Åva student accepted at Cambridge University

13 mars 2023, kl. 10:57

Maja Wallensten at Åva gymnasium has received a prestigious offer* from Cambridge University to study history and language.

International excellence
Maja Wallensten attends the IB, International Baccalaureate, at Åva and is on her third year of the programme found worldwide. Maja says that she has “ always been amazed by the incredible castle-like architecture and international excellence of Cambridge. When I realized they offered a course in exactly what I love I have been aiming towards it since ninth grade.
I will be studying a three-year program called Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, where you study Vikings and contemporary cultures’ history and languages.”

Future plans
“I would love to become a professor to research, teach and do my own translations of ancient texts in the future”.

Supporting teachers
“I really like Åva especially because of the great teachers who have given me a lot of support throughout the very demanding application process!”