A Level Results: Birmingham

Excellent A level results continues history of success

Another outstanding year and huge congratulations to all our A level students!

  • 37% of entries graded A*/A
  • And A*/A once again the commonest (modal) result at A level
  • A record 15 leavers with 3 or more grades all at A*/A
  • Another 19 other leavers with 2 grades at A*/A
  • 23 subjects achieved 100% pass rate:-

Accounting, Art, Business Studies, Chinese, Classical Civilisation, Computing, Economics, English Language, English Literature, French, Further Maths, Geography, History, ICT, Media Studies, Photography, Physics, Politics, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Spanish, Theatre Studies    

Academic Year 2015-2016

Grade

Number

Cumulative %

A*/A 119 37%
B 101 68%
C 60 87%
D 20 93%
E 17 98%
U 5  
Total 322  
68% A*-B

Previous Years

Grade (Number and Cumulative %)

Academic Year A*/A B C D E U Total
2014-2015 119
39%
112
75%
53
92%
19
98%
5
100%
1 309
2013-2014 79
31%
105
72%
39
87%
23
96%
9
99%
2 257
2012-2013 76
31%
90
69%
43
86%
17
93%
14
99%
2 242
2011-2012 60
32%
59
64%
48
90%
8
95%
8
99%
2 185
2010-2011 52
27%
87
73%
33
90%
8
94%
10
99%
1 191
2009-2010 51
28%
72
68%
36
87%
16
96%
6
99%
1 182
2008-2009 27
23%
38
57%
35
84%
7
90%
7
96%
5 119
2007-2008 56
35%
44
62%
36
84%
15
94%
5
97%
5 161
Grade A* has been awarded at A level since 2009-2010
Sittings in both January and June each year up to 2012-2013

 

Some case histories:

 

Student university progression:

The vast majority of our students go on to study at university, predominantly to their first choice. University destinations in recent years include Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Cardiff, Durham, Edinburgh, Exeter, Glasgow, Imperial College London, King’s College London, Leeds, Liverpool, London School of Economics, Manchester, Newcastle, Nottingham, Queen Mary University of London, Queen’s Belfast, Sheffield, Southampton, University College London, Warwick and York.

Please visit our University Placements page for a full list of 2015 university destinations and courses.