Facilitating Subjects


Facilitating subjects are the subjects most commonly required or preferred by universities to get on to a range of degree courses. They can help students keep their options open when choosing a degree and many of the top universities will ask you to have at least one A-level in a facilitating subject when you apply.


Facilitating subjects are:

  • biology
  • chemistry
  • english
  • geography
  • history
  • maths
  • modern and classical languages
  • physics