IB Subject Combinations

The following are examples of subject combinations chosen by former students together with their final university destinations and courses:

Student A

Studying Economics at Kent. Required 33 points, including 16 at Higher and a 5 in Standard Maths

Highers: Economics, German, Design Technology

Standards: Maths, English and Psychology

Student B

Studying English at Oxford. Required 40 points.

Highers: English, History and Theatre

Standards: Maths Studies, Russian and Physics

Student C

Studying Modern Foreign Languages at Exeter. Required 32 points and 5 in one Language

Highers: English, Spanish and Italian

Standards: Maths Studies, Biology and Psychology

Student D

Studying Nursing at East Anglia. Required 32 points.

Highers: English, Geography and German

Standards: Maths Studies, Environmental Systems and Film.

Student E

Studying Film Studies at Sheffield Hallam. Required 24 points.

Highers: English, Film, Economics

Standards: Maths Studies, Biology and French

Student F

Studying Palaeontology & Evolution at Bristol. Required 35 points.

Highers: Biology, Chemistry and Geography

Standards: Maths Studies, English and Beginners' Italian (Ab Initio)

Student G

Studying Biochemistry at Oxford. Required 39 points including a 7 in Chemistry.

Highers: Maths, Chemistry and Biology

Standards: English, Spanish and History