Year of foundation: 1958
Location: Croydon, suburbs of London
Age of students: from 15 years
Type of education: joint
Number of students: 300
Programs: GCSE, A-level (1/2 year), summer language courses
Accommodation: host family
Price: from 6600 GBP per term without accommodation
Cambridge Tutors College is an international educational institution in the suburbs of London. It is one of the most famous secondary education centers in England. The school is currently specializing in preparing applicants for admission to Oxford, Cambridge, and other universities in Britain and the world.
Students from 30 countries are studying in the college. The lessons are conducted by highly qualified teachers, examiners GCSE, A-level. The schedule at Cambridge Tutors College is quite intensive. Classes last 6-8 hours, two more are provided for self-training. Every student in the college has a mentor. The teacher is responsible for the academic preparation of students.
Studying in the college is not just about traditional lessons. Weekly for the students of the institution are organized sports, recreational activities. Their schedule and programme are made by responsible college staff.
The program for the preparation of the Certificate of incomplete secondary education is based on the study of mandatory and profile directions within 1-2 years. GCSE confirms that the schoolchild has successfully studied two subjects from the mandatory list under the 8-9 class program and passed up to five professional ones. The study of academic English, one foreign and mathematics is provided in all schools of Great Britain. You can choose an additional list of subjects from more than 70 possible. Most often, students specialize in economics, the biological course, chemistry, legal knowledge, economic accounting, world literature. From a practical point of view, business and accounting are studied.
It is possible to pass a single national exam and get a GCSE, provided it is highly successful in different types of work. The GCSE program provides for careful monitoring of educational activities during classroom activities, preparation of creative and research assignments. Classroom work is assessed through testing, oral responses, non-traditional presentation of scientific reports, and active interaction with the school team when working in groups are also taken into account. Practical assimilation of knowledge is carried out in laboratories.
Cambridge Tutors College offers French as a foreign language. GCSE program traditionally provides for the study of mathematics, historical course, biology, economic theory, information and computer technology, physics, chemistry, legal knowledge complex, literature, statistics, political science, business fundamentals, accounting and art.
The program is aimed at providing preparation for entering higher institutions. In fact, the successful passage of the A-level is equated to the entrance exams at any university. Educational institutions around the world recognize the high educational standards of the A-level.
The content of the subjects is the same for all British schools. The two-year program is not designed to study a large number of subjects. Future applicants in the first year are only four disciplines, and in the second year they are reduced to three areas. Due to this, each subject is studied in detail, attention is paid to both theory and practical application. The college recommends to determine in advance with the necessary knowledge for the future profession and not to take objects close in content so as not to violate the academic balance.
CambridgeTutorsCollege has developed for the students at the A-level level courses of political science, mathematics (general and higher), chemical fundamentals, statistics (data analysis), accounting, law, business, physics, information science, history, Biological knowledge, economics, literature (English), geography and economics. The main foreign language studied is French. From creative courses, students can explore trends in the development of design and art.
Confirmation plans for admission to the college can be made by making a deposit in the amount of 1 thousand pounds sterling. An additional amount will be required to register with CambridgeTutorsCollege. Also included are paid English as Foreign Language lessons for international students who want to improve their English. Supervisory work of teachers assumes insignificant surcharges.
Beginning: September, January
Cambridge Tutors College students live in English families. Meals are organized on a half-board basis. In the family, children are offered breakfast and dinner. Students at the college lunch.
College students are guaranteed comfortable living conditions. All conditions for this are created in host families. Family selection is carried out taking into account the requirements, wishes of the student and his parents.
The cost of living in a host family: about 2,400 pounds per trimester, meals 3 times a day
The college is one of the most modern educational institutions in England. It is fully equipped with educational materials, electronic equipment, tools for the creative development of students, sports. Classes in the college are equipped with interactive whiteboards. In a computer class, a WI-Fi zone operates. For students there is also a rich library, a language center.
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
|camp / language school |
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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.