Edexcel

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Edexcel
Formation 1996
Purpose/focus Examination board
Headquarters London, UK
Region served England, Wales and Northern Ireland
Parent organization Pearson
Website www.edexcel.com

Edexcel is a UK examination board. It is one of England, Wales and Northern Ireland's five main examination boards. Edexcel is owned by the private-sector Pearson PLC. The company offers many qualifications including A levels and GCSEs. Edexcel's name is from the words educational and excellence. Edexcel's slogan is advancing learning, changing lives.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Home: Edexcel". Edexcel. 2011. http://www.edexcel.com/Pages/Home.aspx. Retrieved 2011-04-14.