Examinations and Qualifications

Information about qualifications, awarding bodies and the regulation of examinations and qualifications in all parts of the United Kingdom.

Responsibility for exams...

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Let’s not return to flawed exams. We have better ways to assess our children...

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GCSEs: Top grades in Wales show sharp increase on 2019...

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GCSEs: Rise in top grades in Northern Ireland as results issued...

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GCSE Results 2021...

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A level results 2021...

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Scottish results day: Record high for A grades as pass rate falls...

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A-levels 2021 in Wales: Grades above pre-Covid levels...

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A-level results: Record rate of top grades for NI students...

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Parents pressure teachers over grades...

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Reforms to post-16 qualifications at level 3 in England...

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Proposals set out for exams and assessments in 2022...

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GCSE attainment and lifetime earnings...

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Reception baseline assessment: quality monitoring visit guidance...

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Disadvantaged pupils fearful over exam grades...

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Dispatch of exam scripts: yellow label service...

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Headteachers in England call for refund of £220m summer exam fees...

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Quality assurance for GCSE, AS and A level: information for schools and colleges...

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Awarding qualifications in summer 2021...

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DfE - English Baccalaureate: eligible qualifications. DfE - Information about the EBacc performance measure and the criteria qualifications must meet to count towards it....

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DfE - Approved key stage 4 qualifications, discount codes and point scores for reporting in the 2014 to 2020 school and college performance tables....

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DfE - Approved 16 to 18 qualifications and discount codes for reporting in the school and college performance tables....

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Has a GCSE grade C/4 lost its value?...

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National Reference Test 2021 - updated information for schools...

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Teacher assessed grades for students...

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