Mathematics is the most popular A level in the UK - Numbers studying A level Maths and Further Maths rise for the 11th consecutive year

Posted: 14/08/2014

Since 2003 there has been a consistent and rapid rise in the number of students taking AS and A level Mathematics and Further Mathematics. These two subjects are more popular with young people than ever before and this year Mathematics has overtaken English as the most popular A level subject in the UK, with 88816 entries in 2014 compared to 85336 entries for English.

Information continued in the Further Mathematics Support Programme media release

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