A-Levels

A-Levels are the best route into the UK’s most prestigious universities and courses.

View our results and progressions here

Why Choose A-Levels?

  • The most accepted route to UK universities
  • Explore 3 or 4 subjects in-depth over two-year or 18-month period
  • Ideal for students with academic and inquisitive minds who enjoy studying and perform well in exams
  • Accepted by all universities worldwide
  • Wider choice of subject options
  • Accepted qualification for Medicine
  • Excellent standard in preparation for university
  • Small classes – 6 or 7 students per group
  • Individual attention
  • Weekly tutor session
  • UCAS support sessions
  • Oxbridge and G5 programme

In 2020

  • 74%  achieved A*- A
  • 91%  achieved A* – B  
  • 100% offered places at UK universities
  • Over 70% studying at top 20 UK universities

These are the entry requirements for our A Level Courses.

 SEPTEMBER STARTJANUARY START
COURSE LEVELRQF LEVEL 3RQF LEVEL 3
AGE AT START OF COURSE15.516
ENGLISH LEVELIELTS 5.0IELTS 5.5
AVERAGE STUDENT/TEACHER RATIO1:61:8
HOURS PER WEEK IN CLASS2530

We offer the following list of subjects to study at A Level

For subjects marked * you need a minimum IELTS score of 6.0. If you plan to start a course in January, we recommend taking only 3 subjects.

BusinessFurther MathsMaths
Art (Fine Art)Digital PhotographyArt (Textiles/Fashion)
ChemistryPhysicsBiology
English Literature*Law*Accounting
GeographyFilm StudiesSociology*
MusicEconomicsPsychology*
History*Media StudiesSpanish
Computer Science

These are some of the universities and courses that our recent graduates chose. If you achieve good results at A-Level you will have a broad selection of universities to choose from.

Student NameCountryA Level ResultsUniversityCourse Name
YukonKoreaA*A*A*A*A*University College LondonMechanical Engineering
LikMalaysiaA*A*A*University of LeicesterMedicine
BenUnited KingdomA*A*AAImperial College LondonPhysics with Theoretical Physics
ZijunChinaA*A*AASt Andrew’sMathematics
TianyiChinaA*A*AUniversity College LondonPsychology with Education
MinleChinaA*A*ABLeeds UniversityFilm, Photography and Media
JunjiChinaA*A*ABUniversity College LondonBiochemistry
AngelicaIndonesiaABBUniversity of BristolPolitics and International Relations

Admissions

The application process is as follows:

  • Complete an application form
  • Send your completed form to registrations@standrewscambridge.co.uk along with a copy of your passport, birth certificate and your most recent school report
  • Complete our entry tests in Maths and English and arrange your interview. Interviews will be carried out by the Director of Studies or the Principal on Skype, Zoom or Microsoft Teams
  • The application is reviewed and if successful a conditional offer is made, subject to submission of outstanding documents required for visa applicants
  • Send a copy of your IELTS certificate (must be academic UKVI)
  • Accept offer and pay the course deposit to secure your place
  • Pre-arrival information and visa documentation despatched

Watch our Principal talk about A-Level courses at St Andrew’s

Carolina (Alumni) talks about her experience at St Andrew’s