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.