Royal Hospital School is one of the leading independent boarding schools for students from 11 to 18 years old. The institution is located in Suffolk County, near the bustling city of Ipswich (5 miles), in a picturesque and calm countryside.
Royal Hospital School was founded in Greenwich in 1712 - initially its profile was only young men's education, mathematics and navigation. Then the institution switched to a joint form of training and adopted a classic, full model of British education. At the current location, near the banks of the Stour River, the campus has been in existence since 1933.
The total number of students reaches 700 people, and foreign students come here with great pleasure - here they are attended by representatives of more than 20 countries. The quality of education is emphasized by graduation statistics: approximately 90% of former students enter the selected universities of Great Britain, Europe and the world without problems.
Each student has a personal tutor who closely follows his progress and achievements. If necessary, foreign boarders can use the services of a coordinator - he connects parents and children, helps them interact - and also attends a supporting course of a foreign language EAL or EFL.
This is a course of secondary education, which allows you to obtain a valuable certificate GCSE (General Certificate of Secondary Education), which is recognized throughout the world. The number of subjects is quite large: among them there are compulsory (mathematics, English and literature, physics, biology, chemistry, a foreign language of choice - French, Spanish or German), as well as those that students choose independently:
A fairly complex and thorough program designed for students planning to enter the university. It is calculated for 2 years: in the first year (AS) 4-5 subjects are studied at choice, on the second - 3-4. Successful completion of the program allows you to obtain a valuable "advanced" certificate Advanced Level General Certificate of Education.
Comfortable and cozy residences are built for students - accommodation is conducted in accordance with the gender and age indicator (boys and girls live separately).
Much attention is paid to the physical, athletic development of pupils - you can go in for sports both within the general curriculum (it is necessary to take into account the age of students), and in your spare time, visit sections and friendly games. Among the most popular and popular species are the following:
As the Royal Hospital School is very close to the river and a large reservoir and has a unique heritage of navigation and navigation, water sports here are simply beautiful - you can start from the beginner's level and develop the skills already available and Get a certificate of mastery. Especially popular are swimming, windsurfing and sailing, you can participate in a marine expedition or attend lessons in a school flotilla (usually held on weekends).
No less popular are classes of creativity and art, design and music, choreography and dramatic art. On the campus there are perfectly equipped studios, equipped with the necessary equipment and containing all necessary consumables:
Works of students are constantly participating in competitions and exhibitions of regional and national level.
The total campus area reaches 200 acres: comfortable residences, modern educational buildings and laboratories, workshops and studios for creative pursuits are located here. The sports infrastructure is well represented: an indoor spacious pool, a fitness center, its own stadium, grounds, courts and fields for individual lessons and team games. There is a large number of open areas for recreation, walks and picnics - really, what could be better than resting outdoors on a fine day?
The cost of tuition (at the hostel, including meals and lodging) is:
The indicated cost is already included:
Please note that there are some surcharges and fees not included in the basic cost of the program:
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
|private school, boardinghouse|
|Language courses, schools and children's language camps||Primary and secondary education - private schools||Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education||Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA|
| - we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs) |
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program, |
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
| - we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program, |
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.