Understanding UCAS Points


Student career opportunities usually require students to have a certain number of UCAS points (points awarded to qualifications).

The following shows the A Level grades and their equivalent UCAS tariff:

A* = 56 UCAS points

A = 48 UCAS points

B = 40 UCAS points

C = 32 UCAS points

D = 24 UCAS points

E = 16 UCAS points

To calculate UCAS points for other qualification, please use the UCAS Tariff Calculator

For further information, or if you are business that would like to engage with us in delivering our Careers Education Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG), please contact Mrs Lorraine Petheram by email lpetheram@salesian.surrey.sch.uk or by phone 01932 582577

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