The A-Level curriculum engages students in a small number of subjects and develops in-depth knowledge. The A-Level is also the traditional preparation for entry to world-renowned British universities, and is also recognized by universities globally.

A-Level Overview

  • Academic Requirements

    Completion of Grade 10 with grades A-C

  • English Requirements

    IELTS 5.5 or 54/100 on
    the EF English Test

  • Locations

    Oxford, UK

  • Program Length

    2 years (6 terms)

  • Exams

    Written examinations and coursework throughout the 2-year program; A-Level qualification for each subject completed successfully

A-Level Curriculum

EF Academy’s A-Level program allows you to focus and specialize your studies. Most students choose three subjects, though you may be eligible to take more. Our counselors will help you choose the right combination of A-Level subjects to ensure the best chance of acceptance to top universities in your field of study.


Mathematics, Further Mathematics

Social Science:

Applied ICT, Business, Economics, Law, Media Studies, Psychology, Sociology


Biology, Chemistry, Physics


English/IELTS Preparation, Self-taught Native Language



Support Every Step of the Way

Your path to university begins as soon as you enroll. Counselors work closely with you to select courses, choose enrichment activities and plan practical experiences that will maximize your potential and complement your career goals and plans.

Work hard to meet your goals and begin exploring your university options

Your goals

  • Earn good grades on Year 1 exams
  • Take university entrance exams
  • Visit universities and explore program/major choices
  • Continue co-curricular activities
  • Complete long-term action plan
  • Gain work experience during a summer internship

How we support you

  • Arrange trips to universities and on-campus presentations
  • Guide you through the application process
  • Organize group meetings and one-on-one sessions
  • Provide focused preparation for the SAT, ACT and other university entrance exams

Prepare your applications for university and finish strong

Your goals

  • Prepare for interviews
  • Write first personal statements and essays
  • Work hard to meet predicted grades
  • Submit university applications
  • Make an informed university decision

How we support you

  • Coach you through the application process
  • Provide feedback on personal statements and college essays
  • Schedule regular check-ins with you
  • Write personalized recommendation letters
  • Support you in choosing your university
  • Hold mock interviews

Contact Us

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