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University progression

100% of the Top 30 universities in the UK have accepted our students. They all recognise that students from Kings arrive at university having been expertly prepared.

100% of recent A-level students gained places at the Top 37 universities.

The number of A* grades achieved in 2018 was 75% above the national average and A*-A grades achieved was 44% higher than national average.

34% of all Advanced Level Foundation students achieved 75% or higher (equivalent to A, A, A at A-level).

The table below shows Top 30 universities where Kings A-level and Foundation students have been accepted. For a list of results for the past two years go to our Student Outcomes page.

Universities are listed by ranking, according to The Times Good University Guide 2019.

purple tick for Kings a-level students indicates A-level students

pink tick for Kings foundation students indicates Foundation students

1 University of Cambridge     =16 University of Bristol
2 University of Oxford     =16 University of York
3 University of St Andrews   18 University of Nottingham
4 Imperial College London     19 University of Surrey
5 Durham University   20 University of Glasgow
6 Lancaster University   21 University of Sheffield
=7 University College London   22 University of Essex
=7 Loughborough University   23= University of Dundee
9 University of Warwick   24 University of Edinburgh
10 University of Leeds   25 University of Manchester
11 London School of Economics   26 University of Newcastle
12 University of Bath   27 University of Sussex
13 University of East Anglia   =28 King's College, London
14 University of Exeter   =28 Royal Holloway, London
15 University of Birmingham   30 University of Southampton