Students at The Manchester College’s Industry Excellence Academies and Centres of Excellence are celebrating this morning after securing top grades in both A Levels and A Level equivalent technical qualifications (BTEC, UAL). Ranked as the number one FE college in Greater Manchester for student achievement, 99.3% of students studying technical qualifications, including BTECs and UAL, secured a pass grade, up from 98.3% in 2020, while 54.7% of students achieved a distinction grade.
A Level students at the College also achieved excellent results, with 99.3% of students securing pass grades in this year’s examinations. 65.6% of students secured an A*-C grade, with more students than ever before securing the highest grades of A* to B. The 2021 students will be the last to take A Levels at the College as from September the College will be replacing them with T Levels, the new high-level technical qualification where students will complete a 45 day industry placement with an employer.