For successful work in the Examus proctoring system you need:

  • A stationary computer or laptop (tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices are not supported) in good condition. System requirements:
    • Processor - Intel Core 2 DUO or AMD Athlon x2, or newer models with SSE3 support, with at least 2 cores, and 1,8 GHz or higher;
    • 4 GB RAM or more;
    • Free space on HDD or SSD - 500 MB;

  • The latest version at the time of the exam of the Google ChromeMicrosoft Edge or Yandex.Browser internet browser. To check and update the browser version, use the chrome://help/ link for Google Chrome or browser://version for Yandex.Browser and edge://settings/help for Microsoft Edge). In some cases you can use the Examus application instead of a browser to pass the exam (we recommend you to check the possibility of using the Examus application in the instructions provided by your university);
  • In some cases you need to install the Examus extension to pass the exam in the browser (we recommend you to specify the necessity to install the Examus extension in the instructions provided by your university);

  • Supported OS: 
    • Windows 7 Home Basic / Windows 8 / Windows 10 Home
    • macOS 10.12.1 or newer;
    • Ubuntu 14.04 (x64) or newer;
    • Debian 8(x64)  or newer;
    • OpenSUSE 13.3 (x64) or newer;
    • Fedora Linux 24 (x64) or newer;

  • Availability of a working and turned on front-facing webcam (including built-in laptops) with resolution 640x480 px or higher;

  • Availability of a working and enabled microphone (including the integrated in laptops cameras);

  • Availability of a stable Internet connection with the rate of data transmission from the user of at least 1 Mbit/s (recommended - 5 Mbit/s). You can test the connection speed here

  • Open ports: 80 TCP, 443 TCP, 3478 TCP/UDP. 


The computer should pass the computer check successfully. The check becomes available before passing the test using the link provided by the university, or after installing the Examus extension.