University Destinations

The most recent year for which the school has a full list of the destinations of St Paul’s leavers is 2018 since many pupils take a GAP year and apply to university after taking their A Levels. You can download this here.

A list of university destinations for 2019 leavers will be available in September 2020.

For the 2018 leavers, 203 pupils opted to attend and took up places at universities. Out of these, 162 went to universities in the UK and 42 to universities abroad including 37 to the USA.

Of those staying in the UK, 94% (152) went on to Russell Group universities, with 33% (53 pupils) entering Oxford or Cambridge.

Of those going abroad, 37 have chosen to study in the USA at Ivy League or equivalent universities; four have chosen to study in Canada.

88 out of 203 university-bound pupils who left in 2018 are studying at universities ranked within the top 10 in the QS 2018 World University Rankings. 109 out of 203 pupils who left in 2018 who went to university are studying at universities ranked within the top 20 in the QS 2018 World University Rankings.