Exam timetables and key dates for the 2020 GCSEs

Here is a breakdown of the exam boards’ timetables and key dates for the 2020 GCSE exams

GCSE exam dates 2020

With five different exam boards across the UK, navigating your way through the internet to find the various dates can be overwhelming, not to mention time consuming. Here, we've gathered all the GCSE timetables for each qualification for summer 2020 for your ease. 

The majority of exam board timetables begin on Monday 11 May and finish between Wednesday 17 and Friday 19 June.

GCSE results will be published on Thursday 20 August 2019. 


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Below you check each individual exam boards’ timetable to work out your own exam schedule.


Monday 11 May – Wednesday 17 June

Full Edexcel 2020 GCSE timetable


Monday 11 May – Thursday 18 June

Full OCR 2020 GCSE timetable


Monday 11 May – Thursday 18 June

Full AQA 2020 GCSE timetable


Monday 11 May – Wednesday 17 June

Full WJEC timetable


Monday 4 May – Friday 19 June

Full CCEA timetable

GCSE resits 2020

Students who are required to retake exams will have an opportunity to do so in November 2020 or in June 2021.

Visit our revision hub and wave goodbye to stress during exam season. It’s packed with tips, tricks and techniques that can help set your students on the path to success.

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