A level Typical offer: A*AA

A*AA in three A level subjects

A level Alternative offer


Most of our students will join us with three A levels, but you may have study beyond this (such as a project qualification or additional study in maths) which demonstrates your individual talents that will help you with your degree. We recognise these studies through our alternative offers.

AAA in three A levels plus one of the following:

  • grade A in an EPQ
  • grade B in the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate
  • grade B in a Core Mathematics qualification
  • grade B in AS level Mathematics or Statistics (except if you are studying an A level in that subject)
  • grade B in a fourth A level, where your four A levels include A level Mathematics

English Language Requirements

  • If you do not meet our English GCSE requirements, you will need a suitable English language qualification. Examples include:

    • IELTS: 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in all components
    • IELTS Indicator: 6.5 with 6.0 in each component
    • TOEFL IBT: 90 overall with a minimum 21 in all 4 components
    • TOEFL IBT and IBT Special Home Edition: 90 overall with 21 in each component
    • The Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic): 62 with no less than 59 in any element
    • The Pearson Test of English Academic Online (PTE Academic Online): 62 with no less than 59 in any element
    • Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE): 176 with no less than 169 in all elements
    • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 180 with no less than 169 in all elements
    • Duolingo: 120 overall with sub scores of Literacy 120, Comprehension 130, Conversation 115, Production 100
    • LanguageCert SELT: B2 Communicator High Pass in both the Speaking test and the Listening, Reading, and Writing test
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