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The Palmer Catholic Academy

The Palmer Catholic Academy

Destinations (Alumni)

In academic year 2016-17, there were 60 students in Year 13.  58 applied for a place at university and took up their place.  14 students gained a place at a Russell Group university.

Russell Group Universities

Our students went on to these Russell Group universities taking the following subjects:

Kings College London, three students – extended medical degree programme, Mathematics , Mathematics    

Queen Mary, University of London, seven students – Economics and Finance, Comparative Literature, Medicine,     English, Accountancy and Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering     

Nottingham University, one student – Industrial Economics      

Bristol University, one student – Civil Engineering     

Warwick University , one student– Maths and Physics    

UCL, one student – Maths



The top  courses taken by our students were:


Computer Science 




Maths and Physics 

Mechanical engineering 





And the most popular universities chosen were:


London universities      


University of Westminster

London South Bank University

City University


Out of London


University of Essex

Coventry University

University of Leicester

University of Hertfordshire