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Open consultations

  • Students’ perception of 25% Extra Time as a Reasonable Adjustment

    Exam boards and awarding organisations allow disabled students to have reasonable adjustments in their exams (you may call them ‘access arrangements’) to reduce or remove disadvantage caused by their disability. One type of adjustment is extra time to complete exams. We... More

    Closes 8 December 2022

Closed consultations

  • Proposed changes to the assessment of Modern Foreign Language GCSEs from 2023

    Proposals at a glance Ofqual invites your views on a proposed adaptation to the assessment of GCSE modern foreign languages (MFL) qualifications for students in England taking exams from summer 2023. We propose carrying forward to future assessments the changes we made... More

    Closed 20 October 2022

  • Proposed changes to the assessment of mathematics, physics and combined science GCSEs in 2023

    Proposals at a glance Ofqual invites your views on proposed adaptations to the assessment of GCSEs in mathematics, physics and combined science for students in England taking exams in 2023. The Department for Education (DfE) has confirmed that in view of the disruption... More

    Closed 20 October 2022

  • Consultation on the resilience of the qualifications system in 2023

    We welcomed the return of exams and other formal assessments in summer 2022, for the first time since 2019. Exams and other formal assessments are the best and fairest way of assessing what students know and can do. That’s why it was so important that we got back to students taking them in... More

    Closed 20 October 2022

  • Ofqual review into late or inaccurate VTQ results: Call for Evidence

    The summer was a significant step in terms of returning the qualifications system to pre-pandemic business as usual. As you know, this year we saw a return to exams and formal assessments, and across the country we saw more than 600,000 results awarded to students between March and August, across... More

    Closed 17 October 2022

  • Updates to the End-Point Assessment Qualification Level Guidance

    Please find the link at the bottom of the page to access the consultation questions. Ofqual is seeking views on proposed updates to the End-Point Assessment Qualification Level Guidance . The proposed guidance, if adopted, is intended to help end-point assessment organisations (EPAOs) in... More

    Closed 11 October 2022