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March 2024

8 March

Personalised maths test to transform support for struggling students

AQA has been working on a brand new personalised maths test that will allow teachers to quickly pinpoint why their students are struggling.

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.

January 2024

12 January

Formulae and equations sheets for exams in 2024

The Department for Education (DfE) and Ofqual have confirmed that formulae and equations sheets will be provided for GCSE Maths, GCSE Physics, and GCSE Combined Science exams in 2024. Formulae sheets for our Level 2 Certificate in Further

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.

July 2023

7 July

Age restrictions for the November 2023 exam series

For the November 2023 exam series, there are age restrictions for entering students for GCSE English Language and GCSE Maths.

January 2023

13 January

GCSE Maths and Level 2 Further Maths: formulae sheets for 2023

For 2023 only, a formulae sheet will be provided in the exam for GCSE Maths (Foundation and Higher tier) and Level 2 Certificate in Further Mathematics. You can download these formulae sheets now for exam practice and revision purposes.

September 2022

5 September

GCSE Maths: improvements to our papers for summer 2023

For summer 2023, we’re making more improvements to both our GCSE Maths Foundation and Higher papers.

August 2020

14 August

Arrangements for autumn 2020 Mathematics exam series

We’d like to clarify a few points relating to AS/A-level and Level 3 Maths and how the autumn series assessment will work.

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.