GCSE

Studying for your GCSEs is hard work, but you can find a huge range of help and support on The Student Room.

We've got discussion forums, interactive learning resources and expert articles to help you through years 10 and 11.

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Revision preparation

It’s not too early to start getting ready – get motivated to begin preparing for revision.

GCSE mock exam preparation

Doing the right prep for your GCSE mocks can help you be ready for when the real deal comes along in the summer.

Get advice on preparing for sixth form

Looking for help with applying to sixth form college? Not sure which A-levels to pick? We've got stacks of help and advice for anyone planning on going on to sixth form after GCSEs.

Find advice and answers to your GCSE questions

Explore the forums and you'll find stacks of study help on any topic you can imagine. And if you don't find the answer to your question, you can simply ask your own. Someone is sure to come back to you quickly.


GCSE chat and advice

Take a look at some of the most popular GCSE articles and discussion threads on The Student Room.



Study tools and homework help for your subject

When you want to practise what you've learned, our interactive study resources are ideal. These are created by other students - with the best achieving five-star ratings and approval from actual teachers. You can also set up your own interactive study planner to help you work out your time ahead of big exam dates.

GCSE subjects

What to do after GCSEs

Once your GCSEs are over, there's a huge variety of paths you might follow. Find out more about BTECs, apprenticeships, A-levels and more.

Our partnership with NCS

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We're proud to work with NCS as our official partner for The Student Room's GCSE section. If you're looking ahead at life after GCSEs and thinking 'what next?' then NCS is right up your street.

Designed specially for 16 and 17-year-olds, the NCS experience will give you a clearer idea of what you want from your future. 

On NCS, you’ll meet new people, take on exciting challenges and develop skills that’ll help you smash your goals. If you want to get a taste for independence, find out more about NCS summer 2020.