Responses from Cambridge

The University of Cambridge takes seriously its role as one of the UK's leading universities and where appropriate responds to issues that relate to admissions and/or impact on the higher education sector.

Our most recent responses can be seen in the table below. Previous responses are available to view in the Archive.

Response Topic Recipient Date Link to Document
Form International Admissions Review UCAS June 2014 View consultation response form
Written submission

Inquiry into current plans for the administration and structure of the new GCSEs and A levels.

Education Select Committee May 2014 View written submission
Statement Core Mathematics Consultation Department for Education May 2014 View consultation statement
Response Consultation of New A Level Regulatory Requirements OFQUAL Jan 2014 View consultation response
Statement Consultation of New A Level Regulatory Requirements OFQUAL Jan 2014 View consultation statement
Statement Free School Meals As A Proxy For Disadvantage Newsnight Sept 2013 View Document
Letter Reform of GCE A-levels: Support For The AS In Its Current Form The Telegraph Jan 2013 View Document
Letter Reform of GCE A-Levels: Detrimental Impact On Fair Access The Rt Hon Michael Gove MP Jan 2013 View Document
Letter Reform of GCE A-Levels: Detrimental Impact On Fair Access The Rt Hon David Willets MP Jan 2013 View Document
Consultation Reform of GCE A-levels OFQUAL Sept 2012 View Questionnaire

View Covering Letter
Consultation Qualifications Information Review UCAS Apr 2012 View Document
Review Admissions Process Review UCAS Admissions Process Review Team Jan 2012

View Response Form

View Covering Letter

Consultation FYPSEC vs FSM Measures in BIS Statistical Reports Department of Business, Innovation and Skills Sept 2011 View Document
Letter A Level reform The Rt Hon Michael Gove MP July 2010 View Document
Letter Extended Project Nov 2007 View Document
Letter Number of A Levels subjects studied Feb 2006 View Document
Review A review by Geoff Parks (Director of Admissions for the Cambridge Colleges) of: So you want to go to Oxbridge Oxbridge Applications Nov 2005 View Document
Review A review by Geoff Parks (Director of Admissions for the Cambridge Colleges) of: Setting the Record Straight Tell Books Feb 2004 View Document