A level students continue to flock to 'most demanding' qualifications

Posted: 15/08/2013

Further increases in the number of students taking A level Mathematics and Further Mathematics demonstrate a continued appetite among sixth formers to take the most demanding qualifications. Today's results show continued increases in both Mathematics and Further Mathematics, taking the numbers to the best since records have been kept: a total of 101 881 A levels awarded.

Since 2003 A level Further Mathematics numbers have increased by 160% (from 5 315) and AS Further Mathematics numbers have increased by 570% (from 3 371).

For more information see: MEI/FMSP 2013 A level results press release

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