Exams

Following are WSET Level 2 through Level 4 exam dates available for students who need to re-sit or make-up an exam. All exams take place at IWC, unless otherwise stated.

For the Level 4 exams, we provide more detail on the exam and assessment formats.

If you need to register, reschedule or withdraw from an exam, or have a question, please contact us at (212) 239-3055 or at info@internationalwinecenter.com.

WSET Level 2 Exams

Registration Deadline: At least 15 business days prior to exam date. After the registration deadline, all exam orders are final.
Rescheduling Fee: $175.00 (For students who withdrew from an exam after deadline.)
Resit Fee: $120.00 (For students who failed a previous exam.)
Postponement Period: Students have 12 months from the start of their course to sit the exam; thereafter another exam fee applies.
Private Exam: Proctor fees plus exam fees apply. Call the office for details: (212) 239-3055

Level 2 Intermediate Course Exams

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 10:00 AM
Friday, January 5, 2018 4:00 PM
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 6:00 PM
Thursday, January 25, 2018 6:00 PM
Sunday, February 11, 2018 4:00 PM
Thursday, March 29, 2018 6:00 PM
Sunday, April 8, 2018 4:00 PM
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 6:00 PM
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 10:00 AM
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 6:00 PM
Monday, July 9, 2018 6:00 PM
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 6:00 PM
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 6:00 PM

 

WSET Level 3 Exams

Registration Deadline: At least 15 business days prior to exam date. After the registration deadline, all exam orders are final.
Rescheduling Fee: $235.00 (For students who withdrew from an exam after deadline.)
Resit Fee – Tasting: $93.00 (For students who failed a previous exam.)
Resit Fee – Theory: $148.00 (For students who failed a previous exam.)
Resit Fee – Tasting & Theory: $190.00 (for students who failed a previous exam.)

Private Exam: Proctor fees in addition to exam fees apply. Call the office for details: (212) 239-3055

Level 3 in Wines Advanced Course Exams

Thursday, January 18, 2018 6:00 PM
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 10:30 AM
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 6:00 PM
Monday, May 14, 2018 6:00 PM
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 10:30 AM
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 6:00 PM
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 6:00 PM

 

WSET Level 4 Courses Exams

The exams and assessments for WSET Level 4 Courses have unique formats, specific exam dates (only one per semester), registration deadlines and re-sit fees. All exam fees are included in the cost of the course. Fees below are for rescheduling or re-sitting an exam. Exam details, broken out by course, follow below.

A transfer fee of $40 applies to ALL Level 4 exams that are rescheduled prior to the exam registration deadline.

Level 4, Wine Production, Unit 2 (Dip2 217)

Exam Format: A 100 multiple-choice-question exam to be completed in 90 minutes.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): November 9, 2017
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt: $178.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline: $198.00
Unit 2 Exam: 6pm November 28, 2017

Level 4, Wine Production, Unit 2 (Dip2 118)

Exam Format: A 100 multiple-choice-question exam to be completed in 90 minutes.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): June 4, 2018
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt: $178.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline: $198.00
Unit 2 Exam: 6pm June 21, 2018

Level 4, Global Business of Wine, Unit 1 (2 Assessments)

Case Study Exam – November 2017
Exam Format: A 75-minute written essay on a global issue in the wine and spirits business.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): CLOSED
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt – $180.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline – $215.00
Unit 1 Case Study Exam: 10:30am November 8, 2017
Case Study Exam – March 2018
Exam Format: A 75-minute written essay on a global issue in the wine and spirits business.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): December 27, 2017
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt – $180.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline – $215.00
Unit 1 Case Study Exam: 10:30am March 6, 2018
Course Work Assignment – November 2017
Registration Deadline: CLOSED
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt – $134.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline – $160.00
Current Topics: Log into WSET® Global Campus To View Available Topics
Course Work Assignment Submission Deadline: November 14, 2017
Course Work Assignment – April 2018
Registration Deadline: March 23, 2018
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt – $134.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline – $160.00
Current Topics: Log into WSET® Global Campus To View Available Topics
Course Work Assignment Submission Deadline: April 10, 2018

Level 4, Light Wines of the World, Unit 3 (Theory-only Re-sit Exam)

Exam Format: Theory only – a three-hour, closed-book exam of five questions.
Exam Registration Deadline: CLOSED
Re-sit Theory Only Fee: $258
Unit 3 Theory Re-sit Exam: January 9, 2018
Anyone wearing scent will not be admitted to the room.

Level 4, Light Wines of the World, Unit 3

Exam Format: Two one-hour blind wine-tastings of six wines each and a three-hour, closed-book exam of five questions.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): April 6, 2018
Re-sit Tasting Only Fee: $508.00
Re-sit Theory Only Fee: $258.00
Unit 3 Exam: 10:00am June 13, 2018
Anyone wearing scent will not be admitted to the room.

Level 4, Spirits of the World, Unit 4 (Fall 2017)

Exam Format: A 65-minute exam that consists of a blind tasting of three spirits and one theory question.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): CLOSED
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt: $248.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline: $300.00
Unit 4 Exam: 4:30pm November 8, 2017
Anyone wearing scent will not be admitted to the room.

Level 4, Sparkling Wines of the World, Unit 5 (Fall 2017)

Exam Format: A 65-minute exam that consists of a blind tasting of three sparkling wines and one theory question.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): CLOSED
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt: $248.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline: $300.00
Unit 5 Exam: 12:30pm November 8, 2017
Anyone wearing scent will not be admitted to the room.

Level 4, Sparkling Wines of the World, Unit 5 (Spring 2018)

Exam Format: A 65-minute exam that consists of a blind tasting of three sparkling wines and one theory question.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): April 6, 2018
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt: $248.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline: $300.00
Unit 5 Exam: 12:30pm June 12, 2018
Anyone wearing scent will not be admitted to the room.

Level 4, Fortified Wines of the World, Unit 6 (Fall 2017)

Exam Format: A 65-minute exam that consists of a blind tasting of three fortified wines and one theory question.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): CLOSED
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt: $248.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline: $300.00
Unit 6 Exam: 2:30pm November 8, 2017
Anyone wearing scent will not be admitted to the room.

Level 4, Fortified Wines of the World, Unit 6 (Spring 2018)

Exam Format: A 65-minute exam that consists of a blind tasting of three fortified wines and one theory question.
Exam Registration Deadline (Resit Students): April 6, 2018
Resit Fee For Students Who Failed A Previous Attempt: $248.00
Fee For Students Who Reschedule After Enrollment Deadline: $300.00
Unit 6 Exam: 2:30pm June 12, 2018
Anyone wearing scent will not be admitted to the room.