Microsoft Office Specialist, Expert or Master

 Becoming a Microsoft Office Specialist gives you an industry standard qualification that shows you can use the Office programs effectively. 

Exams are currently offered in Office 2013, however for Office 2010 qualifications, please email the ittraining@leeds.ac.uk.

Microsoft Office Specialist

This proves you can use a specific Office program. To get this qualification, you will need to pass any one of the these exams:

MOS 2013 Exams
Application Required Exam E-Learning
 Access 2013  77-424  Request E-Learning
 Excel 2013  77-420  Request E-Learning
 Outlook 2013  77-423  Request E-Learning
 PowerPoint 2013  77-422  Request E-Learning
 Word 2013  77-418  Request E-Learning

Microsoft Office Expert

To become an 'expert', you will need to pass Part 1 and Part 2 of the expert exams:

MOE 2013 Exams
Application Required Exam E-Learning
 Excel 2013 Expert-Part 1  77-427  Request E-Learning
 Excel 2013 Expert-Part 2  77-428  Request E-Learning
 Word 2013 Expert-Part 1  77-425  Request E-Learning
 Word 2013 Expert-Part 2  77-426  Request E-Learning

Microsoft Office Master

To become a Microsoft Office Master, you must choose one of the following tracks:

  • Word 2013 Master
    Pass all the required exams and one of the elective exams
Word 2013 Master Exams
Application Exam
 Word 2013 Expert-Part 1  77-425 (Required)
 Word 2013 Expert-Part 2  77-426 (Required)
 Excel 2013  77-420 (Required)
 PowerPoint 2013  77-422 (Elective)
 Outlook 2013  77-423 (Elective)
 Access 2013  77-424 (Elective)
  • Excel 2013 Master
    Pass all the required exams and one of the elective exams
Excel 2013 Master Exams
Application Exam
 Excel 2013 Expert-Part 1  77-427(Required)
 Excel 2013 Expert-Part 2  77-428 (Required)
 Word 2013  77-418 (Required)
 PowerPoint 2013  77-422 (Elective)
 Outlook 2013  77-423 (Elective)
 Access 2013  77-424 (Elective)
  • Traditional Office 2013 Master
    Pass all the Expert exams  
    Excel 2013 Master Exams
    Application Exam
     Excel 2013 Expert-Part 1  77-427 (Required)
     Excel 2013 Expert-Part 2  77-428 (Required)
     Word 2013 Expert-Part 1  77-425 (Required)
     Word 2013 Expert-Part 2  77-426 (Required)

Please note: You must take all of the exams in the same version of Office to achieve the Master qualification.