Oxbridge success for Shrewsbury Sixth Form College students

Shrewsbury Sixth Form College Principal Martin Ward has, this week, hosted a celebratory lunch with the colleges' successful Oxford and Cambridge applicants.

Seven students have been successful this year in their applications to these prestigious institutions with four students being offered places at colleges at Oxford and three at Cambridge. The subjects are wide ranging from Civil Engineering at Magdalen College, Oxford and History with French at Worcester College Oxford, to Geography at Churchill College, Cambridge and Maths with Physics at Magdalene College, Cambridge.

"We are delighted that the hard work and ability of these exceptional students has been rewarded with much coveted conditional offers of places at colleges at Oxford and Cambridge." said Principal Martin Ward "They have taken advantage of all the support on offer and deserve every success".

Steve McAlinden Assistant Principal Student Support adds "we are passionate about providing every student with the appropriate support to help them achieve their ambitions after leaving SSFC. The Careers and Progression programme at the college aims to provide as many opportunities as possible for students to access expert advice and guidance and this includes offering a specific programme of events for those students who aspire to study at Oxford and Cambridge."

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