GCSE English Exam

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GCSE English Exam

GCSE English resit exam for November 2024. Can be used to gain access into University and better career opportunities. Book your resit GCSE English exam with Pass My GCSE and we will place you at a centre local to you as an English GCSE private candidate.

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Below is some information about English GCSEs to help you get started:

  • GCSE English exams can be taken in Summer or November each year.
  • Exams are sat at an exam centre local to you.
  • Suitable for candidates age 16 & up.

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3 Steps of a GCSE Resit

The 3 simple steps to completing your GCSE exam

  • 1

    Choose the exam series and subject

  • 2

    Prepare for your exam

  • 3

    Sit your exam and receive your results

GCSE English Exams

What happens after you book your GCSE English resit?:

  1. An automated invoice is sent to your email as proof of purchase.
  2. The Pass My GCSE exams team will email you about the exam and offer further guidance.
  3. We will look to book you into your closest exam centre for the exam board you wish to take.
  4. We will confirm all the details of your booking and look to help you revise for your English exam.
  5. After you have taken your exam results will be released in August for May exams, and January for November exams.

Ways to revise 

  1. The best way to revise is to take the Pass My GCSE English course. This includes everything you need to revise.
  2. GCSE English language past papers are always a good way to revise.
  3. Other free GCSE English revision materials can be found here.


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GCSE English Online Course

The Pass My GCSE English GCSE online course includes all that you need to revise for your GCSE English resit exam. This fully comprehensive, self-guided course includes revision, practice questions and exam questions, split up by topic, covering all of the GCSE English specification. The unique system stores your results, and tracks your progress over time, as well as providing you with average scores, helping you to determine if you are improving and ready to retake your GCSE English exam.


  • Comprehensive revision for each topic

  • Consolidate your knowledge with practice questions

  • Put yourself to the test with topic tests

  • Stores all your results and tracks your progress over time

  • Improve your chances of passing your GCSE English resit

GCSE English language exam FAQs

Can I resit English GCSE exams?

Yes, you can retake English GCSE exams if you did not achieve the grade you needed at school. Lots of higher education qualifications and job sectors require you to have a minimum of a grade 4, or C, at GCSE or equivalent in English language. You can achieve this by confirming your GCSE English exam booking with Pass My GCSE.

Does the fee include the GCSE English speaking exam?

You can choose whether or not to include the GCSE English speaking exam when booking your exam. Select the Speaking Not Included option if you do not require the speaking component as part of your GCSE, e.g. if you have already passed it, are sitting your exam in November, or any other reason. Alternatively, select the Speaking Included (+£100) option if you require the speaking component as part as your GCSE.

When can I sit a GCSE English language exam?

You can take a GCSE English language exams in May or November of each year. School age students usually retake English GCSE exams in November.

Since there are only 2 exam periods per year, there is lots of time for you to revise. The Pass My GCSE exam + course option would be your best option to help you prepare for your exam.

Can I take an online GCSE English exam?

You cannot take an online GCSE English exam, this must be done at a local exam centre. You can however take a GCSE English equivalency exam or functional skills English level 2 exam online, which are both equivalent to a full GCSE English Language qualification.

If you are wanting to resit GCSE English online, then the we recommend Pass Functional Skills for your functional skills English level 2 exam, or A star equivalency for your GCSE English equivalency exam.

Is there an exam for GCSE English Language for adults?

The GCSE English exam booking with Pass My GCSE is suitable for all learners, whatever their age. You could be a 16 year old or an adult!

You can take an English Language resit or book in for your first attempt.

Can I take an English Language GCSE privately?

Yes, you can take a GCSE English private exam. We will arrange everything for you, and book you in at a local exam centre as an English GCSE private candidate.

GCSE English Exam Dates

AQA, Edexcel and OCR

Paper Date Time Duration
English Language Paper 1 English Language Paper 1 Thursday 23rd May 2024 Morning 1h 45m
English Language Paper 2 English Language Paper 2 Thursday 6th June 2024 Morning 1h 45m

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