Definition of A2 level in English:

A2 level


  • (in the UK except Scotland) an examination or pass at A2 level, representing the second component of an A-level qualification.

    • ‘Of those 100 students interviewed, those studying for AS / A2 levels had attained the highest GCSE / GNVQ results.’
    • ‘Nelson and Colne College offer theatre studies to A2 level.’
    • ‘Students sit AS exams at the end of the lower sixth and choose three or four subjects to study in the upper sixth at A2 level.’
    • ‘What topics are studied at AS and A2 level?’
    • ‘From experience students require a grade A in mathematics at A2 level to be able to cope with the mathematical content of the physics courses abroad.’