Entry Criteria

The admission round for entry in September 2022 is now open. The closing date for applications is the 1st September 2022.

Entry Requirements: 

To study with us you will need to achieve:

  • Six or more GCSEs at grade 5+
  • 5+ in maths
  • 4+ in English literature or English language

Plus the following subject-specific criteria for the Sir Isaac subjects you choose to study:

Subject

Specific entry requirements

Mathematics

GCSE 6+ in mathematics

Biology

Higher tier GCSE biology grade 5 or higher tier combined (trilogy) science grades 5,5

Chemistry

Higher tier GCSE chemistry grade 5 or higher tier combined (trilogy) science grades 5,5

Computer science

GCSE 6+ mathematics

Core mathematics

No subject-specific entry requirements

Further mathematics

GCSE 8+ mathematics

Physics

Higher tier GCSE physics level 5 or higher tier combined (trilogy) science grades 5,5.

GCSE 6+ mathematics

Must also choose to study A-level maths

Psychology

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language and subject with a considerable written element such as history, geography, religious studies

Environmental Science

Higher tier GCSE biology/chemistry grade 5 or higher tier combined (trilogy) science grades 5,5.

Here is the subject-specific criteria for the Jane Austen subjects you choose to study:

Subject

Specific entry requirements

English Language

GCSE 5+ in both English literature and English language

English Literature

GCSE 5+ in both English literature and English language

History

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language and history

Geography

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language, geography and maths

Sociology

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language and a humanity (either history or geography)

Philosophy

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language and a humanity (either history or geography)

Politics

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language and a humanity (either history or geography)

Law

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language and a humanity (either history or geography)

French

GCSE 5+ in French

German

GCSE 5+ in German

Spanish

GCSE 5+ in Spanish

Art and Design

GCSE 5+ in art or graphics

Graphics

GCSE 5+ in art or graphics

Music

Grade 5+ on musical instrument and Grade 5 theory. Grade 5+ in GCSE music if taken.

Music Technology

No specific requirements

Drama

Preferably GCSE 5+ in Drama, GCSE 5+ in English Lit. Experience in acting.

Classics

GCSE 5+ in English literature, English language and history

We are aware that there may be special circumstances that mean that you won’t achieve these results. We try to be flexible, so please do get in touch to discuss how we can help.

Find out more

If you're thinking of study in 2022 or beyond, you can find out more by reading our prospectus or by visiting us during one of our open evening events.

For more information please contact us on 01603 280940.