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SQA celebrates corporate parent anniversary

SQA marks the 2nd anniversary working with Who Cares? Scotland

SQA supports Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2017

SQA is getting behind #ScotAppWeek17, and kicking off recruitment for its successful Pathways Apprenticeship programme.


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Scottish Youth Parliament Awards 2017

SQA help celebrate achievements of members of the Scottish Youth Parliament.


Time capsule design winner announced by V&A Dundee

The winner of the V&A Dundee time capsule competition, supported by SQA and Jaguar, has been announced.

YouthLink Scotland Awards 2017

Outstanding contribution of Youth Workers recognised at YouthLink Scotland awards.

Pre-apprenticeships set Craigroyston pupils on the right career path

Find out about the successfull Pre-Apprenticeship programme at Craigroyston Community High School in Edinburgh.

V&A Dundee time capsule shortlist announced

The shortlist for the V&A Dundee time capsule competiton has been announced, supported by SQA and Jaguar.

SQA supports Lantra Awards

SQA supports Lantra Scotland’s 2017 Land-based and Aquaculture Learner of the Year Awards

SQA is a winner at the RoSPA Awards 2016

We've been recognised with a Gold Award by RoSPA

College marketers shine on a night of celebration

West College Scotland swept the board at the College Development Network Marketing Awards

SQA logs on and supports Safer Internet Day 2017

SQA is supporting #SID17, get behind the campaign and unite for a better Internet.

Steadfast and Sure: youth work stalwarts recognised at awards

Four dedicated youth workers were recognised at the National Youth Worker of the Year Awards.

Horticulture apprentice recognised at Lantra Scotland awards

Ross Gallacher, an apprentice gardener from Glasgow, was named Modern Apprentice of the Year Award at this year's Lantra Scotland awards

Spohrt gains SQA approval

SQA approves Spohrt to deliver employability awards, enabling sports people to progress with their careers.

Changes to National Qualifications

SQA has started to plan and assess how the overall design, operational, and systems requirements will be delivered, now that the Deputy First Minister has announced that the changes to National Courses have been agreed by the Curriculum for Excellence Management Board.

Next steps for National Qualifications

and our response to the EIS Indicative Ballot

Finalists set to shine at SQA Star Awards

The finalists for this year's #SQAStarAwards have been announced.

NQ2016 - Post Results Services statistics published

SQA has published the statistics for its Post Results Services following the 2015/16 academic year.

Jaguar time capsule competition launched with V&A Dundee

SQA, V&A Dundee, and Jaguar launch a unique design competition for Higher Design and Manufacture candidates.

Star Award winners shine bright on night of celebration

Finalists from across Scotland, throughout the UK, and around the world, joined us to celebrate the SQA Star Awards.

Modifications to the Understanding Standards programme

Read the latest information about the modications to our NQ Understanding Standards programme.

SQA congratulates colleges recognised at CDN Annual Awards

Excellence in teaching and learning within Scotland’s colleges was celebrated at the College Development Network (CDN) Annual Awards.

SQA hosts results day celebration for Who Cares Scotland

SQA welcomed candidates to celebrate their results and achievements

Results for National Courses and Awards 2016

SQA announces the results for National Courses and Awards 2016.

SQA statement on Higher English

Latest update from SQA re. Higher English

UWS buddies up at Herald Higher Education Awards

UWS celebrates its success at The Herald Higher Education Awards, which were supported by SQA

Subject Review Reports – your questions answered

We've produced a Q&A answering questions about our Subject Review Reports.


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SQA exams are underway

Today sees the start of the SQA exams period for tens of thousands of pupils and students across Scotland.

Edinburgh school disruption - SQA Update

Update from SQA on recent school building closures in Edinburgh

SQA hosts college quality event

SQA recently hosted its annual College Quality Managers’ event at its offices in Dalkeith.

Become a MA at SQA - Modern Apprenticeship recruitment gets underway

Find out what it takes to become a MA at SQA.

CodeClan offering SQA's PDA in Software Development

CodeClan to offer its students a Professional Development Award (PDA) from the SQA. 

SQA supports Safer Internet Day 2016

SQA supports Safer Internet Day 2016 - ‘Play your part for a better Internet’.