General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE)
GCSE is a two-year study plan and is the first important qualification needed to support your university aspirations.
You’ll study a range of subjects that will give you a broad knowledge base and let you discover which subjects you have a true passion for.
The one-year Pre-programme is designed to prepare you to study A level, International Baccalaureate or University Foundation.
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A world-recognised qualification, A levels are the classic route to university in the UK. Designed for confident students who aspire to the most competitive degree courses – you’ll study three subjects in depth depending on your university and career aspirations, typically over two years.
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A two-year programme designed for motivated, capable students who are interested in a broad range of subjects. The IB is the fastest-growing, most respected qualification in the world, and a passport to the best universities. It is a qualification which challenges, encourages and inspires internationally minded students to become caring, critical thinkers, ready for university study and a global career. IB is a great option for you if you have a broad range of talents and interests and want to keep your university and career options open.
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University Foundation Programme (UFP)
Designed for motivated international students looking for a supported and focused bridge programme from international high school to UK university entry. Choose a one-year or fast-track six-month programme. The UFP is good if you have already completed 12 years of education and want to study at a UK university.
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