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We’re proud of our A-level students’ academic achievements. Our overall pass rate is 98.4% (Hartpury College, 2023).

Our students' results reflect our commitment to outstanding teaching and learning. As a Hartpury student, you'll have everything you need to develop you knowledge and skills, with access to modern learning environments, laboratories and supervised study sessions.

We offer Ofsted Outstanding teaching, learning and assessment, world-class sports and equine opportunities, and 360-hectares of industry-standard facilities to support all of our students.

Our courses

Over 2,000 students currently study A-levels and diplomas at Hartpury College. There are 13 A-level subjects to select from including English Literature, History and Maths. 

We're rated as Ofsted Outstanding for our education provision (2018) and 97% of our A-level students progress on to university, further study or employment (Hartpury College, 2023).

Our students are taught by subject-specialist staff, many of whom are also external examiners. This means they understand exactly what's needed for students to succeed in their exams.

Featured A-levels

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Hartpury College A Level Chemistry

A-level in Chemistry

Our A-level in Chemistry will help develop your scientific skills and knowledge. Learn to understand the world we live in, picking up research, problem solving, and analytical skills along the way. This A-level is a great platform for science or engineering-based programmes at university.

Hartpury College A Level Physical Education

A-level in Physical Education

Our A-level Physical Education qualification allows you to pursue your sporting passions by developing a broad theoretical understanding of factors that affect both participation rates within society as well as the performance levels of elite athletes.

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A-level in Mathematics

Mathematics is an interesting and challenging A-level that will enable you to study a wide range of topics across pure and applied mathematics. You'll develop and deepen your understanding of topics covered at GCSE and be introduced to many new concepts too.

Hartpury College A Level Geography

A-level in Geography

Geography is a popular and wide-ranging A-level that will enable you to study a range of topics. Better understand the nature of human and physical geography whilst unpicking the debates surrounding contemporary challenges facing the world today.

Why Study A Levels

Why study A-levels?

If you want to gain the qualifications you need for your dream career or university course, or want to progress your studies as you develop your sporting talent, studying A-levels at Hartpury is a fantastic choice. We offer a range of high-quality A-levels and enrichment activities to prepare you for your dream career anywhere in the world.

Study three A-levels for 18 hours per week — A-levels are selected from three option blocks that have been grouped to maximise choice. Your timetable is designed so you can take part in other enrichment activities as part of the college day.

Most of your lessons will take place in our modern College Learning Centre, but you may also have practical sessions in our university-standard labs, kitted out with the latest equipment. Learn in an Ofsted Outstanding college with fantastic facilities and be well-prepared to achieve your ambitions.


You'll need a minimum of five GCSEs at grade 4 or above including Maths and English Language in addition to the specific GCSE subjects and grades required by each subject.

Our A-level students have gone on to complete a range of degrees at Hartpury University and others, including Oxbridge and Russell Group universities. Courses include midwifery, business, economics, law, bioveterinary science, chemistry, sport and exercise science, and more.

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Places at our Ofsted Outstanding college are competitive, so we recommend submitting your application as early as possible.

Prospective students don't need to have attended an open day to submit an application and can apply beforehand with no financial or any other obligations.