British International Colleges and Schools

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Admission to institutions

A Cambridge International education provides a passport to universities globally, with more than 1,200 institutions acknowledging its qualifications. Renowned for its rigorous academic standards and comprehensive skill development, Cambridge credentials are highly regarded by universities in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, and beyond. Admissions offices often perceive Cambridge qualifications as strong indicators of academic readiness and potential success. With subjects tailored to individual interests and abilities, Cambridge International A Levels offer students a competitive edge in university admissions, enabling them to pursue diverse fields of study and excel in their chosen academic endeavors on a global scale.

To find out more information on admission to universities in specific countries, click on the appropriate links below. 

Additionally, you can use our Recognition search below to find out which institutions recognise Cambridge qualifications.


Admission to institutions Worldwide

Admissions to institutions in The United Kingdom

Admissions to institutions in Northern America

Admissions to institutions in South Africa

Recognition search   

Search our recognition database to find out which institutions recognise Cambridge qualifications.

You can view details by country and qualification. To search for recognition statements from universities for Cambridge International AS and A Levels, select the following options: ‘Country’, ‘Institution Type’ (select ‘Higher or Further Education’), and ‘General Qualifications’ (select ‘AS/A Levels’).