|Minimum age||16 years old|
|Academic requirement||Successful completion of two years of Senior Secondary School or equivalent. Students from Hong Kong are required to have successfully completed a minimum of Form Four.
EU students are required to have a GSCE qualification or equivalent in Maths and English or obtain a them as part of their A Level course.
|Minimum level of English||Intermediate/CEFR B2/IELTS 5.5. If you wish to take four or more A Level subjects, we require an overall IELTS score of 6.0, with at least 6.0 in writing|
|Course dates||4 September 2017 – 29th June 2018|
|Maximum class size||18 students|
|Course duration||2 years|
|Campus||Eastbourne or Lewes|
About A Level programmes at Sussex Downs College
A Levels are your passport to the best universities in the UK and overseas, and are typically studied in three or four subjects. We offer a wide range of A Level subjects at both our Eastbourne and Lewes campus. You will study alongside other international and UK students for your A Level studies, and receive subject specific English language and study skills support, IELTS exam training and personalised university application guidance.
Your A Level programme
We offer a comprehensive A Level programme that includes academic subjects, English language, study skills support and university application support.
Your programme will include:
- A Level subjects (three-four subjects)
- Extra English language training specific to your chosen A Level subjects
- IELTS exam preparation – we will help you achieve the highest IELTS score possible
- Study skills to help you learn, research and prepare for exams more effectively
- On-course support and academic guidance throughout your studies from your Personal Tutor
- Comprehensive UK and overseas university application and interview support. (Please note that there is a charge for non-UK university applications. Please refer to our fee sheets for more information)
Choose from a wide range of subjects
Click here to view A Level programmes offered at Sussex Downs College. If you wish to take four or more A Level subjects, we require an overall IELTS score of 6.0, with at least 6.0 in writing.
Our international students’ A2 results
2017 RESULTS Overall pass rate: 94% Grades A*to C: 77% Grades A* to B 51%
|98% pass rate at A2||93% pass rate at A2||99% pass rate at A2||98% pass rate at A2||99% pass rate at A2||100% pass rate at A2|
|55% of students received grades A to B||66% of students received grades A to B||27% of students received grades A to B||43% of students received grades A* to A||43% of students received grades A* to A||54% of students received a grade A or A* at A2|
|68% of students received grades A to C at A2||84% of students received grades A to C at A2||49% of students received grades A to C at A2||88% of students received grades A* to C at A2||88% of students received grades A* to C at A2||87% of students received grades A*to C at A2|
Many of our students have progressed on to universities such as Imperial College, Cambridge, LSE, Durham, Warwick, UCL, Bath, Bristol and Southampton. Click here to find out more about Sussex Downs College alumni. Over the years some of our students have progressed on to overseas universities such as Harvard University, Hong Kong University, the University of Adelaide and York University in Canada.
How to apply
Please click on this link to complete our application form:
Telephone: +44 (0) 30 300 38787
Postal Address: International Office, Sussex Downs College, Mountfield Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 2XH