As a UK and international awarding organisation, we’re working with Ofqual, UK Department for Education and JCQ, as well as other UK and international exam boards, governments, and universities around the world, to confirm our approach to summer 2021 so students receive the outcomes they deserve.
Ofqual announcements and links to further information can be found below.
26 March 2021
On Friday 26 March the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) released comprehensive guidance on the process for deriving grades this summer.
26 February 2021
On 25 February the Department for Education and Ofqual confirmed arrangements for how this year’s GCSE, AS and A level results will be graded and issued to students.
We're now working through the detail of these arrangements to understand what they mean for schools, colleges, teachers and students, including those taking our international general qualifications.
20 January 2021
The Joint Council for qualifications (JCQ) has published guidance for teachers and senior leaders for completing NEA this summer.
15 January 2021
Ofqual released their consultation about the Summer 2021 General Qualifications exam series. This consultation closed on 29 January 2021.