The private Braemar College is located in the prestigious St.George College, which in turn is part of the University of Toronto. Toronto is considered the economic, business, financial and cultural center of Canada, the center of the largest province of Ontario - that's why thousands of students from all over the world come here every year to get high-quality, prestigious and popular education, join the economic and business elite.
Braemar College was founded in 1995 as an international educational institution specializing in preparing foreign students for foreign (including Canadian) universities. The training here will help students from abroad, including Russian schoolchildren, quickly adapt to the new language, cultural and academic reality, fill knowledge gaps and bring them in line with the national Canadian system and international standards. Foreign students are admitted to college from the age of 13.
Among the universities, especially popular with the graduates of Braemar College, it is worth noting the following prestigious educational institutions:
All teachers of the college are holders of a master's or bachelor's degree, they are part of the professional Ontarian association of teachers. Many of them have personal awards in their professional field, numerous publications and even music albums and creative achievements!
The program of studies in grades 9-12 is aimed at a thorough study of the main subjects of the school curriculum - these are disciplines that cover all the key areas of knowledge and science, allowing to form a solid foundation of knowledge and skills. The student's progress is estimated according to earned educational credits - credit units: during the course of each course, one must get at least 30 credits. 18 of 30 must be earned in compulsory subjects - we list the list (the possible number of credit units is indicated in parentheses):
The subject, data in the listing through the slash, the student can choose independently on his own.
Foreign students who have arrived on a course from an educational institution of another country can count the earliest studied subjects in educational loans to Braemar College.
Successful completion of the program of secondary and senior classes allows the student to receive a valuable and prestigious diploma of secondary education Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), giving the right to enter any Canadian university.
The cost of training on the program is:
A special course for high school students, aimed at full, effective preparation for Canadian colleges and universities. This is an opportunity in a relatively short time to improve the language and academic level, fill the gaps in knowledge, bring the skills in line with the Canadian national educational requirements.
Each student, together with teachers and mentor, makes up an individual curriculum: it includes the highest priority disciplines that must be submitted at the final school examinations and which are planned for study at the chosen university.
Braemar College has successfully cooperated with several Canadian universities and colleges, including:
Partner educational institutions offer college graduates a variety of individual benefits - for example, a discount for training up to $ 5000 CAD, as well as a simplified procedure for reviewing documents and priority order for enrollment.
Among the thematic areas of the preparatory program, the following options can be noted:
According to statistics for 2011, college graduates successfully entered the following prestigious universities:
The cost of training on the program is:
A summer language camp at the college base is provided for students from around the world aged 13 to 17 years. The duration of the arrival may be 3 or 4 weeks at the discretion of the student.
Staying in the summer camp will help not only to significantly improve the language level, but also to adapt to studying on the Canadian campus, get used to the new educational system, have fun and enjoy spending time with new friends. The language course is general, universal - all basic language skills are comprehensively developed; The emphasis is on oral speech (spoken English) and listening, lexical reserve, so that students can communicate freely in English in any situation with any interlocutor.
In their free time, students are offered various leisure and entertainment activities, exciting excursions and walking tours, creative and sports sections - each student will be able to show his individual talents and relax with pleasure!
The cost of staying in the camp is 4800 $ CAD for 7 weeks (training + accommodation and meals + a leisure program).
All Braemar College students live in host families in Canada: each family has been carefully selected, constantly monitored and monitored by the school staff - you can be sure that the child will be provided with the best conditions, complete safety and comfort. Students are offered cozy, fully furnished private bedrooms, as well as meals (full board - thrice a day), along with the rest of the family: an excellent opportunity to appreciate the national Canadian cuisine! Living in a Canadian family will allow you to practice the language daily with its native speakers, to learn more about the peculiarities of the national mentality, the culture and traditions of Canadians.
The cost of living is:
In their free time, students can study theatrical and dramatic art, attend musical and choreographic classes. The General Student Council is responsible for carrying out a variety of recreational and recreational activities - for example, everyone's favorite Halloween or the Gala Ball. Performances and theatrical performances (plays, musicals), concerts of music - both modern and classical are regularly held in the college. Separately it is worth noting the great creative festival Luminato, in which any pupil can take part and show his unique personal talents - the possibilities for self-expression are not limited!
The entire sports infrastructure of the University of Toronto is available to college students: the university is responsible for recruiting teams and teams for various sports (football, basketball and hockey are among the most popular). Among the training options and sections in demand among students, the following can be noted:
non-class The life of students is closely connected with the cultural life of Toronto itself: the school's specialists try to provide students with excursions and tours to all the largest and most interesting city events. Groups go to city holidays and festivals, Days of national cultures, concerts, visit museums, theaters, operas, film premiers. There are games in bowling and laser-tag, hikes and viewing of matches on hockey, baseball and basketball with participation of well-known teams are organized.
Many excursions are devoted to the history and culture of Canada: for example, a visit to Niagara Falls, as well as entertainment in the Canada's Wonderland theme park.
The school campus is located in Toronto, on the territory of the University of Toronto (Canada's largest province of Ontario): within walking distance from the campus (at the intersection of College Street and Spadina) are all the main attractions of the city - Concert Hall Roy Thompson, Royal Museum, Artistic Gallery, Chinatown, Queen's park (where the Ontario Government and Legislative Assembly are located). Near the campus there are several public transport stops: for example, Queen's park subway station (maximum 10 minutes on foot, the University Line).
On the campus of Braemar College, everything that pupils need for training, optional classes, recreation, sports, creativity is prepared:
All rooms are equipped with modern ventilation and heating systems - it is comfortable here at any time of the year.
This amount is not included and is paid separately:
Before the beginning of the classes, all students will pass an introductory Placement test (in English), and applicants for a place in the High School Program (senior classes) will additionally pass a math test. After determining the level of academic and linguistic knowledge of the student, an additional ESL & amp; ELD program, allowing you to quickly improve the level of English for a comfortable, full and effective learning.
|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.