On Track to Bath is ideal for academically-able students whose backgrounds may make them less likely to go to a leading university. They may not be considering going to university at all.

We give priority to students who are under-represented in higher education.

General academic criteria

Students must have:

  • six GCSEs at grades A* to B or 6-9
  • at least a grade C or 4 in GCSE English and Mathematics

Track-specific criteria

Business & Entrepreneurship track

If you are interested in our Accounting and Finance degree then you must be studying Mathematics at A Level. If you are interested in our International Management and Modern Languages degree then you must be studying your target language at A Level. For all degrees that you may wish to progress to from this Business & Entrepreneurship Track, we prefer you to be studying traditional A Level subjects that include a combination of mathematics/sciences with humanities/essay-based subjects. You must also have at least a grade B or 6 in GCSE English and Mathematics.

Computer Sciences track

To be eligible for our Computer Science Track you must be studying A Level Mathematics. If you are interested in our Computer Science and Mathematics degree then you must be studying Further Mathematics at A or AS Level. You must also have at least a grade C or 4 in GCSE English.

Science track

To be eligible for our Science Track you must be studying at least one science subject plus another science or Mathematics subject at A Level. Please be aware that each science degree at the University requires a specific science/sciences to be taken at A Level and will require specific GCSE grades.

 Social Science track

To be eligible for our Social Science Track you must be studying at least one humanities subject at A Level. You must also have at least a grade C or 4 in GCSE English and Mathematics.

If you are interested in our Psychology degree then you must have at least grade B or 6 in GCSE English and Mathematics, and preferably an A or 7. Please also see our undergraduate prospectus for a list of desirable A Level subjects and A Level subjects that we cannot consider.

Languages track

To be eligible for our Languages Track you must be studying your target language or languages at A Level. Please be aware that each degree involving languages at the University requires specific languages to be taken at A Level and will require specific GCSE grades.

Our undergraduate prospectus

We recommend that your students read our undergraduate prospectus for the specific academic requirements for all of our degrees.