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How to make sense of qualification levels

NVQ, RQF, BTEC, IB – there’s an alphabet soup of qualifications out there, which can make it confusing if you need to know how they compare. Maybe you're wondering "What is level 3 equivalent...  

What is the difference between the IGCSE and the GCSE?

If you’re reading this article, the chances are you’ve heard about the IGCSE and are pondering the question “What’s the difference between the IGCSE and the GCSE?” 'Don't...  

Everything you ever wanted to know about further and higher education

Want to spend four years studying Vikings? Or maybe you’d like to take a term to learn all about Pokémon. What about three years becoming an absolute expert on Gothic studies? They’re...  

What are my GCSE options?

Knowing what GCSE subjects to take in Year 9 can be tough. There are a range of subjects, so what exactly are your options? How should you decide which GCSE subjects are the best ones to take? How will...  

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