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A maths qualification is not only an essential element for your employment prospects but also offers other opportunities such as career changes and entry into further and higher education. It is never too late to get your Maths GCSE at Ashford College, with specialist tutors and staff who are dedicated to getting you the results you need. You will also have access to software which will enable you to get a better understanding of the topics covered. 

You will learn how to analyse situations mathematically and problem solve using maths, algebra, geometry and statistics, (following the Edexcel syllabus) and there will be three paper-based exams at the end of the course. In class (during the course), you'll be assessed in a variety of different ways.

Depending on your current GCSE maths status, you may be asked to take a paper assessment before your interview to see if you have the right basic level of maths before attempting our Maths course. If you need any help with this process however, our team will be happy to help. 

Opportunities with GCSEs

A GCSE is a qualification that is highly valued by employers and educational providers. At Ashford College, we believe it is never too late to get your Maths GCSE, and will offer you the support you need to get this important qualification. Getting your Maths GCSE can open you up to so many opportunities, and these include...

  • Further study at University
  • Further study on our College courses
  • Full Time Employment
  • Part Time Employment
  • Enrolment on an Apprenticeship scheme


Q: What age do I have to be to take the Maths GCSE Evening course at Ashford?

A: You must be 19+ in order to take this course with us. 

Q: Is there a fee for this Maths GCSE course? 

A: There is no fee for GCSE Maths provided you do not already hold the qualification at grade C or above.

Q: Are there any entry requirements?

A: You must have GCSE Maths at grade 3/D from the last three years. Alternatively, you can take a paper assessment before your interview to see if you have the right basic level of maths before attempting this demanding course.

If you have any further questions about our Maths GCSE Evening course, please contact the college on 01233 743100 or by email at

Why people love Maths

Free to study!

Free to study!

It is FREE* to study for your Maths GCSE with us (*as long as you don't already have it at a pass grade or above). This means that you can focus more on your education instead of worrying about course fees.

Learn with like-minded students

Learn with like-minded students

At Ashford, you’ll be studying alongside like-minded adult learners, allowing you to concentrate and work towards passing your GCSE. As classes take place in the evening, they will fit around your schedule and the working day. 

Opening new opportunities

Opening new opportunities

As well as gaining new opportunities by getting your Maths GCSE with us, our E-Hub and student support team can help you find your future and suggest opportunities that may be beneficial to you going forward!

What's next?

If you are 16 to 18-years-old and want to explore your options then apply today.

Step 1 - Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway.

Step 2 - Interview

We will contact you with appropriate options for conducting your interview, either online or in person.

At your interview, we will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. It is also your opportunity to make sure that the pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Ashford College

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Elwick Road
TN23 1NN

01233 743100