What is Edexcel?
Edexcel is the UK's largest awarding organisation, offering academic and vocational qualifications and testing to schools, colleges, employers and other places of learning in the UK and internationally.
The academic qualifications of Edexcel include GCSE, GCE (A level) and International GCSE (Edexcel Certificate for UK state schools).
The vocational qualifications of Edexcel include NVQ and BTEC from entry level to Higher National Diplomas. BTECs are recognised in more than 80 countries worldwide, and in 2009/10 over 1.1 million learners were registered onto a BTEC.