A COLLEGE graduate has begun studying at a world-renowned University in the USA.

Barton Peveril Graduate, Joshua Wells, has started at Princeton University in New Jersey after finishing his studies at the college last year.

Joshua, who joined from Brookfield Community School, earned his place after a rigorous application process.

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He is currently in his first year on the four year Bachelor of Arts Degree, where he intends to major in the School of Public Policy and International Affairs.

He said: "I was astounded when I received the news that I had an offer.

"After visiting the University, it became my dream."