Year of foundation: 1959
Age of students: 13-18 years
Type of education: joint
Number of students: more than 500, 100% are foreign students
Programs: A-level, University Foundation, GCSE, Pre-GCSE, 1 year Bachelor of Business Management, Pre-masters
Accommodation: residence, host family
Price: from 7370 GBP per term without residency
Ranking: the largest school of the Bellerbys network, part of the TOP-30 private schools in Britain
Bellerbys College London is located in the central area of London Greenwich. The area is known for its historical past, attracts attention to the perfectly preserved ancient architecture, the abundance of park areas, first-class assortment of entertainment. During their stay in Bellerbys College London, foreign students will be able not only to effectively adapt to the British educational environment, but also to get acquainted with English culture, slowly look at the main sights of the country's capital. From Greenwich give a hand to the famous Buckingham Palace, the picturesque Trafalgar Square, the London Eye.
The college was specially created for training of foreign students. It is famous for specially developed programs of preparation for the university, it is famous for its high level of academic preparation. The knowledge gained here allows graduates to continue to receive European education in the most prestigious universities in the UK. More than a third of students choose Oxbridge. Many of them enter prestigious universities of Brighton and Canterbury. A certain number of graduates continue their studies at universities in other European countries.
The curriculum is structured in such a way that students have enough time to spend their leisure time. At the same time, the intensity of studying at Bellerbys College London is quite high.
The first course of the program gives students an objective opportunity to study in detail 4 subjects. In the second year of education, A-level closely acquaints teenagers with three main directions. Admirers of the exact sciences have the opportunity to explore mathematics (two levels of complexity), biology, chemistry and physics. Humanitarists and future businessmen choose 4 items from the "business + law" block, which also includes foreign languages. Classes are formed along the lines of knowledge and include a small number of students. Intensive preparation and high requirements for A-level allow schoolchildren to apply after graduation to places in prestigious universities.
Up to 60% of graduates of the A-level enter the authoritative top universities in the UK. The total points A * -C, which are received by over 90% of graduates, open the doors of such influential universities as York, Royal Holloway, Imperial College, Cambridge (Cambridge University), Durham, Warwick, Oxford, Aston (Aston University ), Bath, London School of Economics, Bristol (Bristol University), St Andrew's, University College London.
Duration: 3 or 5 trimesters.
Start: September, January
The basis for the formation of the fullness and requests of the Foundation was the pre-university A-level program. The high level of the program is confirmed by the accreditation of Lancaster University, which is included in the numerous ratings of the leading universities of the country. The Foundation simplifies the problem of choosing a harmonious complex of subjects for its students and offers 8 blocks of disciplines: exact sciences (+ medicine), management (+ business), media, design, computer technologies, humanitarian complex, jurisprudence and engineering. Each unit provides several items necessary for obtaining specialization at the university. In a year students study 4 main modules and 6 additional modules. Preparation of course work and examinations in subjects allow you to control the stock of knowledge and skills.
Beginning: September, January, April
Bellerbys College London provides training in the specialization program in the field of management and business management for young people over 17.5 years of age. The passage of this one-year program will allow to enroll at once to the second year of the university. The course requires a sufficiently high level of academic knowledge and results on IELTS 5.5 (Study Group test or equivalent). The complexity and richness of the program assumes that the student has at least one year of academic education. The duration of the course is 3 trimester.
Beginning: September, January
This is the perfect place for practicing conversational English, developing creativity and preparing for the British education system. There are three options to choose from depending on the experience that you want to acquire: an academic course, creative or active. Any of these three courses includes intensive English classes - at least 15 hours a week.
Course Duration: 2 or 4 weeks
Entry requirements: 3.5 IELTS, TOEFL 417 (equivalent to computer testing - 108) or Pearson Test of English Academic 30-34
Cost : £ 900 per week, including training, 3 meals a day, accommodation in a single room with all amenities, entertainment Events and excursions.
Students can get accommodation in a host family and residence. Host families provide children with comfortable living conditions. The advantage of this accommodation is quick adaptation to life in Britain.
In the residence, students are accommodated in apartments for 1-2 people. The rooms are equipped with everything you need: furniture, plumbing, etc. In residences, students are under 24-hour supervision. In the case there is always a tutor, ready to answer all the questions of the child, to help solve every problem.
The food is organized according to the principle of full boarding. In residences, children eat in the college 3 times a day. In the family they get breakfast and dinner. Students are dining in the comfortable dining room in the college.
Cost of living:
All college classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards. New equipment for comfortable work of students is installed in a computer classroom, library. A cozy cafeteria for 120 people is available for having rest. Excellent equipped sports halls and college grounds. Sections of creative orientation also have the necessary equipment for studying.
At the Bellerbys College London, students begin the academic year on September 10th. The first term of the course ends on December 12th. Winter holidays take place on December 13 and run until January 4. On January 5, students go to school and study until March 27. After that there are holidays from March 28 to April 13. Students start their studies from April 13 and finish the academic year on June 12.
Additional deposits should include a deposit that confirms the student's place in the college. It will be £ 1500. There is an additional deposit in the amount of the cost of study for one trimester and a fee for entering the college - £ 160 . Supervising is also carried out by the college in a separate item of expenditure. Students with a low level of language will need to pay for the EFL course. The cost of it is £ 1200 per trimester.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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|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.