2021 results and student progression

Achieve success at Bellerbys

A Bellerbys education will help you reach your full potential so you can progress to the university of your choice. Bellerbys students get top results. Many go on to study at prestigious Russell Group universities.

We will do everything needed to support your university ambitions. This means access to extended teaching time, dedicated personal tutors, and programme managers to help with your UCAS application. We also have university liaison offers who are connected to top universities in the UK.

2021 A Level results

The combined A Level results from Bellerbys Brighton and London are:

  • A*: 27.95% against a 2021 national average of 19.1%
  • A* - A: 65% against a 2021 national average of 44.8%
  • A* - B: 83% against a 2021 national average of 70.3%
  • A* - C: 93% against a 2021 national average of 88.5%

College results by location

View detailed A Level results achieved at each college.

  • Brighton results

    2021 A Level results

    A* - A A* - B A* - C Pass
    63% 81% 92% 99.7%
  • London results

    2021 A Level results

    A* - A A* - B A* - C Pass
    79% 95% 100% 100.0%

2021 Foundation results

  • Arts and Design - 100% of our September and January Brighton students passed
  • Marketing – 100% of our September and January students passed
  • Business, Finance and Management – 94% of our September students from London passed with 37% receiving Distinction
  • Science and Pharmacy - 93% of our September students passed with 53% receiving Distinction
  • Social Sciences - 92% of our September students and 86% of our January students passed with 58% across both cohorts receiving Distinction
  • Engineering - 80% of our September students passed
  • Law - 83% of our September students and 82% of our January students passed with 59% across both cohorts receiving Distinction

2021 International Year 1 Results

  • 100% of our September and January Business and Management students passed

Student progression

Every year Bellerbys College helps the A Level, Foundation and International Year 1 students to be extraordinary.

  • University progression in 2021

    The table below shows the number of our students who progressed to the universities in The Times/The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022.

    2022 Ranking University Number of A Level Placements Number of Foundation Placements Number of IY1 Placements
    1 University of St Andrews 2 - -
    2 University of Oxford* - - -
    3 University of Cambridge* - - -
    4 Imperial College London* 1 - -
    5 London School of Economics and Political Science* 1 - -
    6 Durham University* - 5 -
    7 University College London* 4 - -
    8 University of Warwick* 8 1 -
    9 University of Bath 4 6 -
    10 Loughborough University - 2 -
    11 Lancaster University - 8 -
    12 University of Glasgow* 1 - -
    13 University of Edinburgh* 3 2 -
    14 University of Bristol* 3 9 -
    15 University of Leeds* 2 12 -
    16 University of Southampton* 4 2 -
    17 University of Strathclyde - - -
    18 King's College London* 9 2 -
    19 University of York* - 1 -
    20 University of Aberdeen - - -
    21 University of Exeter* 1 3 1
    22 University of Sheffield* - 7 -
    23 University of Manchester* 3 12 -
    24 Queen's University, Belfast* 1 1 -
    25 University of Birmingham* 2 8 -
    26 Royal Holloway, University of London - 5 -
    27 University of East Anglia - 1 1
    28 University of Nottingham* - 2 -
    29 Harper Adams University - - -
    30= Heriot-Watt University - - -
    30= University of Liverpool* - - -
    32 University of Surrey 1 4 -
    33 SOAS University of London 1 - -
    34 University of Reading - 4 -
    35= Cardiff University* - 4 1
    35= University of Dundee - - -
    37 University of Leicester 1 1 -
    38 Aberystwyth University - - -
    39 Swansea University 1 1 -
    40 Queen Mary, University of London* 7 14 -
    41 University of Stirling - - -
    42 Newcastle University* 6 - -
    43 University of Essex 3 - -
    44 Ulster University - - -
    45 Aston University - 1 -
    46 University of Kent - - -
    47 University of Sussex 7 6 -
    48 Keele University - - -
    49 University of Lincoln - - -
    50 University of Chichester - - -
    51 Coventry University - 2 -
    52= University of Hull - 1 -
    52= University of the Arts, London 1 3 -
    54 Oxford Brookes University - - -
    55 City, University of London 4 8 -
    56 Norwich University of the Arts - 1 -
    57 Edinburgh Napier University - - -
    58= Edge Hill University - - -
    58= Plymouth University - - -
    60 Glasgow Caledonian University - - -
    61 Goldsmiths, University of London - 4 -
    62= Northumbria University - - -
    62= Robert Gordon University - - -
    64 Bangor University - - -
    65 University of Roehampton - - -
    66 Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh - - -
    67 St Mary's University, Twickenham - - -
    68 University of Chester - - -
    69 University for the Creative Arts 1 1 -
    70 Nottingham Trent University - - -
    71 Manchester Metropolitan University - - -
    72 Sheffield Hallam University - 1 -
    73= University of the West of England - 1 -
    74 University of West London - - -
    75 University of Huddersfield - - -
    76 Staffordshire University 1 - -
    77 University of Sunderland - - -
    78 St George's, University of London 1 - -
    79= Arts University Bournemouth - 1 -
    79= Cardiff Metropolitan University - - -
    81 Liverpool Hope University - - -
    82 Bishop Grosseteste University - - -
    83= Birmingham City University - - -
    83= University of Wales Trinity St David - - -
    83= York St John University - - -
    86 University of Worcester - - -
    87 Falmouth University - - -
    88 University of Portsmouth 1 - -
    89= University of Bolton - - -
    89= University of Bradford - 1 -
    89= University of Buckingham - 1 -
    89= University of Greenwich - 4 -
    93 Liverpool John Moores University - 1 -
    94= Abertay University - 1 -
    94= University of Derby - - -
    96= University of Gloucestershire - - -
    96= University of Hertfordshire - 1 -
    98 University of Salford - - -
    99 University of South Wales - - -
    100 London Metropolitan University - - -
    101= Kingston University - 8 -
    101= Plymouth Marjon University - - -
    103= Bath Spa University - - -
    103= Leeds Arts University - - -
    105 University of Suffolk - - -
    106= Bournemouth University - - -
    106= University of Winchester - - -
    108= University of Central Lancashire - 1 -
    108= University of Northampton - 1 -
    110= University of the West of Scotland - - -
    110= Wrexham Glyndwr University - - -
    112= Hartpury University - - -
    112= Leeds Beckett University - - -
    112= Solent University - - -
    115 Anglia Ruskin University - - -
    116 Royal Agricultural University - - -
    117 University of Brighton - - -
    118 Teesside University - - -
    119= Buckinghamshire New University - - -
    119= Canterbury Christ Church University - - -
    121 Brunel University London - 1 -
    122 Newman University - - -
    123 Middlesex University - 1 -
    124 Leeds Trinity University - - -
    125 University of Cumbria - - -
    126 De Montfort University - - -
    127 London South Bank University - - -
    128 University of Wolverhampton - - -
    129 University of Westminster 3 6 2
    130 University of East London - - -
    131 Ravensbourne University London - 2 -
     132  University of Bedfordshire - - -

    * Russell Group Universities

83%

of our A Level grades were A*- B
compared to a national average of 70.3%

Xinyi from China

Belelrbys star student Xinyi

"UK qualifications are recognised all over the world, and there are plenty of opportunities for further study and career progression once I have completed my course."

Xinyi from China - Studied Foundation Science & Pharmacy and achieved 86%, now studying Pharmacology at the University of Bath

University preparation

Bellerbys London Star Student Nareerat Chokudomporn

Discover new ways of learning and develop your confidence to have the best chance of getting into your chosen university. We will work with your strengths and give you tailored support where you need it most. A Bellerbys education reaches beyond the classroom, introducing you to UK culture and improving your English.

Oxbridge and medical preparation

Bellerbys Cambridge students in enrichment activity Doctors surgery

Show the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge that there is more to you than just good grades. We are specialists in getting students ready for UCAT and BMAT medical entry tests too. Your in-depth preparation includes mock interviews, admission test training and much more.

Applying to university

Bellerbys London Star Student Colin Francis

Get all the support you need to make the right choice and succeed in getting a place at the best university for you. University counsellors at Bellerbys have close links with admissions departments. And your personal tutor will guide you through every step of your UCAS application.