15th August 19
Abbey College Cambridge students are celebrating an outstanding set of A Level results in 2019. Out of 292 exams taken at Abbey Cambridge this year, 34% received the top A* grade, and 71% of exams were marked at A* – A grades.
92% of papers received A* – B grades, this represents the highest ever A* – B percentage score achieved by Abbey Cambridge students. An astonishing 98% of all papers achieved A* – C grades this year, the joint highest A* – C pass rate in Abbey history.
Looking in more detail, 5 of the 14 A Level subjects offered by Abbey College Cambridge achieved a 100% A* – B pass rate; Biology, Art, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, and Psychology. 8 subjects also achieved a 100% A* – C pass rate this year; Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Art, History, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, and Psychology.
College Principal Dr Julian Davies commented on this year’s student results:
‘2019 marks our college’s 25th birthday, and we couldn’t ask for a better present than these results. We are proud to be a college that brings students together from across the globe to study in this wonderful city. Every day on campus, I see the diligence with which our students approach their studies, ably and closely supported by our teachers, pastoral and support staff. All of them really do deserve to enjoy this exceptional set of results, and the exciting futures that await them at university and beyond.’
In 2019, 84% of Abbey College Cambridge’s A Level students received an offer to study at one or more Russell Group Universities, including offers for the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, University College London, Imperial College London, and the London School of Economics and Political Science. We wish this year’s graduates every success in their university studies.