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Main Reception will close from 12:45 on Thursday 11 July. Main Reception will be open from 9am to 3pm only from Monday 12 August until Wednesday 28 August. Normal college Reception opening hours will commence at 8am on Thursday 29 August. The college site will be open, except on Bank Holiday Monday 26 August, however, most staff will be unavailable. If you need to contact a Department by email, please take a look at our Contact Us page.

09th July 2019

Cambridge Chemistry Challenge Success 2019!

Pictured above are some of our 58 participants in this year’s “C3L6” (Cambridge Chemistry Challenge Lower Sixth) competition. This level of participation – 25% of our whole first year cohort – is a record for BHASVIC. Even more remarkable is the number of certificates awarded:

• 22 Copper Certificates

• 13 Silver Certificates

• 4 Gold Certificates

The examination, designed for first year A level students is a test of candidates’ resilience and problem solving skills, which can directly translate back into A level exam performance in the second year. A massive congratulations to everyone choosing to do this exam, this is a sign to Universities and employers alike that you are willing to take on a challenge. This is a highly sought after personal attribute in all walks of life after College.

The examination itself was taken by over 9000 candidates from across the UK and abroad, itself a record number, making our candidates’ achievements all the more worthy of celebration! Below are the statistics for the exams taken worldwide. Click on www.C3L6.com for more information .