The Office of Qualifications and Examinations (Ofqual) regulates qualifications, examinations and assessments in England and vocational qualifications in Northern Ireland. Ofqual is independent of government and report directly to Parliament and the Northern Ireland assembly.
Ofqual is responsible for making sure that:
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- regulated qualifications reliably indicate the knowledge, skills and understanding students have demonstrated
- assessments and exams show what a student has achieved
- people have confidence in the qualifications that we regulate
- students and teachers have information on the full range of qualifications that we regulate