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Is the Advanced Level Foundation the same as an A-level?

The Kings Advanced Level Foundation is based on A-level syllabuses, assessed against A-level benchmarks and moderated by an independent Advisory Board of external examiners. There are a several subject choices and pathways leading to a huge variety of possible degree courses. Kings Advanced Level Foundation students regularly win places at the UK’s top 20 universities.

For students with appropriate IELTS and academic levels, the Advanced Level Foundation can be followed as a standalone three-term accelerated course. This means that it is possible to complete the Advanced Level Foundation in one academic year, whilst A-levels take a minimum of two academic years to complete.