Independent school applicants success in acceptances to Cambridge

Figures released by Cambridge reveal continuing success of independent school students in acceptances to the University.

Figures show that at Cambridge, for maths, 40% of applicants from independent schools were accepted compared to 19% from state schools. At Oxford, 22.8% of independent school applicants for maths were accepted compared to 14.5% from state schools.

By Liz Lightfoot and Jack Grimston, Sunday Times, 28/10/12. Click here to read the article © Sunday Times