UCAS Tariff – Achieving 128 points

  • We consider a broad variety of qualifications that are on the UCAS tariff including:

    • A-levels / AS-levels
    • Access to Higher Education Diploma
    • BTEC qualifications (e.g. Certificate, Subsidiary Diploma, Extended Diploma)
    • Cambridge Pre-U subjects
    • Extended Project
    • Irish Leaving Certificate
    • Scottish Highers 
    • Welsh Baccalaureate

    There are many different ways of achieving 128 UCAS Tariff points.

    Some of the most common ways are:

    • 3 A-levels – Grades ABB, or A*AD
    • 2 A-levels plus 2 AS – Grades AA+bb, or AB+aa
    • 2 A-levels plus 1 AS plus Extended Project – Grades AB+a+B, or AA+b+C
    • 1 A-level plus BTEC Diploma – Grades A+DD
    • BTEC Extended Diploma – Grades DDM
    • Access to HE Diploma – Grades D33 + M9 + P3, or D30 + M15

    You can also use the UCAS Tariff Calculator to assess your likely or actual points total.