An opportunity to explore what a British education looks like for students aged 1-18 on our South Lake Campus, with a range of activities led by our teachers. Register your interest today!

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  • Outstanding Location

    Located directly on the shores of the scenic South Lake (Nan Hu), we offer your child a respite from busy city life each day.

    South Lake Campus

  • A World-Class Curriculum

    We are the only school in Guangzhou to offer your child premium access to the English National Curriculum.

    VSE - Secondary

  • Activity & Responsibility

    Your child will be offered world-class opportunities designed to develop confidence, skill and responsibility.

    Graduation 2020

  • Highest Quality Staff

    Our teaching staff are the finest in Guangzhou. All are police verified and fully qualified with UK or international teaching experience.

    Monika Howes

  • Welcome to Guangzhou

    You won't just receive an excellent education for your child, you'll also be joining our growing international community.

    Nursery class at BSG

  • New Opportunities

    From our choir to our sports teams, every day something wonderful happens at The British School of Guangzhou.

    Students playing basketball

  • Tell us about your child

    Your child is our focus. Tell us about them and we'll help you make the right choices.

    Nursery class at BSG

A-Level Scholarships

Join an established A-Level programme and build the best application to help you excel at university. The British School of Guangzhou offers applicants an opportunity to join our international community at the most important stage of education.

Before applying, please read through the application criteria below to find out whether this scholarship is suitable for you, and what additional information you need to provide us.




What is the entry criteria for the A-Level Scholarship?
  • Minimum of 8 x IGCSE examination passes at A* and/or A OR 7, 8 or 9 (IB or AP equivalent will be considered).
  • Grades from the summer 2022 exam session will be looked at first, however, previously passed examinations will also be considered as a way of supplementing the academic profile of each applicant.
  • Grades from subjects provided within BSG, or other international school curriculum will be considered.
  • Grades achieved through external tutored or private entry through the British Council will also be considered.
  • If successful, scholarship students will be expected to maintain the highest academic outcomes.
  • If successful, scholarship students are expected to be academic roles models for the BSG community.
  • Letter of applications and interview performance is important and will be used to support final scholarship awards.
What do I need to provide with my application?

Applications should include the following information to identify shortlist candidates:

  • End of year target grades from most recent school report
  • Letter of application from the student (1 x side of A4 max expressing why you believe you are a scholarship student)
  • Parents supporting statement (1 x side of A4 max expressing your thoughts on why parental support is essential for your child's academic success as well as their physical and mental wellbeing)
  • Applications for August 2022 must be completed through this application form and submitted by FRIDAY 27th MAY
What is the process for awarding scholarships?
  • Scholarship applicants’ grades will be analysed when received from the exam boards in August.
  • Shortlisted students will be identified by their results; ranked in order by number of A* & As or 7,8 or 9 grades. In the case of a tie, the strength of the student’s letter of application will be considered.
  • Shortlisted students will be invited to interview with a panel that includes the Principal and Head of Secondary.
  • Scholarships will be awarded and announced early in Term 1.
  • Awards may be delayed if students appeal against published grades.
If I am awarded a scholarship, what do I receive and what are the expectations?
  • BSG scholarship will offer a 20% discount on annual tuition fees
  • BSG scholarship will be awarded for the duration of the 2 year A Level programme dependent upon excellent student performance
  • BSG scholarship will be subject to review at the end of Year 12 using mock examinations, AS results (if available), academic attainment reports and minimum 95% attendance
  • BSG scholarships will be withdrawn from any students who do not meet the highest academic outcomes, especially our core values, or contribute to wider school life
  • The Principal has the right to withdraw scholarship funding at any time if the name of BSG or NAE is brought into disrepute by the scholarship students or their families
This A-Level Scholarship opens up more opportunity for students to join a proven pathway to success. Paul McConnell, Head of Secondary