At present, the DfE is maintaining that examinations in the UK will go forward as usual with some adaptations.  Details of the announced adaptations can be found on our Adaptations Pages. This page talks about what happens in the hopefully unlikely event that the DfE announces that once again examinations do not go ahead in 2022.

Contingency Consultation

The Department for Education (DfE) and The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (OfQual) have just completed a consultation on how students will be awarded a grade in 2022.  The following links are to information that has been released.

Jo Saxton, the head of Ofqual has published an open letter to private candidates.

The full consultation response can be found on the DfE website

JCQ has published an FAQ on 2022 examinations.

AQA and Pearson have guidance on their respective websites