Welcome to Bellerbys

About Bellerbys College

Discover a whole world of opportunity and experiences by choosing to study at Bellerbys. We provide a high-quality British education that is tailor made for you and trusted by universities.

Both our campuses give you a safe, secure and supportive place to reach your full potential. We can give you the best possible guidance to help you choose the right university for you in the subject you're passionate about. Many Bellerbys students go on to achieve their goals at Oxford, Cambridge and other Russell Group universities.

Why study at Bellerbys College?

We offer a range of courses designed specifically for international students – taught by expert staff in a wide variety of subjects. Our courses provide you with the academic skills, English language preparation and confidence you need to succeed in further study.

Our specialist staff have years of experience teaching international students and have strong relationships with top universities across the UK. Our links to universities means we offer the best university preparation for you, to ensure you can progress to study at your preferred university.

As a Bellerbys student you'll receive a globally recognised education, support with your university application, and the very best care from expert staff. Our students achieve consistently high exam results by studying in our welcoming and multicultural environment. Discover what makes a Bellerbys education so special for yourself and learn more about studying with us.

Our history

A student in the library at Bellerbys

Bellerbys College has been preparing international students to start their university adventures abroad for more than 60 years.

Our aims

Student playing violin

Each of our campuses is aligned in their mission to bring you the best student experience in the UK. The principals of our two locations have outlined the aims of their individual campus to ensure that you choose the school that is right for you.

Campus locations

London riverside

Our campuses are located in unique locations across the UK. Discover vibrant and creative Brighton or bustling global hub London, and see what each location has to offer.

Our alumni

Bellerbys alumni students on an outing in Cambridge

Hear from some of our past students about their time with us – such as how Bellerbys helped them progress to the university of their dreams through academic and welfare support.

Bellerbys College faculty

Art teachers with a student

A skilled network of successful individuals and academics in many specialist fields, the teachers, accommodation and welfare staff are well-equipped to make Bellerbys your home from home.

Student care

Bellerbys Brighton end of year music concert

At Bellerbys, there is a great focus on student wellbeing, and you will be encouraged to develop life skills that will enable you to become a successful global citizen.

Safety and security

Bellerbys Brighton students ice skating in front of the Brighton Pavilion

With student safety as a priority, our campuses are located in safe and secure communities in welcoming, multicultural cities where you can easily feel at home.

Social Responsibility

Building Futures: Schoolgirls in Nepal

Bellerbys offers opportunities to develop your skills by getting involved in global social action projects. Our parent company, Study Group, launched Building Futures in 2005. The charity has since raised over one million US dollars for children from developing countries.

Outstanding A Levels

90 of our A Level students went on to a top 50 UK university in 2019 (using rankings from the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020).

Top marks for Bellerbys students

69% of students achieved A* to B grades at A Level in 2019, compared with the national average of 51.6%.

Foundation success

291 of our Foundation students went on to a top 50 UK university in 2019 (using rankings from the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020).

International Year 1 success

In recent years, 49 of our International Year 1 students went on to study at a top 50 UK university (using rankings from the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide).

Russell Group universities

240 students progressed to a Russell Group university

A global education

Study in a truly international environment, with students from 66 countries, and make lifelong global connections.

Real-world business qualifications

Gain recognised business qualifications from CISI and ILM and workshops and projects led by city institutions at Bellerbys College London.

Progress to a top university

In recent years, over 300 students went on to the UK's top 10 universities (ranked by the Times and The Sunday Times University League Tables).

Maxim from Romania

Maxim from Romania

"The best part of being an international student is that you don’t know people who live here, so you get to know new cultures, new styles of life, and that’s really interesting."

Maxim from Romania - studied A Levels and achieved A*A*A*. Now studying Chemical Engineering at Imperial College London