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Destinations of 2012 Leavers

All those who leave UCS after A-Level will normally move on to University, Art, Music or Drama College, and around 40% choose to take a ‘gap’ year before beginning their degree courses.  The charts below give a breakdown of Universities attended and courses studied.  This is a broadly typical picture.

University Destinations

UCL 12%
OTHER UNIVERSITIES/COLLEGES 61%
OTHER LONDON 8%
OXBRIDGE 12%
USA 3%
OTHER INSTITUTIONS 3%

Other London Universities include – KCL, LSE and QMUL and Imperial

Other universities include – Nottingham, Bristol, Manchester, Leeds, Sussex, Birmingham, York, Durham, Edinburgh and Southampton, with 7% going elsewhere.

 

Degrees studied by 2012 A Level Leavers

MATHS/ENGINEERING/COMPUTER SCIENCE 11%
HUMANITIES 28%
LANGUAGES/LITERATURE 36%
SOCIAL SCIENCES 43%
MEDICINE & DENTISTRY 12%
OTHER NATURAL SCIENCES 23%
CREATIVE 11%


‘Social Sciences’ includes Economics, Management, Geography, Politics, Business, Philosophy and related subjects.

'Humanities' includes History, American Studies, International relations and related subjects

‘Creative’ includes Art, Music, Architecture, Design, Drama, and related subjects.

‘Other Natural sciences’ includes Chemistry, Biochemistry, Physics, Biology and related subjects.