Simple Definition of A level
: an advanced test in a particular subject that students in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland take usually at the age of 18
Full Definition of A level
1 : the second of three standardized British examinations in a secondary school subject used as a qualification for university entrance; also : successful completion of an A-level examination in a particular subject —called also Advanced level — compare o level, s level
2 a : the level of education required to pass an A-level examination b : a course leading to an A-level examination
Examples of a level in a sentence
The university requires at least three A levels.
She got an A in her A levels in maths, physics, and chemistry.
First Known Use of a level
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up A level? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).