News

February 2024

15 February

Updated JCQ guidance: use of artificial intelligence in assessments

The Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) has published updated guidance on artificial intelligence (AI) use in assessments.

December 2023

15 December

Delivery of results for vocational and technical qualifications

Following the success of the term-time checkpoints that Ofqual introduced in 2023 to make sure results for vocational and technical qualifications (VTQs) were issued on time, this work will continue into 2024 and beyond. Find out more.

November 2023

22 November

AS and A-level Business: specification redevelopment

We’re excited to announce our proposals for further changes to our AS and A-level Business specification for first teaching from September 2025.

July 2023

21 July

Update: end date for Applied General Business

We've extended the end date for our Applied General Business qualification.

June 2023

15 June

AS and A-level Business: updated specification and new resources available

Our updated AS and A-level Business specification and new resources are available for first teaching in September 2023.

March 2023

14 March

AS and A-level Business: specification changes for first teaching from September 2023

We've made some changes to our AS and A-level Business specification ready for first teaching in September 2023. These changes will affect AS exams in summer 2024 and A-level exams in summer 2025.

February 2020

3 February

Updated: Question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam: what’s available when

We’re changing the date of when we publish question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam on our website. This is now applicable to all qualifications.

December 2019

2 December

Question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam: what’s available when

We’re changing the date of when we publish our AS, A-level and GCSE question papers, mark schemes and reports on the exam on our website.

May 2019

1 May

Find out about exams in our new podcast series

We’re excited to announce that we’ve teamed up with Craig Barton on our new series of podcasts, Inside Exams.