Ofqual has announced that exam boards will make exams available in all GCSE, AS and A Level subjects in this year’s autumn series, for students who had entered or intended to enter for the summer exams.
The news follows Ofqual’s consultation on the arrangements for an additional exam series in autumn 2020.
This additional exam series will provide students who would like to improve their grade or who were unable to receive a calculated grade in the summer, with the chance to take an exam.
Exam boards can, however, withdraw an exam if there have been no entries by the closing date.
Other key outcomes from the autumn 2020 consultation are: