We offer private candidates the opportunity to resit their GCSE Maths and/or English Language exams at our centre, conveniently located on the outskirts of Leicester City Centre.  There is no requirement to attend lessons or lectures, you just have to come to our centre at the given time and date of your booked exams.   

We use AQA as the awarding body for Foundation GCSE courses, this will give you the opportunity to achieve a grade 1-5 (grade 4 and 5 are considered good passes).  We can also recommend revision guides, workbooks and websites that can help you to revise topics and prepare you for your exams.

GCSE English Language

To gain the GCSE English Language qualification you will need to complete the following exams and assessment:

  •   Paper 1 - Explorations in Creative Reading and Writing (Written Exam, 1 hour 45 minutes)

  • ​  Paper 2 - Writers' Viewpoints and Perspectives (Written Exam, 1 hour 45 minutes)​

  • ​  Spoken Language Assessment*​

*The spoken language assessment is a speech or presentation that will need to be delivered to and assessed by our English Tutor 

GCSE Maths

To gain the GCSE Maths qualification you will need to complete the following exams:

  •   Paper 1 - Non-Calculator Foundation Tier (Written Exam, 1 hour 30 minutes)

  • ​  Paper 2 - Calculator Foundation Tier (Written Exam, 1 hour 30 minutes)​

  • ​  Paper 3 - Calculator Foundation Tier (Written Exam, 1 hour 30 minutes)

You need to complete all three elements of each qualification to be able to achieve a grade and certification.


The fees for private candidates include registration, exams and certification.  For GCSE English Language this also includes a 1-1 Spoken Language assessment with our English Tutor.

Fees for registrations before the 22nd February 2022 are as follows:

GCSE English Language - £135

GCSE Maths - £100

Registrations after the 22nd February 2022 may incur late fees imposed by the award body.  Please contact us for details of amended fees.


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GCSE Maths & English
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