Our results speak for themselves, significantly exceeding global and UK averages. However results alone do not guarentee students placment at the university or career of their choice. One key element is making sure we provide all students and parents with the best possible careers and university applications guidance.
The British School of Guangzhou have specially tasked teachers and staff to personally assist students with applications to their first choice universities, including Ivy League Schools in America, UK & Europe, Australia and around Asia.
A-Level Qualifications Accepted by Universities and Colleges Worldwide
Widely regarded as the ‘gold standard’ of pre-university qualifications, A-Levels are universally recognised as one of the best routes for preferential admission to any university worldwide. With the amount of in-depth study undertaken sometimes able to grant direct entry into the second year of university courses. Meet Linda who moved directly into the second year of a Business Management at the University of Hong Kong.
Through A-Level study, 80% of British School of Guangzhou graduates were offered first choice university placement and a full 25% of our gradtuates are now studying in universities ranked in the worlds top 30.
Our growing success continues to attract an ever-expanding list of top universities from around the globe. These visits are not only informative but also motivate our students as they make plans for life after the British School of Guangzhou. This year Ivy League universities from the US plus several top-10 UK universities will visit as well as a growing number of top institutions from Australia and Asia as they try to recruit our students.
As the competition for places at top universities increases, summer programmes (many held on university campuses) are becoming increasingly popular to help support university applications. Last year the British School of Guangzhou helped students in years 10-12 to attend such courses, with many students offered scholarships as a result of their superb applications.
For those considering applications to US universities, the British School of Guangzhou is accredited as an official SAT centre, allowing our students to sit both SAT and SAT Subject Tests.
This is becoming an increasingly important way of adding value to university applications. As part of our high school provision, all Year 12 students are assisted in organising a work placement lasting at least one week.
The International Award is a global scheme that develops the whole student, particularly in terms of leadership, self-discipline and self-sufficiency. University admissions departments particularly value these awards as evidence of commitment and depth of character within applicants. The British School of Guangzhou embraces this offering Bronze, Silver and Gold award opportunities to our students each year.
Our dedicated teachers support each student individually when completing university applications. Teachers are available to be contacted at any time, with regular discussions on university entrance and career choices scheduled for each and every student.
This personalised service gives all students at The British School of Guangzhou the best possible chance of obtaining admssions offers from top universities around the world.
Once graduated, our students automatically become members of our growing alumni group. Members of this prestigious organisation not only benefit from the experiences of previous graduates from the British School of Guangzhou but also allow our students access to Nord Anglia Education’s family of graduates from more than 43 of the world’s top international schools. Meet Fleur who talks about life after BSG.