Key stage 5 exam marking, qualifications and results

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

Services

  1. Find a regulated qualification

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

  2. 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

Guidance and regulation

  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. AS and A level changes: a summary
  3. Infographic: A level results 2017

News and communications

  1. Perceptions of qualifications in England: wave 16

    • Ofqual
    • News story
  2. Moderation of teacher assessments

    • Ofqual
    • News story
  3. Consultation into strengthening teacher-examiner safeguards

    • Ofqual
    • News story
  4. Education standards continue to rise at GCSE and A level

    • Department for Education
    • Press release
See all news and communications

Policy and engagement

  1. Rules and regulations on teacher involvement in exam development
  2. Changes to regulations for enquiries and appeals
  3. Updating our rules and guidance for project qualifications
  1. Marking reviews, appeals, grade boundaries and Code of Practice

    • Ofqual
    • Consultation outcome
    • Date closed 11 March 2016
  2. Ofqual's consultation on specifications on reasonable adjustments

    • Ofqual
    • Consultation outcome
    • Date closed 01 August 2016
See all policy and engagement

Transparency

  1. Perceptions of A levels, GCSEs and other qualifications: wave 16

    • Ofqual
    • Official statistics
  2. Reviews of marking and moderation for GCSE, AS and A Level: summer 2017 exam series

    • Ofqual
    • Official statistics
  3. International literature review of secondary assessments

    • Ofqual
    • Research
  4. Appeals for GCSE, AS and A level: summer 2017 exam series

    • Ofqual
    • Official statistics
  5. Destinations of KS4 and KS5 pupils: 2016

    • Department for Education
    • Official statistics
See all transparency