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    Murwah Ali Abdulaziz Ahmed Almadhi

    Bahraini

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A A A A

    University destination: Offer from UCL - Biomedical Sciences

    Murwah Ali Abdulaziz Ahmed Almadhi

    Name: Murwah Ali Abdulaziz Ahmed Almadhi
    Country: Bahraini
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A A A A
    University destination: Offer from UCL - Biomedical Sciences

    “We had a lot of help to apply to university. I joined the Key Professions programme because I wanted to apply to study a competitive course. It gave me a great advantage. The meetings are held twice a week before school to discuss interviews, the application process and we were given tips on writing the personal statement.”

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    Orianne Collins

    British

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A* A B

    University destination: Sussex University - Anthropology and Spanish

    Orianne Collins

    Name: Orianne Collins
    Country: British
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A* A B
    University destination: Sussex University - Anthropology and Spanish

    "There isn’t a language barrier in lessons. The teachers support everyone whose first language isn’t English to share their points of view. And the wide variety of perspectives you get from having students from all around the world in your classes really adds something."

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    Zife Angel Izunaso

    Nigerian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    University destination: Offers from KCL, Queen Mary's, Nottingham and UCLan - Neuroscience

    Zife Angel Izunaso

    Name: Zife Angel Izunaso
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    University destination: Offers from KCL, Queen Mary's, Nottingham and UCLan - Neuroscience

    “The higher education team guided me through the process of applying to university. They organised talks at top universities and gave me advice about which ones to apply to for the course I want to study."

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    Mohamd Ahmad Tark Tark

    Iraqi

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A*A*A A

    University destination: Offers from Kings College London - Pharmacy

    Mohamd Ahmad Tark Tark

    Name: Mohamd Ahmad Tark Tark
    Country: Iraqi
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A*A*A A
    University destination: Offers from Kings College London - Pharmacy

    “I chose CATS because I was impressed with the success rates students have in terms of getting in to their first choice of top universities.”

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    Thien Huong Vu (Lexie)

    Vietnamese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A* A*

    University destination: University of Cambridge (with Jardine scholarship worth £150,000)

    Thien Huong Vu (Lexie)

    Name: Thien Huong Vu (Lexie)
    Country: Vietnamese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A* A*
    University destination: University of Cambridge (with Jardine scholarship worth £150,000)

    Degree: Natural Sciences

    "CATS was the place I discovered who I was. Where my academic ability, emotional endurance and professional passion were constantly challenged to grow. The international learning environment, the teachers and friends inspired me to become a Science lover, a critical thinker, a socially and culturally aware person and an independent mind. I could not have been more grateful for the mock interviews, the revision sessions, the tutoring classes and the countless hours that my personal tutor spent on perfecting my university applications."

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    Yan Faan Infa Hou

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A A

    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

    Yan Faan Infa Hou

    Name: Yan Faan Infa Hou
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A A
    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

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    Taner Can Guven

    Turkish

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A A

    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - International relations

    Taner Can Guven

    Name: Taner Can Guven
    Country: Turkish
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A A
    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - International relations

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    Endi Skenderi

    Albanian

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    University destination: University of Oxford, St Catherine's College - Experimental Psychology

    Endi Skenderi

    Name: Endi Skenderi
    Country: Albanian
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    University destination: University of Oxford, St Catherine's College - Experimental Psychology

    "The IB programme was motivating in itself. The vigor of the workload taught me the importance of time management and pushed me towards applying myself to the fullest."

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    Karima Karagussova

    Kazakhstani

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: 36 IB points

    University destination: University College London - Biomedical Sciences

    Karima Karagussova

    Name: Karima Karagussova
    Country: Kazakhstani
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: 36 IB points
    University destination: University College London - Biomedical Sciences

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    Ilya Kokotkin

    Russian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A A A B

    University destination: St George's, University of London - Medicine

    Ilya Kokotkin

    Name: Ilya Kokotkin
    Country: Russian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A A A B
    University destination: St George's, University of London - Medicine

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    Simran Rajani

    Indian

    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston

    University destination: Finance and Accounting at University of California, Irvine

    Simran Rajani

    Name: Simran Rajani
    Country: Indian
    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston
    University destination: Finance and Accounting at University of California, Irvine

    Other offers from: Quinnipiac University (scholarship), Suffolk University (scholarship). “The College Counseling team has always been very supportive! They are a magnificent team who always motivate and inspire you. They helped me with each step of the college application, from essays to college lists.”

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    Miksuki Miyagi

    Japanese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A* B B

    University destination: St Andrews - Philosophy

    Miksuki Miyagi

    Name: Miksuki Miyagi
    Country: Japanese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A* B B
    University destination: St Andrews - Philosophy

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    Maxwell Frost

    American

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A*

    University destination: University of Cambridge, Queen's College - Natural Sciences

    Maxwell Frost

    Name: Maxwell Frost
    Country: American
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A*
    University destination: University of Cambridge, Queen's College - Natural Sciences

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    Vyautas Jaras

    Lithuanian

    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston

    University destination: Connecticut College with scholarship ($55,663/year) to study Economics

    Vyautas Jaras

    Name: Vyautas Jaras
    Country: Lithuanian
    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston
    University destination: Connecticut College with scholarship ($55,663/year) to study Economics

    “For me, the best thing about CATS is that I was able to study multiple Advanced Placement subjects which I think helped me to get a scholarship to go to a good college.”

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    Andrea Paola Boquin Flores

    Honduran

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS London

    Results: A* A* A

    University destination: Queen Mary University of London - Genetics

    Andrea Paola Boquin Flores

    Name: Andrea Paola Boquin Flores
    Country: Honduran
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS London
    Results: A* A* A
    University destination: Queen Mary University of London - Genetics

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    Aala Keshvari Asle

    Iranian

    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Cambridge

    Aala Keshvari Asle

    Name: Aala Keshvari Asle
    Country: Iranian
    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Cambridge

    "The nationality mix at CATS is really good, everyone is different. There are people from countries you haven’t even heard of. You realise the difference and ultimately the similarities between yourself and others."

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    Elizabeth Hui Lien Lau

    Malaysian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A A

    Elizabeth Hui Lien Lau

    Name: Elizabeth Hui Lien Lau
    Country: Malaysian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A A

    "I came to CATS because of the Medics Specialist Programme. Every week I have a special medics class where we talk in-depth about medical ethics and news in medicine. We have been on special trips to hospices and research units and I can speak to genuine experts in their fields. All of these opportunities will help me stand out from the crowd when I apply to university."

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    Ludivine Clement

    French

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A C

    University destination: University of Cambridge, Jesus College - Modern and Medieval Languages

    Ludivine Clement

    Name: Ludivine Clement
    Country: French
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A C
    University destination: University of Cambridge, Jesus College - Modern and Medieval Languages

    “CATS has given me a lot of support and preparation for my application to Cambridge University. I had one-to-one meetings with the Director of Studies almost every day. The mock interviews I had with my tutors were more challenging than the real interview. It was great preparation! What helped was two of my tutors graduated from Jesus College, they knew what was happening on the inside and gave me great advice on what to expect at my interview."

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    Elizaveta Rusina

    Russian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A*

    University destination: Durham University - Business and Management

    Elizaveta Rusina

    Name: Elizaveta Rusina
    Country: Russian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A*
    University destination: Durham University - Business and Management

    "The teachers are really approachable and will always help you, I find this really helpful for studying. For example my Business Studies teacher is always telling us to come and speak to him after class if we want any extra help or if we want to ask him a question.”

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    Ksenja Llazar

    Albanian

    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston

    University destination: Jacksonville University with scholarship ($22,500/year) to study Pre-medical

    Ksenja Llazar

    Name: Ksenja Llazar
    Country: Albanian
    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston
    University destination: Jacksonville University with scholarship ($22,500/year) to study Pre-medical

    Other offers from: University of Central Florida, Florida Southern College, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (scholarship), New College of Florida (scholarship), Pace University (scholarship), University of South Florida, Tampa, University of Tampa (scholarship), Xavier University. “When I arrived the first members of staff I met were the dorm parents. They helped me to settle in. They recommended places to go, good restaurants to try and gave me directions so I knew how to get there."

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    Rytis Boreika

    Lithuanian

    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A

    Rytis Boreika

    Name: Rytis Boreika
    Country: Lithuanian
    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A

    "The location of CATS Cambridge is amazing. It is inspiring to walk past Cambridge University buildings, it motivates me to work hard."

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    Togzhan Askarova

    Kazakhstani

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A B B

    University destination: University of Liverpool - Management

    Togzhan Askarova

    Name: Togzhan Askarova
    Country: Kazakhstani
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A B B
    University destination: University of Liverpool - Management

    “The teachers are very ambitious for us, everyone is always ready to help you with anything, it could be a question about your work or a personal problem. The teachers are really approachable and patient; they will keep going until they find a solution for you. I often stay for an extra hour every week with my Business teacher where I have a one-to-one session. This really helps me improve my work."

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    Ho Han Yeung

    Chinese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    University destination: Durham University - Law

    Ho Han Yeung

    Name: Ho Han Yeung
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    University destination: Durham University - Law

    "As an international school you get to talk with students from many countries - I have friends now from Thailand, Korea, Russia and all over the world. We learn all about their culture and home life.”

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    Catherine Gregory

    British

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: 41 IB points

    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - Law and Anthropology

    Catherine Gregory

    Name: Catherine Gregory
    Country: British
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: 41 IB points
    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - Law and Anthropology

    “You can tell the teachers here really care about you and there is a lot of pastoral support in place. They always reinforce the fact we can talk to them if we have any problems or if we feel like we are struggling with work and need to bring our grades back up to where they should be against our targets."

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    Leonardo Becagli

    Italian

    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Canterbury

    Leonardo Becagli

    Name: Leonardo Becagli
    Country: Italian
    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Canterbury

    "In Italy I used to go to school on a Saturday, I hated it. Now I have a fuller timetable from Monday to Friday, which I prefer. This means I can go on trips and study on my own at weekends."

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    Patrick Ludwig Fenou Kengne

    Cameroonian

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Patrick Ludwig Fenou Kengne

    Name: Patrick Ludwig Fenou Kengne
    Country: Cameroonian
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    “On the IB we have a lot of things to do so we are tested each week and from these tests the teachers and you get a good idea of how you are progressing. I think it is good as otherwise most students would forget halfway through each term what they have learnt. Testing more frequently prevents you forgetting and builds up your knowledge."

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    Pik Ying Yip

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Canterbury

    University destination: University of York - Psychology

    Pik Ying Yip

    Name: Pik Ying Yip
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Canterbury
    University destination: University of York - Psychology

    "At CATS Canterbury they give you all the help you need to apply to a top university. Before I sent my personal statement off with my UCAS application, I gave it to the Principal. He gave me a lot of advice and told me what I had to emphasise more."

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    Leonard Kepi

    Albanian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* B B

    University destination: Offers from City, Birmingham, Queen Mary, Manchester and Westminster

    Leonard Kepi

    Name: Leonard Kepi
    Country: Albanian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* B B
    University destination: Offers from City, Birmingham, Queen Mary, Manchester and Westminster

    "The teachers are great, I love the teaching style. In my old school in Albania there was a very formal atmosphere, talking in class was not allowed. At CATS they like you to express your opinion and debate ideas. I really enjoy this aspect of the classes, I learn more this way and I am interested in other people’s ideas.”

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    Bruno Plattner

    Serbian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS London

    University destination: University of Warwick - Marketing and Economics

    Bruno Plattner

    Name: Bruno Plattner
    Country: Serbian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS London
    University destination: University of Warwick - Marketing and Economics

    “The classes are very interesting, the lessons are designed to be easier for international students. We also do a lot of presentations to the class which has improved my English, confidence and presentation skills."

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    Jimena Garcia

    Mexican

    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston

    University destination: Centro de Diseño, Cine y T.V. - Business and Marketing

    Jimena Garcia

    Name: Jimena Garcia
    Country: Mexican
    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston
    University destination: Centro de Diseño, Cine y T.V. - Business and Marketing

    Other offers from: Alfred University (scholarship), Bryant University (scholarship), Elon University, Mercyhurst University (scholarship), Savannah College of Art & Design (scholarship). “The class sizes are small, and my teachers fully support me. I feel like I belong to a place where I am more than just another student."

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    Sang Min Lee

    South Korean

    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston

    University destination: Offers from: Emmanuel College (scholarship), Merrimack College (scholarship), Suffolk University (scholarship), and The Ohio State University to study Economics and Business.

    Sang Min Lee

    Name: Sang Min Lee
    Country: South Korean
    Studied: High School Diploma at CATS Boston
    University destination: Offers from: Emmanuel College (scholarship), Merrimack College (scholarship), Suffolk University (scholarship), and The Ohio State University to study Economics and Business.

    “The College Counseling team helped me to find a college that met my expectations. They also helped me a lot to write college essays and were always happy to answer my questions about the college admissions process.”

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    Iago Moreno Alvarez

    Spanish

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    University destination: Cambridge University - Human, Social and Political Sciences

    Iago Moreno Alvarez

    Name: Iago Moreno Alvarez
    Country: Spanish
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    University destination: Cambridge University - Human, Social and Political Sciences

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    Kostiantyn Bichai

    Ukrainian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A* A*

    University destination: Cambridge University - Natural Sciences

    Kostiantyn Bichai

    Name: Kostiantyn Bichai
    Country: Ukrainian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A* A*
    University destination: Cambridge University - Natural Sciences

    “CATS Cambridge has methodically supported and helped me to immerse into the UK educational and examination system that is completely different to my domestic one. At CATS there is a valuable and unique experience of international cultural exchange.”

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    Yinan He

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A

    University destination: Cambridge University - Mathematics

    Yinan He

    Name: Yinan He
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A
    University destination: Cambridge University - Mathematics

    “CATS Cambridge provided extra support in Maths. They gave me a specialised timetable to make sure I was reaching my potential. They taught me beyond the A level syllabus; this got me ahead academically which helped in my university interviews."

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    Reimi Konda

    Japanese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A*

    University destination: Cambridge University - Veterinary Medicine

    Reimi Konda

    Name: Reimi Konda
    Country: Japanese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A*
    University destination: Cambridge University - Veterinary Medicine

    “At CATS Cambridge I didn’t just learn the facts, but also the ability to analyse and confidently justify and explain my answers"

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    Yuan Zhou

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A

    University destination: University College London (University of London)

    Yuan Zhou

    Name: Yuan Zhou
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A
    University destination: University College London (University of London)

    "We met University of Cambridge tutors to get an understanding of how to produce a great university application. They will be able to give us lots of helpful advice. It’s great that CATS arranged this for us.”

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    Anastasia Krokhina

    Russian

    Results: A A A

    University destination: London School of Economics (University of London) - Government and Economics

    Anastasia Krokhina

    Name: Anastasia Krokhina
    Country: Russian
    Results: A A A
    University destination: London School of Economics (University of London) - Government and Economics

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    Shazwan Adrin Bin Syahrunizam

    Malaysian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A* A*

    University destination: University College London (University of London) - Economics

    Shazwan Adrin Bin Syahrunizam

    Name: Shazwan Adrin Bin Syahrunizam
    Country: Malaysian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A* A*
    University destination: University College London (University of London) - Economics

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    Hoang Thanh Trang Chu

    Vietnamese

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 38

    University destination: Queen Mary University - Law

    Hoang Thanh Trang Chu

    Name: Hoang Thanh Trang Chu
    Country: Vietnamese
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 38
    University destination: Queen Mary University - Law

    “I grew up speaking English, but when I arrived at CATS I studied English Literature for the first time. We study in small classes, and the teachers enjoy their subjects which helps to inspire students."

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    Giulia Asia Vendrami

    Italian

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 32

    Giulia Asia Vendrami

    Name: Giulia Asia Vendrami
    Country: Italian
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 32

    “CATS gives you the freedom to study more independently and grow as a person.”

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    Oliver Fischer

    German

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 37

    University destination: University of East London - Business

    Oliver Fischer

    Name: Oliver Fischer
    Country: German
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 37
    University destination: University of East London - Business

    “The multi-cultural community at CATS has broadened my mind. The IB Diploma is very challenging but highly rewarding. I think the course has made me a more balanced person.”

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    Nhu Cao Quynh Nguyen (Alice)

    Vietnamese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A B B

    University destination: Anglia Ruskin University - Illustration

    Nhu Cao Quynh Nguyen (Alice)

    Name: Nhu Cao Quynh Nguyen (Alice)
    Country: Vietnamese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A B B
    University destination: Anglia Ruskin University - Illustration

    "Cambridge is exactly the old fairytale-like land I imagined it would be! The best thing about Studied at CATS is the extremely supportive and understanding staff. Since Illustration is a specialist course, it was really helpful to have a university advisor at CATS, she introduced me to universities I would never have considered.”

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    Jo-Kuang Liao (Roro)

    Taiwanese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A* A A

    University destination: Imperial College London - Physics

    Jo-Kuang Liao (Roro)

    Name: Jo-Kuang Liao (Roro)
    Country: Taiwanese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A* A A
    University destination: Imperial College London - Physics

    “I’ve made friends easily here. I didn’t feel like there was a language barrier. In fact, the friends I’ve made here have really made a difference to my level of English. Some of them have been Studied English for longer or are native speakers. It’s also been helpful to hear all my teachers speak English in lessons.”

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    Daria Tuzova (Dasha)

    Russian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A C

    University destination: Nottingham Trent university - Furniture and Product Design

    Daria Tuzova (Dasha)

    Name: Daria Tuzova (Dasha)
    Country: Russian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A C
    University destination: Nottingham Trent university - Furniture and Product Design

    “There is a great cultural diversity in the college, so you can easily make friends and learn about cultures you’ve always been interested in. I’m a shy person, but I made friends easily because the school organises activities at the beginning of the year to help you settle in quickly.”

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    Chuzhengnan Xu (Bill)

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A C

    University destination: University College London - Architecture

    Chuzhengnan Xu (Bill)

    Name: Chuzhengnan Xu (Bill)
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A C
    University destination: University College London - Architecture

    “The teachers at CATS are excellent, they’re always willing to answer any questions you have and they really respect you. My Art teacher has given me a lot of support to apply to the best universities for Architecture.”

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    Vladislav Murzakov

    Cypriot

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A A B

    University destination: St George's, University of London - Medicine

    Vladislav Murzakov

    Name: Vladislav Murzakov
    Country: Cypriot
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A A B
    University destination: St George's, University of London - Medicine

    “I really like my teachers. They know what we need to learn to pass the exams, but their teaching goes beyond that. We discuss topics with them that aren’t in the syllabus because they know about their subjects."

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    Gia Huy Dang (Huy)

    Vietnamese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: B C D

    University destination: Newcastle University - International Marketing & Management

    Gia Huy Dang (Huy)

    Name: Gia Huy Dang (Huy)
    Country: Vietnamese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: B C D
    University destination: Newcastle University - International Marketing & Management

    “I like the independence you get from Studied here. It gives me a good sense of what university will be like. The staff at the residence are really nice. They know we’re international students away from home, so they look out for us.”

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    Davyd Dragovoz

    Ukrainian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A B

    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - Economics

    Davyd Dragovoz

    Name: Davyd Dragovoz
    Country: Ukrainian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A B
    University destination: London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - Economics

    “It’s a privilege to study in the UK. The education system here stretches you, encouraging you to think independently. You can choose the subjects you want to specialise in too which is great when you know what you want to do in the future.”

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    Yuxiao Yan (Yolanda)

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A A B C

    University destination: Durham University - Psychology

    Yuxiao Yan (Yolanda)

    Name: Yuxiao Yan (Yolanda)
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A A B C
    University destination: Durham University - Psychology

    “The style of teaching at CATS helps you train in the study skills needed for university. The Higher Education advisor is really helpful. I didn’t have to complete the UCAS application on my own. Christine made sure the whole process went smoothly.”

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    Annamaria Jiang

    Chinese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A C

    University destination: City University - Management

    Annamaria Jiang

    Name: Annamaria Jiang
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A C
    University destination: City University - Management

    “I like the international mix of students. I have made friends from around the world. I went to school in Italy and so getting to know students from my native China has also given me a sense of belonging. I really improved my IELTS score in just half a year at CATS Cambridge. Now that I’ve improved my English, I’m understanding the other subjects better.”

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    Rayan Farag Ali El Zawawi

    Libyan

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A*

    University destination: University of Central Lancashire - Medicine

    Rayan Farag Ali El Zawawi

    Name: Rayan Farag Ali El Zawawi
    Country: Libyan
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A*
    University destination: University of Central Lancashire - Medicine

    “The lessons are taught in an interesting way. We often discuss the subjects together in class. I like interacting with other students and hearing their opinions. Everyone’s perspective is useful and helps us all to learn. I enjoyed the Biology field trip. It brought the subject to life, making it more realistic and easier to understand.”

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    Masayuki Yamaoka (Masa)

    Japanese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* B C

    University destination: University of Southampton - Marine Biology with Oceanography

    Masayuki Yamaoka (Masa)

    Name: Masayuki Yamaoka (Masa)
    Country: Japanese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* B C
    University destination: University of Southampton - Marine Biology with Oceanography

    “Initially I was quite worried about applying to university. I thought the University Foundation Programme would not be considered as good as having A levels, but CATS has given me an advantage. The university advisor gave me great advice and helped me apply to the top universities for Marine Biology.”

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    Sopheak Chin (Duke)

    Cambodian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* B C

    University destination: University of Manchester - Management

    Sopheak Chin (Duke)

    Name: Sopheak Chin (Duke)
    Country: Cambodian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* B C
    University destination: University of Manchester - Management

    “The thing I value most about my education here at CATS is the quality of teaching. The teachers are very supportive. Whenever you have a question they are there to answer it. The University Foundation Programme is fast-paced, but the teachers will help you achieve your best.”

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    Rachel Nnyen Owan Enoh

    Nigerian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: B B D

    University destination: University of Law (Birmingham University) - Law LLB

    Rachel Nnyen Owan Enoh

    Name: Rachel Nnyen Owan Enoh
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: B B D
    University destination: University of Law (Birmingham University) - Law LLB

    “I’ve made friends for life. There are really positive vibes here. I’m on the boarding committee and we organise welcome parties for new students. I really like helping new students settle in.”

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    Enyo-Ojo Aduku

    Nigerian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge

    Results: A* A* A*

    University destination: University of Nottingham - Chemical Engineering

    Enyo-Ojo Aduku

    Name: Enyo-Ojo Aduku
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Cambridge
    Results: A* A* A*
    University destination: University of Nottingham - Chemical Engineering

    “The best thing about CATS Cambridge is the people. We’re not all from the same place so not only do you experience the UK culture, you also experience other cultures from around the world because of the friends you meet.”

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    Fatima Yusuf Abubakar

    Nigerian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    Fatima Yusuf Abubakar

    Name: Fatima Yusuf Abubakar
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Cambridge

    “The House Parent at my student residence is great. I can talk to her about anything and she’s always willing to listen. I would strongly recommend students considering Studied abroad to come to CATS. It’s the place to be. You’ll live in the UK and once you step through the doors, you’ll be in every part of the world because there are students from all over the world here.”

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    Prateep Ganesh Kasinathan

    Malaysian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A* A A A

    University destination: Loughborough University - Electronic and Computer Systems Engineering

    Prateep Ganesh Kasinathan

    Name: Prateep Ganesh Kasinathan
    Country: Malaysian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A* A A A
    University destination: Loughborough University - Electronic and Computer Systems Engineering

    “I’m making connections with people from all over the world. The Higher Education staff supported me to complete my university application. They helped me write a really good personal statement, I’m proud of what I sent off. And I’ve received an offer from Surrey to study Biomedical Sciences.”

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    Adele Naguat Idriss

    French

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A B B

    University destination: Queen Mary, University of London - History

    Adele Naguat Idriss

    Name: Adele Naguat Idriss
    Country: French
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A B B
    University destination: Queen Mary, University of London - History

    “You have to be motivated and study in your own time to keep up with the courses here. But the teachers are really good and will support you. If you need help, the staff at the boarding residences are always there. They will help you solve any problems really quickly so it doesn’t affect your studies.”

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    Natasha Lin E-Hsuen Low

    Singaporean

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A B B

    University destination: University College (Dublin) – Pharmaceutical Chemistry

    Natasha Lin E-Hsuen Low

    Name: Natasha Lin E-Hsuen Low
    Country: Singaporean
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A B B
    University destination: University College (Dublin) – Pharmaceutical Chemistry

    “The welfare team is really good at handling issues. They helped me get back on track with my studies after a difficult time. I want to do Dentistry. I’m part of a key professions group at CATS. We meet once a week to talk about current issues happening in the medical world to stay up to date.”

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    Po Yi Yuen

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: C D D

    University destination: Kingston University – Biomedical Science

    Po Yi Yuen

    Name: Po Yi Yuen
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: C D D
    University destination: Kingston University – Biomedical Science

    “Classes are diverse so the common language amongst students is English. This means we have plenty of opportunities to practice. I’ve even started to think in English.”

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    John Chukwuebuka Ota

    Nigerian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A B B

    University destination: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology - Medicine

    John Chukwuebuka Ota

    Name: John Chukwuebuka Ota
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A B B
    University destination: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology - Medicine

    “I like how the environment at CATS helps me leave my comfort zone and discover new things. I’ve made friends from lots of different cultures. It brings a great vibe to the college. I wouldn’t normally go to a sushi bar, but because my friend here is Korean, he took me to one once and I found that I really liked it.”

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    Modeleola Opemipo Oluwayimika Shodipo

    Nigerian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A A A

    University destination: UCL - Chemical Engineering

    Modeleola Opemipo Oluwayimika Shodipo

    Name: Modeleola Opemipo Oluwayimika Shodipo
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A A A
    University destination: UCL - Chemical Engineering

    “When I had questions about my UCAS application, an adviser was here to answer my questions and help me pick out a first-choice university. There’s a relaxed environment here. It feels safe to go out and wander around Canterbury, and the boarding facilities are clean, and have a kitchen where I can cook my own food if I want to.”

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    Hoang Thanh Trang Chu

    Vietnamese

    Results: IB: 39

    University destination: Queen Mary University – Law

    Hoang Thanh Trang Chu

    Name: Hoang Thanh Trang Chu
    Country: Vietnamese
    Results: IB: 39
    University destination: Queen Mary University – Law

    “I grew up speaking English, but when I arrived at CATS I studied English Literature for the first time. We study in small classes, and the teachers enjoy their subjects which helps to inspire students. It’s been easy to make friends here – it’s very international, very interesting, with people from lots of different countries and backgrounds.”

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    Yuliya Medvedenko

    Kazakhstani

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 32

    University destination: Lancaster University - Management and Marketing

    Yuliya Medvedenko

    Name: Yuliya Medvedenko
    Country: Kazakhstani
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 32
    University destination: Lancaster University - Management and Marketing

    “It’s been a fantastic experience Studied at CATS. The best thing is that there are a lot of international students. It was easy to make friends here and there were plenty of opportunities to practise English.”

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    Anastasia Anoprieva

    Russian

    Studied: A Levels at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A B

    University destination: Warwick University - Philosophy, Politics and Economics

    Anastasia Anoprieva

    Name: Anastasia Anoprieva
    Country: Russian
    Studied: A Levels at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A B
    University destination: Warwick University - Philosophy, Politics and Economics

    “There’s a lot to do for a UCAS application, but I received help in one-on-one sessions with an admissions adviser. Our classroom teachers are also very helpful, and although I already had good English before I arrived, it’s still nice to have lots of Russian-speaking staff around.”

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    Mykyta Kremnyev

    Ukrainian

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 29

    University destination: University of Birmingham - Banking and Finance

    Mykyta Kremnyev

    Name: Mykyta Kremnyev
    Country: Ukrainian
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 29
    University destination: University of Birmingham - Banking and Finance

    “I chose to study at CATS because I wanted to study the International Baccalaureate Diploma. The course is challenging and we have to work hard but I am happy I chose the course. I like the fact that we get more freedom here compared to other English Boarding schools.”

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    Rafael Vital Santos Varela Miguel

    Portuguese

    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Canterbury

    Rafael Vital Santos Varela Miguel

    Name: Rafael Vital Santos Varela Miguel
    Country: Portuguese
    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Canterbury

    “I came to CATS because I needed extra support with my English. Unlike some international schools, CATS has both students and teachers of lots of different nationalities - so with English as a common language, we all help each other improve. I made friends within a day of starting here!”

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    Ivan Kovalenko

    Russian

    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* AA* BB B

    Ivan Kovalenko

    Name: Ivan Kovalenko
    Country: Russian
    Studied: GCSE / Pre:programme at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* AA* BB B

    “The teachers are amazing, They’re always happy, positive and helpful. They have played a huge role in helping me to become independent in all ways: educational, and also as a person. I like boarding at CATS, the atmosphere is amazing. We play games in the common area and I get involved in lots of activities. The boarding staff are very nice and if anything happens to you they’re always on hand. They will respond to requests and are flexible.”

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    Nouma Penning

    Luxembourger

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 34

    Nouma Penning

    Name: Nouma Penning
    Country: Luxembourger
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 34

    “The school is great for study. The teachers are strong academically and there are people here just for UCAS guidance. I think I’m in good hands. Boarding at CATS is a good way to prepare for university. There’s an informal atmosphere here and a good balance of work and downtime, and that helps to become independent.”

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    Kamran Kocharli

    Azerbaijani

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A B

    Kamran Kocharli

    Name: Kamran Kocharli
    Country: Azerbaijani
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A B

    “I’m president of the student council here, and I set up a charity programme so that students could get involved with helping important causes. The best thing about Studied here is the links to universities. I’m applying to study in the US and the staff at CATS was able to offer plenty of advice.”

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    Falk Feuer

    German

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 24

    Falk Feuer

    Name: Falk Feuer
    Country: German
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 24

    “There was a university fair here where people from different universities visited CATS – this really helped me to make a decision about where to apply. Students have a lot of independence here, but boarding staff also do a good job of helping you settle in.”

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    Iulia- Ioana Cucasu

    Romanian

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    University destination: A AB

    Iulia- Ioana Cucasu

    Name: Iulia- Ioana Cucasu
    Country: Romanian
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    University destination: A AB

    “I don’t miss home here – the boarding facilities are cosy and the house parents are young and easy to talk to. The teachers are also always willing to support our personal development outside of class. It’s impossible not to make friends here. Almost everyone is from a different country, which helps you to gain an interesting perspective on life.”

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    Wang Wui Wylan Wong

    Chinese

    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury

    Results: IB: 39

    Wang Wui Wylan Wong

    Name: Wang Wui Wylan Wong
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: International Baccalaureate at CATS Canterbury
    Results: IB: 39

    “I like Studied the IB here at Canterbury because you have time to understand concepts rather than simply completing exercises. I took a trip to Cambridge for a masterclass in Biochemistry and Genetics to support my university application.”

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    Suhair Elmotaz Mohamed Ahmed Elbireir

    Sudanese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A* A

    University destination: University of Edinburgh - Law and International Relations

    Suhair Elmotaz Mohamed Ahmed Elbireir

    Name: Suhair Elmotaz Mohamed Ahmed Elbireir
    Country: Sudanese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A* A
    University destination: University of Edinburgh - Law and International Relations

    “An education at CATS helps you stay focused, and gives you opportunities to grow as a person, rather than just making sure you pass exams. I’ve made friends with people from a wide range of nationalities here. Staff and students alike are very supportive of each other, so you never feel alone.”

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    Podcharamon Thongkittikul (Bon)

    Thai

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A* A

    University destination: Lancaster University - Environmental Science

    Podcharamon Thongkittikul (Bon)

    Name: Podcharamon Thongkittikul (Bon)
    Country: Thai
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A* A
    University destination: Lancaster University - Environmental Science

    “I feel very independent here. I live with eight other girls and we often get together to cook meals. All the staff are very supportive. My English teacher helped us to improve our listening skills by using news reports and YouTube videos, and my personal tutor helped with my university application by reading and advising on my personal statement.”

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    Bira Hillary Ukutse

    Nigerian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A A

    University destination: University of Manchester - Accounting and Finance

    Bira Hillary Ukutse

    Name: Bira Hillary Ukutse
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A A
    University destination: University of Manchester - Accounting and Finance

    “CATS is a good stepping stone for university applications. A UCAS adviser helped with the application process by recommending courses and sending me links to university websites. I’m in my second year here and feel quite at home now. The town is close by, and the school hosts cultural evenings on Friday nights so there’s always something to do.”

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    Dana Abdykayeva

    Kazakhstani

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A* A

    University destination: University of Warwick - Economics

    Dana Abdykayeva

    Name: Dana Abdykayeva
    Country: Kazakhstani
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A* A
    University destination: University of Warwick - Economics

    “I was initially nervous about the university application process, but I was encouraged to aim high and ended up with an offer from my first-choice university. I’ve learnt to be more creative, express my ideas and become a leader. I think they’re good skills for the real world.”

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    Hanzi Chen

    Chinese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A B C

    University destination: University of York - Psychology with Education

    Hanzi Chen

    Name: Hanzi Chen
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A B C
    University destination: University of York - Psychology with Education

    “I was homesick when I first arrived, but the staff here look after you and so I quickly made friends. I’ve also had the opportunity to go on trips related to my course, including a trip to London last year.”

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    Yuki Gen

    Japanese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A B

    University destination: University of Bristol - Physiological Science

    Yuki Gen

    Name: Yuki Gen
    Country: Japanese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A B
    University destination: University of Bristol - Physiological Science

    “The process of applying to university in the UK is really different. In Japan we just take an exam whereas in the UK you have to apply online. I didn’t have to worry about the different system, because there’s a UCAS advisor in College who helps you apply.”

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    Genyan Chen

    Chinese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A* A

    University destination: University of Bristol - Electrical and Electronic Engineering

    Genyan Chen

    Name: Genyan Chen
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A* A
    University destination: University of Bristol - Electrical and Electronic Engineering

    “I came to CATS from a traditional UK school, and I’m now able to be more independent and enjoy communicating with people from other counties. We study in classes with students who have a similar level of English, and the teachers make extra time to help us overcome language obstacles where needed.”

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    Inyene Inibehe Okori

    Nigerian

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A AB B C

    University destination: University of Exeter - Politics and International Realtions

    Inyene Inibehe Okori

    Name: Inyene Inibehe Okori
    Country: Nigerian
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A AB B C
    University destination: University of Exeter - Politics and International Realtions

    “The best thing about Studied at CATS is the freedom. We’re allowed to use our free time to study or to work on university applications, and this helps to gain the independence we’ll need to succeed at university. I like meeting people from lots of different nationalities, and I’ve found that students who started with little or no English quickly have caught up with native speakers.”

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    Chi Fung Lau (Haley)

    Chinese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: C C D

    University destination: University of Portsmouth - Business and Management

    Chi Fung Lau (Haley)

    Name: Chi Fung Lau (Haley)
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: C C D
    University destination: University of Portsmouth - Business and Management

    “I would recommend coming to the UK to study because the environment is more relaxing and multicultural. You can learn lots from students coming from different countries.”

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    Shiori Kanemoto

    Japanese

    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury

    Results: A* A A

    University destination: Durham University - Biomedical Science

    Shiori Kanemoto

    Name: Shiori Kanemoto
    Country: Japanese
    Studied: University Foundation at CATS Canterbury
    Results: A* A A
    University destination: Durham University - Biomedical Science

    “At first I found the different English accents a challenge, but I soon adapted. The teachers here have a lot of experience teaching international students. They are also always prepared to help outside lessons, not only with English but also with UCAS applications.”

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    Robert Baizhumatov

    Kazakhstani

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: B C C

    University destination: Birbeck, University of London - Psychology

    Robert Baizhumatov

    Name: Robert Baizhumatov
    Country: Kazakhstani
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: B C C
    University destination: Birbeck, University of London - Psychology

    “The staff in the Higher Education department are really good. They have organised visits to top universities for us. In my spare time, I’ve attended lectures at local universities to experience the university style of teaching. It’s been valuable for me to start to adapt to the university curriculum and how things are done there. I’ve learned patience to sit, listen and evaluate the subject being presented.”

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    Mai Ko Leung

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A*A*A A

    University destination: Durham University - Mathematics

    Mai Ko Leung

    Name: Mai Ko Leung
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A*A*A A
    University destination: Durham University - Mathematics

    “The quality of the courses is good here. The teachers offer support during the lessons and after school to help you succeed. I went to the extra sessions on interview preparation, and applying to university. Whenever I had a question about the process, I emailed the advisor's and received feedback very quickly.”

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    Man Pok Leung

    Chinese

    Studied: A Levels at CATS London

    Results: A A A B

    University destination: Bristol University - Economics

    Man Pok Leung

    Name: Man Pok Leung
    Country: Chinese
    Studied: A Levels at CATS London
    Results: A A A B
    University destination: Bristol University - Economics

    “Teachers are very willing to help you achieve the grades you want. They support you with the workload and divide the course up into an achievable pace. I feel very focused on doing well in my studies here.”