Step five - Get your results

The time it takes for you to get your assessment results will vary depending on the type of assessment you’re sitting.

All released results can be accessed in Your assessment results.

Understand the different types of computer based assessments, qualifications and assessment platforms.

Assessment result timeline

Computer-marked assessments

  • Bookkeeping Fundamentals
  • Financial Accounting: Preparing Financial Statements
  • Introduction to Bookkeeping
  • Principles of Bookkeeping Controls
  • Tax Processes for Business

Result release: by the end of the next working day, following submission of the assessment.

Results for the Business Skills (BUSK), Principles of Costing (PCTN) and Botswana Tax Processes for Business (BTPB) assessments are released within 10 working days of assessment submission. This is a temporary measure to help with the transition and quality assurance of the Q2022 assessments. We'll resume the normal release timeframe once a statistically reliable volume of students have completed each assessment. 

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Results release: within two weeks of your training provider marking and internally verifying work.

Externally marked assessments (including the non-synoptic End Point Assessment units)

  • Applied Management Accounting
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Business Awareness
  • Business Environment Synoptic
  • Business Tax
  • Cash and Financial Management
  • Credit and Debt Management
  • Drafting and Interpreting Financial Statements
  • Internal Accounting Systems and Controls
  • Management Accounting Techniques
  • Personal Tax
  • End Point Assessments (EPAs)
    • Assistant Accountant Portfolio and Reflective
    • Professional Accounting Technician Portfolio and Reflective
    • Structured Interview

Result release: after six weeks from the submission date.

Results will be released throughout the day, by 17.00 on a Thursday.

View the 2023/24 result release calendar for externally marked and EPA computer-based assessments (PDF).

End Point Assessment (EPA) computer based assessments

Results for the EPA computer-based assessments (In-tray assessment (ITAF), Advanced Diploma synoptic (ADSY) and Professional Diploma synoptic (PDSY)) will be released within four weeks of assessment submission.

View the 2023/24 result release calendar for externally marked and EPA computer-based assessments (PDF).


Delays can occur to the submission of the assessment due to the PC being offline at the point of submission.

AAT will email you once your result is available to view in Your assessment results. If you’re expecting more than one result on the same day, please allow time for all of them to be released.

If you’re expecting a result but haven't received it, first check the timescales based on the day that you sat the assessment. If you've received a result notification email but are unable to access MyAAT or can't see the result, contact our Customer Support team on +44 (0)20 3735 2468 (lines are open Monday to Friday 09.00–17.00 (UK time) or email us.

All achieved results and completions are also updated against your Statement of achievement.

If you're dissatisfied with your result, you can use our enquiries and appeals process.

What's next?

Whatever your result, we'll support you through your AAT qualification.

Progression to the next level will advance your journey from AAT student to AAT member, where we'll provide you with guidance, advice, benefits, and services throughout your career.

Read more about AAT professional membership.