Embassy Kigali Hosting Foreign Service Officer Test

The U.S. Embassy in Kigali will be administering the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) on Saturday, October 8, 2022.  Interested test takers can choose between taking the FSOT from 9am – 12pm or 2pm – 5pm (Central Africa Time).

To be eligible for the FSOT, candidates must be:

  • A U.S. citizen on the date the candidate submits the registration package;
  • At least 20 years old and no older than 59 years of age on the day the candidate submits the registration;
  • At least 21 years old and not yet 60 on the day the candidate is appointed as a Foreign Service Officer; and
  • Available for worldwide assignments, including Washington, D.C.

Interested candidates should visit https://home.pearsonvue.com/fsot to register and schedule their exam.  Registration opens Monday, August 22, 2022 and closes Thursday, September 29, 2022.