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13 best exam results day gifts to celebrate the class of 2023

The hard work has finally paid off, and it's time to celebrate Results Day 2023 


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Sophie Bates
Commerce Writer
Updated: August 24, 2023
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Exam results day is here! With all the stress and hard work finally complete, it's time to celebrate.

If you're looking for a way to show how proud you are or want to treat the well-deserved Class of 2023, scroll on to shop the edit of the best results day gifts around for GCSE and A-Level students - from personalised chocolates to keepsake jewellery, party supplies and more.

When is exam results day 2023? 

Results day for 2023 exams in the UK will take place on Thursday 24 August for GCSE students and Thursday 17 August for A-Level students. 

How we chose the best results day gifts 

  • Price: We've selected gifts in a range of price points, although most are affordable items that are more about the gesture and sentimental value. 
  • Customisation: I think the best kind of results day gift is one that can be treasured for a lifetime, and a personalised gift gives that extra special touch. Some of the gifts in this edit can be customised with names and photos to remember the special day.
  • Personal experience: I have only selected the items that I truly believe a student would love to receive on results day, having been one not so long ago.

Best exam results day gifts 2023

exam results chocolate not on the high street

Not On The High Street is filled with personalised gifts for every special occasion. The Belgian chocolates spell out 'We Are Proud of You' and you can add a gift message and a photo to the gift box for that extra sentimental touch. 

bloom and wild flowers

Letterbox flowers are a great option if you're sending your results day gift in the post, and Bloom & Wild's Let's Celebrate Duo comes with five stems including roses, limonium, alstroemeria, eucalyptus, spray carnations and solidago. The flowers arrive in bud and burst to life within 48 hours, and the blooming lovely gift set is complete with a box of Prestat chocolate truffles.

biscuiteers exam results biscuits

Biscuiteers has released a 'Passed with Flying Colours' gift set especially for exam season. The exam-themed keepsake box is filled with nine chocolate biscuits that have been hand-decorated with party popper, balloon and star designs to celebrate the big day. 

results day pandora charm

Pandora's champagne bottle charm is covered in sparkling embellishments and is finished with a Cubic Zirconia heart. Buy it alongside a bracelet or add it to an exisiting charm bracelet for a gift that will be treasured for a lifetime. 

rose and chocolate gift set

Pop open the bubbly on the special day with Getting Personal's prosecco gift set. It comes with a bottle of Baglietti Prosecco Rose and a box of Belgid’Or Classic Cocoa Dusted Truffles, beautifully wrapped in a pink and gold gift box. 

m and s brownies

You can't go wrong by gifting a delicious box of brownies, and Marks & Spencer's letterbox set can be delivered directly to the recipient's door. The set of sweet treats comes with three chocolate brownies with colourful confetti decorations and three marbled chocolate brownies with white chocolate sprinkles, perfectly packaged in a cardboard gift box.

exam bracelet

Amazon's 'You Absolutely Smashed It' bracelet features a string cord with a delicate star charm - and you can slot in straight into your congratulations card. 

genius exam card moonpig

Pick up a special card for the occasion, which can be personalised with your own photo and text. 

results day bookmark

The perfect gift for students that love to read, Amazon's stainless steel bookmark is engraved with 'On to the next chapter', and complete with a 2023 charm.

clever sausage toy

Moonpig's adorable 'Clever Sausage' cuddly dog toy is guaranteed to make someone's day. 

etsy exam gift hamper

Reward their hard work with a well-deserved pamper hamper. The gift set is packed with sweet treats, face masks and more. 

exam gift personalised compact mirror

This stunning round compact mirror is engraved with 'Brains as well as beauty' - with the option to include your own personal engraving, too

proud of you balloons

Why not throw a results day party and decorate your home or garden with these 'We Are So Proud of You' balloons, because they deserve it. The set comes with the letter balloons along with five gold balloons and five confetti balloons, plus a straw and string for hanging. 

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