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Exams & Assessments

If you would like to get in touch with the exams team, please email exams@abbeygatesfc.ac.uk


Collecting Certificates

2022 Certificates are now ready to be collected from Reception. Please ensure you book an appointment and bring ID.

Booking Form

For any certificate collections older than 2022 please contact exams@abbeygatesfc.ac.uk

If you are unable to your collect certificates in this way, please fill in the form below and send to exams@abbeygatesfc.ac.uk 

Alternative ways to collect your certificate

If you would like someone to collect on your behalf, please email exams@abbeygatesfc.ac.uk with your name & the name of who will be collecting on your behalf. Alternatively, you can fill out the candidate permission form. Please ensure that your representative brings photographic ID (i.e. passport or photo driving licence). 


SUM23 GCE/GCSE Exam Timetable (final)


Exam board specifications

Specification codes - Year 12 & 13

JCQ regulations and notices for candidates

JCQ Information for Candidates – Written examinations

JCQ Information for Candidates - Non-examination assessments

JCQ Information for Candidates – Coursework assessments

JCQ Information for Candidates – On-screen examinations

JCQ Information for Candidates – Privacy Notice ​JCQ Information for Candidates – Social media ​JCQ Unauthorised items poster JCQ Information for Candidates - Warning to candidates Please find below the links to the awarding bodies website where you will be able to find information about upcoming exams:


Dates for your diary

18 October 2022
Biomedical Admission Test (BMAT) and Test of Mathematics for University Admission (TMUA)

19 October 2022
Engineering Admissions Assessment (ENGAA)
Natural Sciences Admissions Assessment (NSAA)

02 November 2022
Oxbridge Admission Tests

31 October - 7 November
GCSE re-sits in Maths and English

05 - 09 December 2022
Yr13 Criminology unit 3 Controlled Assessment week

05 -13 January 2023
Yr12 Criminology unit 1 Controlled Assessment week

16 - 25 January 2023
Yr13 Trial Exams

26 January 2023
Chemistry Olympiad

30 January - 07 February 2023
Yr13 Art & Design Trial Exams

27 February - 03 March 2023
Yr13 Criminology unit 3 Controlled Assessment re-sit week

13 - 17 March 2023
Yr12 & Yr13 Criminology unit 1 Controlled Assessment re-sit week

18 - 28 April 2023
Yr12 Art & Design Trial Exams

24 – 26 April 2023
Yr12 MFL Trial speaking Assessments

02 - 12 May 2023
Yr12 Trial Exams
Yr13 Visual Art Exams

15 - 18 May 2023
Yr13 MFL Speaking Assessments

15 May - June 2023
Summer 2023 GCE/GCSE exam series

17 August 2023

24 August 2023