here to choose your preferred test date and register for the Aptis test. You will need to provide a valid contact details as registration without contact details will not be processed.

A notification email will be sent to you within three (3) working days after your submission. You will have three (3) working days to complete the payment to confirm your seat after the email. 

Step 2: Make payment online

Full test fee shall be made strictly through online bank transfer (IBFT, IBG or 3rd Party Account Transfers) only. Please retain a softcopy of the bank payment transaction slip for submission. Other modes of payment will not be accepted.

Please enter the following narratives when making the online transfer:
Recipient Reference: "Aptis" followed by test date (e.g. Aptis 06 June 2018)
Other Payment Details: Your NRIC number without dash "-" (e.g. 800123456789)

Bank account details:
Account Name: British Council
Bank Name: Citibank Berhad
Bank Swift Code: CITIMYKL
Account Number: 0115889028

Step 3: Email supporting documents

Submit a softcopy of the following supporting documents by email to info@britishcouncil.org.my. Please put your name and NRIC number as the subject of the email.

  1. NRIC (front and back)
  2. Bank payment transaction slip

Photos taken using mobile phone / camera are accepted.

A confirmation email will be sent to you at least five (5) working days before the test date. If you do not hear from us within this period, please contact us at info@britishcouncil.org.my to check your test registration status.


A softcopy of your Aptis results will be sent to you via email within seven (7) days after the test. Please note that this electronic result is final and we will not provide a hardcopy certificate. 

How do I prepare for the test?

You can watch video guides here. You can also download and read the Candidate Guide in advance of test day.

Terms and conditions

  • Any cancellation or test date transfer is subject to our refund policy. You may view or download a copy of our Aptis Refund Policy under the Downloads section below.
  • Details provided in the registration web-form will be displayed in the Aptis Certificate. Please ensure that you enter the correct details as no amendment can be made upon submission of the registration web-form.
  • Registration without payment will not be processed.
  • British Council takes all reasonable steps to provide continuity of service. Therefore, please understand that we cannot be held responsible for any interruptions caused by circumstances beyond our control. If examinations or results are disrupted, cancelled or delayed, every effort will be made to resume normal service as soon as possible. The British Council’s liability will be limited to the refund of the registration fee or re-testing at a later date.
  • British Council reserves the right to change, postpone or bring forward any test session in the event that the test session is full or becomes unavailable.

Contact the Aptis team

Please contact us at info@britishcouncil.org.my if you have any questions.