Past papers and mark schemes

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Changes have been made to the style of our GCSE and AQA Certificate (IGCSE) question papers for the June 2014 series and onwards.

Read more about these changes or view a sample question paper.


Revise for exams with past papers and use the mark schemes to assess performance.

Teachers can get past papers earlier, starting 10 days after the exam, from Secure Key Materials.

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Older question papers and mark schemes are removed from our public website after three years for copyright reasons (except for Maths and Science). However, teachers can download them from Secure Key Materials (we remove any third party copyright material).

Specimen papers

For new exams with no past papers, specimen papers show you what the exams will be like.

Older past papers

Older past papers, mark schemes and examiners' reports are available for the discontinued GCSE Biology specification 4411.