Dates and timetables

Find out when exams are, when results are out, and when to submit non-exam assessment and coursework along with other key dates.

Key dates

Download an annual calendar or use our key dates search to look up all exams and results dates, plus deadlines for entries, access arrangements and post-results.

Key dates for all other awarding organisations are available from their own websites.

Non-exam assessment deadlines

Use our deadline finder to see when you need to submit non-exam assessment, coursework and controlled assessment work to us.

Early question paper dates

Use our early question paper dates finder to see when early exam materials are available for your subject.

Confirmed exam timetables

The timetables on this page are definitive. Please check back frequently to ensure you have the latest version.

Confirmed timetable (listed by series and qualifications) Last updated Version control file (if applicable)

Autumn 2021 exam timetable

GCSE and AQA Certificate

30 July 2021 Autumn 2021 version control

January 2022 exam timetable

Functional Skills, ELC, Applied General, Technical and Vocational Qualifications

9 December 2020  

March 2022 exam timetable

Functional Skills

27 July 2021March 2022 version control

May/June 2022 exam timetable

A-level, AS, Level 3 certificates, Functional Skills, and Applied General

22 November 2021May/June 2022 version control

May/June 2022 exam timetable

GCSE, AQA Certificate, ELC, FCSE, Projects and L1/L2 Awards

9 November 2021May/June 2022 version control

Provisional exam timetables

Provisional timetable (listed by series and qualifications) Last updated Version control file (if applicable)

November 2022 exam timetable

GCSE, Functional Skills and Level 3 Extended Project

22 November 2021  

January 2023 exam timetable

Functional Skills, ELC and Applied General

22 November 2021 

March 2023 exam timetable

Functional Skills

22 November 2021

Comments period for provisional timetables

The comments period for the November 2022, January and March 2023 timetables will be open from 22 November to 3 December. Please email us with any feedback on these provisional timetables.