For **mathematics and English, retaking the** test is mandatory if you haven't obtained a pass (grade). You will need to continue studying these subjects until you pass or turn 18.If you achieved a pass in Mathematics and English, there is no requirement to reapply, but you can do so if you want a higher grade.

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## What is gcse math?

Karen Nelson8 minutes 58, seconds readThe General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) is an academic qualification in a particular subject, taken in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Scottish State Schools use the Scottish Qualification Certificate.

## Is maths mandatory for gcse?

Karen Nelson9 minutes 22, seconds readSome subjects are compulsory at the GCSE level and must be taken by all young people. You can usually expect to take around 9 subjects at GCSE.

## Can you do maths at university?

Karen Nelson2 minutes 27, seconds readMathematics is not a subject that can be taken at university, and will be taught on the assumption that students have a concrete understanding of the basic concepts of mathematics and applied mathematics before starting a course. A degree in mathematics doesn't have to mean that you're going to become a professional mathematician.

## What grade do you need to pass maths and english gcse?

Karen Nelson2 minutes 42, seconds readStudents need a 4 for a standard pass and 5 for a strong pass. This means that a candidate who gets nine fourth-grade grades has technically passed all of his or her exams.