Full marks for college student

Aimee Paull

A college student from Cornwall is celebrating after joining the top 1% of students in the world achieving full marks on their two-year course.

Aimee Paull, from Redruth, scored an unbeatable 45 out of 45 points on her International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma course at Truro College, a score equivalent to five A*s at A Level.

The joint highest achiever of all time at Truro College, she is now heading to the University of Cambridge to study Modern and Medieval Languages, with a focus on Spanish and Portuguese.

The result marks another year of success for the IB Diploma cohort at Truro College.

The cohort achieved a 92% pass rate, with 77% of students scoring over 30, at an average point score of 34.2. This is well above the global average point score of 30.3.