Articles from Ofqual

Feeling stressed about ‘results day’

When we talk about ‘exam stress’, we often think about revising or taking exams, but stress around results day is common too.

Response to Sunday Times story about A level grades

Statement in relation to misleading story ahead of A level results.

Functional skills English conditions and requirements

Rules and regulations for new functional skills qualifications in English

Guided learning in Functional Skills

This consultation has concluded Download the full outcome Consultation Decisions and Response Analysis: Guided Learning in Functional Skills Ref: Ofqual/19/6526PDF, 165KB, 5 pages

Apprenticeship end-point assessments

A collection of documents showing Ofqual's approach to external quality assurance of end-point assessments.

End point assessment quality assurance report: 2018 to 2019

Report to the Institute of Apprenticeships and Technical Education on Ofqual's external quality assurance of apprenticeship end point assessments.

GCSE 9 to 1 grades

Reformed GCSEs in England are graded from 9 to 1, with 9 being the top grade. Combined science is graded from 9-9 to 1-1.

Ofqual government procurement card data

Data on government procurement card (GPC) spend over £500 for Ofqual.

Consultation on changes to the Conditions of Recognition

Summary An Ofqual, Qualifications Wales and CCEA consultation on changes to regulations governing recognised awarding organisations in England, Wales & Northern Ireland.

Fee information, purchasing decisions and value for money

Results of Ofqual's call for evidence into purchasing decisions, availability of fee information and securing value for money in the qualifications market.


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