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Early success for Linacre 2016 students

Less than eight weeks after sending off their applications, almost all of Linacre’s 2016 students have already won offers from the UK’s dozen most academically demanding universities. Read more

Big Ideas - Linacre students light up London

Our third group of students began their Linacre journey in the shadow of Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, and they did themselves proud. Read more

2015-16 Linacre students bridge widening north-south access divide

It has been an intriguing few months, with more success for our students but also new research showing just how much northern students need expert support. Read more

London residential sparks big ideas for 2015 students

The Institute’s second London residential featured 12 inspirational visits, 15 mind-stretching lessons, 16 outstanding teachers, 20 sparky students, much fun, and quite a few changed perceptions. Read more

Unprecedented success for Linacre students

The Linacre Institute’s 2014 students have achieved unprecedented success in winning offers from Oxford, Cambridge and Imperial College London. Read more

Results from 2014 Reach Higher

Our Reach Higher students have already had offers from some of the country's leading universities.
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Linacre students light up London

Reach Higher students began preparing to apply for competitive universities during a week-long residential school in central London.
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Some of our 2014 Linacre students say goodbye to Trinity Hall, Cambridge after a “life-changing” week

I feel inspired. I’m itching to get to university now, and what’s more, it seems so much more achievable. The Linacre Institute has acted as a springboard to help propel us into the best position when applying for top universities, and I’m now determined to get the A2 grades I need to get there.