Taking an Exam on Synap

Information for Candidates

If you have been registered to take an exam on Synap, this page contains helpful information - please read it carefully. If you have any questions please contact the organisation that is administering your exam.

What is Synap?

Synap is an online assessment platform - we provide our platform to schools, universities and professional training providers. Synap has been designed to be very easy to use and to work across a range of different devices and browsers.

How do I access my exam?

The organisation that is administering your exam will have thier own Synap URL which will be provided to you ahead of your exam. This will usually be sent by email along with your username and instructions on how to set a password. However, some organisations may share this in person or via SMS.

What are the system requirements?

The system requirements for Synap depend on whether your exam is being proctored (monitored) or not. If your exam is not being proctored