Our Group

GradeMaker is part of the Stephen Austin group, which includes Stephen Austin Ltd, the leading supplier of secure examination production and distribution services.


With over sixty years’ experience in the specialist field of assessment, Stephen Austin works with Ministries of Education, Examination Boards, Assessment Agencies and Professional Institutes in twenty-five countries across the globe.

Stephen Austin operates under an ISO9001 certified Quality Management System and an ISO14001 certified Environmental Management System. The company is an active member of the International Association for Educational Assessment (IAEA) and the Association for Educational Assessment in Africa (AEAA). Stephen Austin is also a platinum member of the British Printing Industries Federation (BPIF).

Stephen Austin aims to improve quality and cost-effectiveness by sharing experience and working closely with all its clients to establish best-practice and introduce the latest product developments.


"At Stephen Austin, we have worked in partnership with examination boards around the world for over sixty years. In GradeMaker we have combined this experience with expertise in software to create technology that will support our clients in meeting the demands of the online world."

Rory Fowler, Chairman of GradeMaker