Wajih Ahmed
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University of Southampton place for Wajih Ahmed, 14

A 14-year-old boy from Hampshire has qualified to study for a degree at the University of Southampton.

Wajih Ahmed, from Chandler's Ford, achieved the four A-level grades he needed to study economics at the university.

Debra Humphris, pro vice-chancellor, said he was the youngest student to attend the institution.

Wajih intends to live at home during his studies and has ambitions to work for a PhD after graduating.

  • 17 Aug 2012