Testing Centers

Testing Centers

Boston City Campus & Business College VUE Testing Centres are exclusively authorised to offer the GED® Examinations within South Africa. There are currently 40 testing centers nationwide.

In accordance with the Immigration Act, only students who have a South African ID or passport, a valid study permit, refugee status or foreign nationals residing in South Africa and holding any valid (non-expired) permit/visa, issued to such an individual by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA), deemed to be in transit (travelling in the Republic as a tourist), or as a citizen from a SADC country visiting the Republic for a period not exceeding the minimum allowed period by the DHA, before being required to apply for a temporary residence permit, may request to make use of a Boston City Campus & Business College PEARSON VUE Testing Centre, in order to participate in proctored online GED-assessment events. Candidates with an expired permit/visa will not be permitted to participate in booked assessments.

In order to request to make use of a Boston City Campus & Business College PEARSON VUE Testing Centre, all foreign nationals must email an official request to fn@ged.org.za and include the proposed Boston City Campus & Business College accredited VUE Testing Centre, a clear certified scanned copy of a valid passport and permit/visa and all other related travel documentation. GED.org.za reserves the right to charge for the administration processing of these applications.

On the day of the exam, on arrival at the testing center, students must provide one of the above documents to be allowed to write the examinations. Birth certificates are not accepted.

To apply for disability accommodations, you need to contact the Pearson VUE International GED Testing Service Booking Line in the United Kingdom. The local number that you can use is 0800 995 044.

The below Boston City Campus & Business Colleges are accredited VUE Testing Centres. Click on the link to access contact details for your nearest testing center http://www.boston.co.za/contact-boston/

  • Alberton
  • Bedfordview
  • Benoni
  • Bloemfontein
  • Braamfontein
  • Cape Town
  • Durban City
  • East London
  • George
  • Germiston
  • Johannesburg City
  • Kimberley
  • Klerksdorp
  • Krugersdorp
  • Ladysmith
  • Maponya Mall/Soweto
  • Nelspruit
  • Newcastle
  • Orange Grove
  • Paarl
  • Pietermaritzburg
  • Polokwane
  • Port Elizabeth
  • Port Shepstone
  • Potchefstroom
  • Pretoria Arcadia
  • Pretoria North
  • Randburg
  • Richardsbay
  • Roodepoort
  • Rosebank
  • Rustenburg
  • Somerset West
  • Springs
  • Stanger
  • Tzaneen
  • Umhlanga
  • Umtata
  • Vereeniging
  • Welkom

Alternatively, you can view the international exam center locator here.