In exams administration you can find information to help you manage your exams, coursework and controlled assessments.

Read our notices below for news and changes that may affect you. You can also see our latest editions of Exams update and stay up to date on our news and policy pages.

2014/15 indicative exam fees

Our indicative exam fees for 2014/15 are now available from Entry fees. Final fees will be published before September 2014. 

Results day for summer 2014

Results for the summer 2014 series will be released on:

  • Thursday 14 August for A-level
  • Thursday 21 August for GCSE.

See when summer results are published for all qualifications and our results for exams officers to see what's available and when.

Students and parents can find information and guidance on results days for students and our video about how grades are awarded.

Changes to A-levels and GCSEs from summer 2014

Ofqual and the Department for Education (DfE) have published announcements about A-level and GCSE reforms. Ofqual has also written an open letter to all schools and colleges setting out their approach to regulating the awarding of GCSEs, AS and A-levels and possible impact the significant changes to these qualifications might have on exam results for the June 2014 series. You can read the full letter on their website.

You can find out more about the changes and what they mean for your subjects on our changes to A-levels page, changes to GCSEs page and our policy blog.

Speaking and Listening

Ofqual has announced that from summer 2014, Speaking and Listening will no longer count towards final grades in GCSE English and English Language. Please see our frequently asked questions for information about how this change will affect you and your students.