**Required grades:**

45 Level 3 credits: 36 must be awarded at Distinction, with the remaining Level 3 credits at Merit

#### Required subjects

Physics and Mathematics
#### Further information and other requirements

Visit our admissions webpages to view our English language entry requirements.** **

**A/AS-levels in General Studies, Critical Thinking, or Global Perspectives – College policy: **Please note that these subjects are not accepted by King's as part of our A-level or AS-level requirements. However, we may take account of your grade if you have just fallen short of the conditions of our offer and we are considering whether or not to accept you onto the course.

**A-levels:** AAA including A in both Mathematics and Physics OR A*AB including A* Mathematics and A in Physics OR A*AB including A in Mathematics and A* in Physics.

If you are taking linear A levels in England, you will be required to pass the practical endorsement in all science subjects.

**Access to HE Diploma:** Access to Science (or similar) Diploma with 45 Level 3 credits: 36 must be from units awarded at Distinction, with the remaining Level 3 credits at Merit. This must include substantial focus at Level 3 (with Distinction) on both Mathematics and Physics.

**Cambridge Pre-U**: Three Pre-U Principal subjects at either: D3 D3 D3 including D3 in both Mathematics and Physics. OR D2 D3 M2 including D2 Mathematics and D3 Physics OR D2 D3 M2 including D3 Mathematics and D2 Physics. We consider combinations of Pre-U principal subjects and other qualifications (such as A-levels).

**BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF from 2010): **Extended Diploma in Applied Science at DDD with 12 Distinctions and Mathematics A-level at grade A OR Extended Diploma in Applied Science at DDM with 11 Distinctions and Mathematics A-level at grade A*.

NOTE: In order to satisfy the physics requirement, if you have BTECs you need to offer the following modules at Distinction: 6, 7, 8, 9 and one of 14, 17, 20 or 44.

**BTEC Level 3 Diploma (QCF from 2010): **Diploma in Applied Physics at DD with eight Distinctions and Mathematics A-level at grade A OR Diploma in Applied Physics at DM with six Distinctions and Mathematics A-level at grade A*.

NOTE: In order to satisfy the physics requirement, if you have BTECs you need to offer the following modules at Distinction: 6, 7, 8, 9 and one of 14, 17, 20 or 44.

**BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (QCF from 2010): **D with four modules at Distinction and two A-levels at grades AA, including grade A in both Mathematics and Physics OR M and two A-levels at grades A*A, including grade A* in Physics and grade A in Mathematics OR M and two A-levels at grades A*A, including grade A* in Mathematics and grade A in Physics.

**Scottish Highers & Advanced Highers: **AAB at Higher in one sitting and AA at Advanced Higher, including grade A in Advanced Higher Mathematics and Physics (we do not count the Higher and Advanced Higher in the same subject).

**International Baccalaureate:** Pass the IB Diploma with a total of at least 35 points, with three Higher Level subjects: either HL 666 including 6 in both Mathematics and Physics. OR HL 765 including 7 in Mathematics and 6 in Physics OR HL 765 including 6 in Mathematics and 7 in Physics. Note the total point score of 35 includes TOK/EE.

#### Selection procedure

**Application deadline: **January 15^{ }2017.