Key stage 3 and 4 exam marking, qualifications and results

Regulated qualifications, awarding bodies, assessing, marking, participation and performance, appeals, National Reference Test.

  1. Appeal an exam result

    How to appeal a qualification result (GCSE, AS, A level, Diploma or other qualification) or ask for it to be marked again if you think it's wrong

  2. Casework process and terms of reference for exam procedure reviews

    Details of how Ofqual conducts reviews of exam procedures (EPRS).

  3. Check if an awarding body is recognised

    How to check if the organisation giving you an award is registered and accredited by the exams regulator

  4. Deciding regulatory assessment rules in GCSEs, AS and A levels

    We have developed a set a principles for when we think about rules for aspects of GCSE, AS or A level subject assessments.

  5. Detailed analysis of summer 2016 GCSE results

    Detailed analysis of summer 2016 GCSE results

  6. Established iGCSE qualifications

    A list for teachers of established iGCSE qualifications to be included in the 2014 performance tables.

  7. Exam system contingency plan: England, Wales and Northern Ireland

    This joint contingency plan is in place to deal with any major disruption that may affect exam candidates.

  8. Find a regulated qualification

    Check if a qualification is regulated and what level it is on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)

  9. GCSE results 2016 - infographic

    Infographic on GCSE results, summer 2016

  10. Infographic: Proposed changes to exam marking reviews and appeals

    An infographic showing Ofqual's proposed changes to marking reviews and appeals for GCSE, AS and A level exams.

  11. National Reference Test: information

    Information about the National Reference Test being used by Ofqual to support the awarding of GCSEs in England.

  12. Performance points: comparing KS4 or 16-to-18 qualifications

    An introduction to calculating the performance points for key stage 4 or 16-to-18 qualifications.

  13. Regulatory Document List

    Ofqual's formal legal list of Regulatory Documents (documents containing additional rules and guidance for regulated qualifications).

  14. Setting GCSE and A level grade standards in Summer 2014 and 2015

    An explanation of how Ofqual has set and maintained grade standards in GCSE, AS and A level qualifications for Summer 2014 and 2015.

  15. Summer 2016 GCSE, AS and A level: a summary of our monitoring

    Summer 2016 GCSE, AS and A level awards: a summary of our monitoring

  16. Summer exam awarding information

    Ofqual's publications about summer exam results for GCSEs, AS and A levels.

  17. Teacher involvement in developing exam papers: interim report

    This report sets out the evidence gathered, the options we are considering, and our next steps.