SQE1 - how the first assessment went

15 February 2022

More than a thousand candidates sat the first ever Solicitors Qualifying Examination (SQE) assessment last November. Following the publication of their results, we want to update stakeholders on:

  • how the first SQE1 assessment went
  • more details on the results, such as pass marks, how candidates performed and standards setting
  • some of the key themes we learnt from the assessment
  • contingency planning
  • next steps and SQE2

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