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Welcome to the exam information section of our website.

You will find information here about external exams due to take place over the next academic year, as well as information for candidates.

Exam Dates 2023-24

GCSE and A-level exams

  • GCSE and A-level examination season: Thursday 2 May - Wednesday 26 June 2024.
  • Speaking and practical exams: are scheduled to take place before Thursday 9 May
  • National contingency dates: Thursday 6 June (pm), Thursday 13 June (pm) and Wednesday 26 June (all day) 2024.
    • All students taking external exams this year must be available on these dates as well as the dates of any timetabled exams.
  • All students completing external exams have been issued with a statement of entry listing the date of all exams they are currently entered for.
  • Individual final examination timetables containing dates, times and locations of each exam and on which any clashes will have been resolved will be issued to students before May.
  • Our Candidate Exam Handbook is available for download below. It contains all the information students need on exam rules and procedures, malpractice, data usage and frequently asked questions. 

Exam Policies and Procedures

Information on how to appeal can be downloaded below.