Examinations and Qualifications

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

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

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Responsibility for exams...

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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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Consultation on how GCSE, AS and A level grades should be awarded in summer 2021...

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Northern Ireland cancels GCSE and A-level exams...

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Teachers' grades to replace A-levels and GCSEs in England...

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Students receive autumn exam AS and A level results...

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Scotland's 2021 exams cancelled by education secretary...

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Extra measures to support students ahead of next summer’s exams...

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Guidance to support the summer 2021 exams...

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Letter from Gavin Williamson to Glenys Stacey...

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Responsibility for autumn exams...

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Covid: Could GCSE exams be scrapped in Wales altogether?...

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Covid: GCSE and A-levels in Wales cancelled for 2021...

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Review of post-16 qualifications at level 3 and below in England....

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Most exams in England will take place next year with three-week delay...

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Scotland makes first move in reducing exams. Who is next?...

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Ofqual warned grades system would not win public support...

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