Achievements and Testimonials


Our students have received CIFE awards at the House of Lords in recognition of their academic achievements

Tom Price

Tom Price received the CIFE Value Added Award. He came to Bath Academy for eighteen months to study A Levels in Mathematics, Economics and History. He achieved grades A*AB, obtaining A grades in eleven out of the fourteen units. At the same time Tom taught himself Chinese to a basic level, composed music, and started his own T-shirt designing business marketing his designs in South Africa. He gained a place at the School of African and Oriental Studies at the University of London to read Economics and Chinese.


Ruqqaiya Inuwa

Ruqqaiya Inuwa received the Paul Kitchener Memorial Award for best Foundation course student at a CIFE college. This prize has been won by a student from Bath Academy every year for the past four years. At her previous college, Ruqqaiya was a member of the Press Club and also the Model United Nations. At Bath Academy, Ruqqaiya was a mature and self-motivated student. She is currently reading Architecture at Edinburgh University.


Fanbo Kong

Bath Academy’s own CIFE Award went to Fanbo Kong. Fanbo completed 3 A Levels and 1 AS Level in 5 terms, achieving grades A*, A*, A* in Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics, as well as grade A in AS Level Further Mathematics. During this time he undertook work experience at the Bath Institute for Rheumatic Diseases. With a supervisor’s help, he carried out a project on Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibodies (ANCA), which are usually observed in patients with vasculitis. He is currently studying Biomedical Science at Sheffield University.

A Level results 2010 – 2014 (cumulative percentages)
A+ – B A+ – C A+ – D A+ – E
57% 79% 91% 97%

University Foundation Programme results 2010 – 2014 (cumulative percentages)
Grade A Grade A – B Grade A – C Grade A – D Grade A – E
34% 56% 79% 85% 95%