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Update on Pearson Edexcel – May/June 2021 Series

Pearson Edexcel has cancelled International GCSE and International AS/A Level exams for the May/June 2021 series.

  • This follows the decision by the UK government to cancel GCSEs and A Levels in England.
  • Pearson has cancelled exams globally - exams are not being sat in any country
  • The British Council was not involved in making this decision to cancel Pearson’s exams. 

Please click here for more information on Pearson Edexcel - May/June 2021 series

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