Examination Information

Welcome to the exams section. Within this section you will find links to the major examining bodies and organisations within the UK along with other useful websites.

OCR – Oxford Cambridge & RSA Examinations http://www.ocr.org.uk/

AQA – Assessment and Qualifications Alliance http://www.aqa.org.uk/

PEARSON –   https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/home.html

WJEC – Welsh Joint Education Committee http://www.wjec.co.uk/

The JCQ provides guidance for all examination stakeholders from awarding bodies to students. http://www.jcq.org.uk/

Deapartment for Education http://www.education.gov.uk


Please visit awarding body websites or www.jcq.org for timetable information.
Other useful links

http://www.ucas.ac.uk/ for the university clearing service

http://www.admissionstestingservice.org/for-test-takers/bmat/about-bmat/ for those wishing to study certain medical and veterinary courses

http://www.lnat.ac.uk/ for those wishing to study law degrees

http://www.ukcat.ac.uk/home/ for medical and dentistry degrees


Exam tips
• Make sure you have all the equipment you need for your exam in a clear pencil case
• Arrive at least 15 minutes before the published start time
• Check the seating plan
• You may bring a drink of water to the exam room but make sure it is in a clear bottle with no label
• Learn your candidate number
• If you need assistance raise your hand – an invigilator will help
• If you have any worries or questions about any aspect of your exams please come and see me

INFORMATION FOR CANDIDATES – Please refer to the JCQ website for current documents  http://www.jcq.org.uk/exams-office/information-for-candidates-documents

Useful important documents
External Qualification Policy pdfExternal examination policy
Exam Booklet  pdfExams Booklet
A Level and GCSE Summary Timetable – May/June 2017  pdfSummary Timetable 2017