Passing the IRSE Exam demonstrates your knowledge of railway signalling and telecommunications principles and practices and can provide valuable support for your application for professional registration

The IRSE Exam will be held across all our international examination centres on:

Saturday 5th October 2019


To book your place for October 2019

Select up to four modules from the options below and add them to your shopping cart. 

A pass in Module 1 (mandatory) plus a pass in any three additional modules constitutes success in the IRSE Exam.

Only IRSE members who have submitted Sponsorship Declaration Forms and had them approved are eligible to sit the exam. You will be required to enter your membership number to complete your purchase. Modules must be purchased before the 30th of June in any examination year.

You will be able to choose your preferred exam centre before you complete your purchase.  If you wish to sit at a centre which is not listed, then please contact exam@irse.org as soon as possible.


Terms & Conditions

You must be invited to sit the IRSE Exam. It is not open to the general public, nor to members who have not submitted appropriate references to the London office.

Payments received after the closing date, or received from those who are not eligible to sit the exam will be refunded at the Institution’s sole discretion.

Payments made for the 2019 Examination year which are subsequently cancelled will not be refunded and cannot be transferred.