The Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA)

The Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA) is produced by Cambridge Assessments.

The TSA is not in itself an entry qualification, and nor do the results which it yields displace academic achievement in school examinations. Rather, it is designed to allow a picture to be presented of the skills and aptitudes of candidates. It is designed to allow a picture to be presented of the skills and aptitudes of candidates.

TSA was first introduced by the University of Cambridge in 2001 and was followed by the University of Oxford in 2008 and LSE in the 2008-2009 cycle.