Posted 03/15/2013 by pkryniewska
If you want to attend a prestigious UK university, chances are you’ll realise how competitive it is to gain a place. Whether you want to study medicine, music, maths, or IT, there are a wide number of students that you’ll be competing with for a coveted place. The most traditional route to university entry is by taking a number of A Levels – usually three or more. This internationally recognised qualification has been a part of the British education system for well over sixty years, covering a number of key subject areas. However, there are other English qualifications which are as esteemed and, most significantly, can get you into your chosen university as much as a year earlier than students taking the traditional A Level route.
Foundation and focus
Foundation courses are intensive, one year programmes which focus on a specific area of study – giving you the type of theoretical and practical skills that university admission tutors want to see, and providing you with a head start on your future career. Of course, like any qualification, its value is only as good as the institution you earned it from, so it’s important to find an international school that has a reputation for excellence and for fielding strong candidates. At Bellerbys college we have enjoyed a great relationship with over 50 prestigious UK universities. This unique relationship only exists because those universities appreciate the rigour with which we teach our students and understand their ability to succeed.
A bright future
If you’re looking for one year courses to get to university, you need to find an international school that not only has a reputation for excellence, but also has the facts to back it up. Our foundation course programme is the definitive example of 1 year courses to get to university. Our programme offers access to the widest range of outstanding UK universities, including 24 of the top 30 ranked universities in the Times Good University rankings 2013. This means that our students have a much higher chance of being admitted to a prestigious institution than students from many other UK schools. Our 1 year courses to get to university are amongst the top foundation programmes in the country and our students have gone on to enjoy illustrious careers in fields as diverse as medicine, law, chemistry, engineering, and design – to name but a few. The Bellerbys foundation course is ideal if you’re over sixteen and a half and are willing to study hard on an intensive course. With a choice of eight academic programmes and a number of specialist options available, our courses are ideal for those students who know what they want to go on to study at university.
Safety and security
Our modern and comfortable campus is the ideal place to base yourself whilst in the UK, whether you want to be in Brighton, Cambridge, Oxford, or London. Equipped with IT suites, libraries, art studios, modern classrooms, and fitted with the very latest in educational technology, our campuses make studying in the UK an effective and enjoyable path to future success. By choosing a college that takes care of every detail, students can get down to concentrating on their chosen programme without having to worry about issues such as unscrupulous landlords or safety concerns. At Bellerbys, we make sure that students are given the very best start for a bright and outstanding future.