Statistical Report: Degree-Course Destinations of Accepted Applicants with Physics and Mathematics A-level or Scottish Higher 2006-11

This report presents an overview of the course destinations of accepted applicants to higher-education first-degree courses who hold combinations of physics, mathematics and/or further mathematics A-level, or combinations of physics and/or mathematics Scottish Higher.

Statistical Bulletin May 2012

The data source for the report is the University and College Admissions Service (UCAS). 

UCAS is the organisation responsible for managing applications to higher-education courses in the UK. 

In addition, some of the data in the report are attributed to the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ), which represents the largest providers of qualifications, including A-levels, in the UK.

Degree-Course Destinations of Accepted Applicants with Physics and Mathematics A-level or Schottish Higher 2006-11 (PDF, 4 MB)

The tables present an index. The title of each table or figure will take you through to the relevant page of the publication PDF document.

Table 1:Course destinations of accepted applicants with A-levels
Table 2:The 15 most popular course destinations of accepted applicants with combinations of physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels in 2011
Table 3:Comparison between the most popular course destinations of male and female accepted applicants with physics A-level in 2011
Table 4:Comparison between the most popular course destinations of accepted applicants with physics and mathematics but not further mathematics A-levels in 2011
Table 5:Comparison between the most popular course destinations of accepted applicants with physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels in 2011
Table 6:Comparison between the most popular course destinations of accepted applicants with mathematics A-level in 2011
Table 7:Comparison between the most popular course destinations of male and female accepted applicants with a physics Scottish Higher in 2011
Table 8:Comparison between the most popular course destinations of male and female accepted applicants with physics and mathematics Scottish Highers in 2011
Table 9:The 15 most popular course destinations of accepted applicants with physics Scottish Higher in combination with
mathematics Scottish Higher 2011
Table 10:The number of entries to A-level examinations in physics, mathematics and further mathematics, and the number of accepted applicants to first-degree courses who held physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels in 2010
Table 11:The number of entries to A-level examinations in physics, mathematics and further mathematics, and the number of accepted applicants to first-degree courses who held physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels in 2009
Table 12:The number of entries to A-level examinations in physics, mathematics and further mathematics, and the number of accepted applicants to first-degree courses who held physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels in 2008
Table 13:The number of entries to A-level examinations in physics, mathematics and further mathematics, and the number of accepted applicants to first-degree courses who held physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels in 2007
Table 14:The number of entries to A-level examinations in physics, mathematics and further mathematics, and the number of accepted applicants to first-degree courses who held physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels in 2006

 

Figure 1:The combinations of physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels held by accepted applicants to first-degree courses in 2011
Figure 2:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with physics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 3:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with physics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 4:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with physics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 5:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with physics but not mathematics or further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 6:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with physics but not mathematics or further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 7:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with physics but not mathematics or further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 8:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 9:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 10:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with physics, mathematics and further mathematics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 11:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with physics and mathematics but not further mathematics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 13:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with physics and mathematics but not further mathematics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 14:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 15:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 16:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 17:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics or further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 18:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics or further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 19:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics or further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 20:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 21:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 22:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with further mathematics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 23:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 24:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 25:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics A-level 2006–2011
Figure 26:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with mathematics and further mathematics but not physics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 27:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with mathematics and further mathematics but not physics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 28:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with mathematics and further mathematics but not physics A-levels 2006–2011
Figure 29:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with physics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 30:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with physics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 31:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with physics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 32:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with physics and mathematics Scottish Highers 2006–2011
Figure 33:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with physics and mathematics Scottish Highers 2006–2011
Figure 34:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with physics and mathematics Scottish Highers 2006–2011
Figure 35:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with mathematics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 36:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with mathematics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 37:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with mathematics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 38:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 39:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of male accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 40:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of female accepted applicants with mathematics but not physics Scottish Higher 2006–2011
Figure 41:The 10 most popular first-degree destinations of all accepted applicants with physics but not mathematics Scottish Higher 2006–2011