Examinations and Qualifications

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

Arrangements for examinations and assessments in 2020/21...

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Ofqual publishes more details on appeals and confirms autumn exam arrangements...

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Responsibility for autumn GCSE, AS and A level exam series...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): cancellation of GCSEs, AS and A levels in 2020...

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Exceptional arrangements for assessment and grading in 2020...

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Awarding qualifications in summer 2020...

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Parents and pupils overwhelm schools with pleas for good grades...

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Coronavirus: Predicted grades leave 'many questions unanswered'...

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Results days announced for GCSE and A-level grades...

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Ofqual seeks views on GCSE and A level grading proposals for 2020...

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How GCSEs, AS & A levels will be awarded in summer 2020...

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Moderating teacher judgments in 2020...

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GCSE results in English and maths: Whatever approach is taken, here is how it should be validated...

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Further details on exams and grades announced...

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Awarding grades in 2020...

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

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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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DfE - T Levels are due to be introduced from the academic year 2020 to 2021. Find out what they are and what they mean for you. DfE - T Level action plan....

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A-Level results 2019: The main trends in grades and entries...

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Government welcomes more pupils studying science...

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First ever Maths A-level where getting almost half of answers wrong will get you an A...

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Further measures announced to boost the quality of post-16 qualifications...

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Dispatch of exam scripts: yellow label service...

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GCSE new grading scale: factsheets...

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