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External Exams and PPEs 2019

Individual timetables for PPEs will be issued before end of term.


Summer 2019 Exams

To view the Summer 2019 Exam Timetable please click here.

Contingency Day – the exam boards have put in place a contingency day.  This is in case there is a day in the summer exam period where exams cannot be taken due to an unforeseen event.  ALL STUDENTS must be available until after this date which is Wednesday 26th June 2019.


UTC Reading Key Dates

5th  – 7th November 2018  English GCSE resit/ NCFE qualifications

19th – 23rd November 2018 PPE for Yr 11 & 13 (including BTEC assessments)

09th – 22nd January 2019 BTEC and Cambridge National qualifications

11th January 2019 NCFE November 2018 Results issued

14th – 18th January 2019 PPE for Year 12

17th January 2019 English GCSE resit Results issued

07th March 2019 OCR Cambridge National January Results issued

13th March 2019 BTEC January Results issued

29th  April – 14th May 2019 BTEC Assessments

3rd  May 2019 NCFE March Results issued

13th May – 26th June 2019 Summer 2019 public exams

24th – 28th June 2019 PPE for Year 10/12

15th August 2019 GCE & L3 BTEC Results issued

22nd August 2019 GCSE & L2 Qualifications Results issued


Exam Boards and Specifications

KS4 Exam boards and specifications

KS5 Exam boards and specifications


JCQ Exam Information

Information for candidates for on-screen tests

Information for candidates for written examinations

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Information for candidates: non-examination assessments

Information for candidates: using social media and examinations/assessments

Information for candidates: GCE, ELC and Project qualifications – coursework assessments

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