Your Galileo Master Certificate Exam

The GMC exam has been administered globally since 1975, and is awarded to 5000 professionals each year, across 300 global training courses, in collaboration with 21 leading universities.

The Galileo Master Certificate (GMC) exam tests your understanding of the subject matter covered in your course videos and materials. You will sit a GMC exam for each course that you take.

For the full walkthrough, including how to book and sit your exam, watch the video below:

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Once you have reviewed all the materials, you can access the exam at the bottom of the course page, below your lessons. Please note that you will need to complete the Exam Preparation & ID Check before starting your exam. 

To complete the Exam Preparation & ID Check, please upload a valid form of photographic ID (passport, drivers license, EU national identity card, PASS card etc.). You will then need to confirm that this ID matches the identity of the person taking the exam. Once this has been accepted, you will be able to begin your exam.

Once you have confirmed your ID, you will be able to access the exam page. The exam features multiple choice questions, with each question set out on a new page. Click ‘Next’ to work through the questions.

Once you have answered all the questions, click ‘Submit’. This will take you to a final page which will give you your results. You will be able to access your certificate on the course page and your profile (clicking the icon next to ‘COMPLETE’), if you have been successful. 

You can access your exam results on your profile.

Scroll down to find your course. To the right of the course name, you will see an arrow. Click on this arrow and it will open up a window which will show both your proof of identification and your course exam below it. Simply click on the small icon beneath ‘Statistics’ for the exam and it will open up your exam results. Your incorrect responses will be highlighted in red. 

You have one re-sit included in the course fee; if you need more than one re-sit, please email Please note that there is an applicable fee should you require more than two exam attempts. Please return to the course page via your profile to access the exam again.

If you do not wish to re-sit the exam we can arrange for you to receive your Certificate of Participation following your completion of the course. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to get in touch with a course advisor.

Congratulations! Following successful completion of your exam:

  • You will be able to download and display your Galileo Master Certificate.
  • Your name will be added to the list of achievers for the internationally recognised Galileo Master Certificate.
  • You will be eligible to display the Galileo Master Certificate logo. Please email: to receive the GMC logo, stating the course that you have completed. To demonstrate your achievement, you can display your GMC logo in the following places: email signature, websites, social media, stationery.
  • Additionally, as a holder of the Galileo Master Certificate you will be eligible for MREI Membership – the Renewable Energy Institute Professional Membership Programme. If you would like to receive your Certificate of Membership, please email If you would like to learn more about the programme, please visit our membership page.
  • Stay up to date with renewable energy news by following The Renewable Energy Network on LinkedIn.

You can count your GMCs towards Expert Certificates and the full Master Award. If you would like to continue with further studies please get in touch for more details.

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