On this page you can find useful A level articles from how to choose the right subjects, through to revision tips, A level results day coverage and clearing advice.
Should you study three or four AS subjects in year 12?
In this article, we explore the pros and cons of each option for AS students, as well as explaining how this might affect entry to some universities and degree courses.
A Level Reforms: Will it affect my university prospects?
MPW explains the reform of A levels: what has changed and why; the implications of this; and how it will affect university applications.
5 key factors to consider when choosing A level subjects
Your A Level subject choices will commit you to certain directions at university; they might even affect which careers you can consider in the future. It is important, therefore, to get your choices right and there are many factors to consider when you are deciding upon which subjects to take.
Why Your AS & Year 12 Grades Still Matter With The Latest Educational Reform
The educational reform, with the reintroduction of the linear A level, means that many year 12 students are beginning to consider AS level examinations a thing of the past. Your A level qualification will now only be awarded upon completion of A level examinations taken in the same sitting at the end of year 13. However, students would be foolish to dismiss the importance of continuing to take revision and examinations at the end of year 12 seriously. Here’s why...
Writing a personal statement | The five-paragraph principle
James Barton, Director of Admissions at MPW London gives some advice on writing a memorable personal statement using the five-paragraph principle.