Top UK universities refuse to accept Welsh Baccalaureate
WalesOnline asked higher education institutions whether they treated the unpopular post-16 qualification as being equivalent to an A-level and the picture was very mixed.
The Welsh government and exam regulator Qualifications Wales insist the course is equivalent to an A-level, but some top Russell Group universities simply don’t include the Welsh qualification in their offers at all and demand three A levels. Others will, but not for all courses and some accept it as A level equivalent for all courses.
Full report on the WalesOnline site