Year of foundation: 2014
Location: Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
Age of students: 5 -18 years
Type of education: joint
Number of students: 500
Programs: junior high school, high school, IGCSE, A-level
Accommodation: boarding house
Cost of studying: 400.00 RM per term with accommodation (the cost increases depending on the year of study)
Ranking: Epsom College is one of the most prestigious British private boarding schools in the world
Epsom College in Malaysia opened its doors to Malaysians and foreign students in September 2014. Epsom College in Malaysia became the first educational institution of the network in the country. Today, the boarding school offers a wide range of programs for children of different ages. Studying takes place in accordance with the British national curriculum. The main language of studying in school is English.
The college is conveniently located. The school is located in the southern part of the Malaysian capital. This metropolitan area is well-known for its developed infrastructure and a measured rhythm of life. It's not so noisy here as in the center. The language school is located near the traffic intersection. This provides students with the opportunity to get on site during the excursion days to the facilities provided by the program with minimal time spent on the road.
The modern British school in Malaysia is a high educational standards, the quality of academic preparation, an extensive extracurricular program, a friendly family atmosphere and a traditional discipline for English boarding schools. Such an environment is optimal for obtaining fundamental knowledge in the subjects of the school curriculum, developing creative, athletic abilities, communicative and linguistic skills.
Teaching subjects for elementary school children:
The secondary school schedule includes a number of subjects and more detailed training on them, gradually allowing students to decide on the directions of interest to them for high school.
The GCSE Middle School program is represented by 7 subjects in the compulsory spectrum and 3 by choice.
Mandatory fields include:
Items to choose from (3 from the list):
The British University Preparation Program is a 2-year intensive training in 4 subjects in the following subjects:
The program also allows for additional preparation for the SAT exam for those wishing to enroll in American universities. British universities, of course, all accept students who graduated from the program, including Oxford and Cambridge.
The hostel offers accommodation in a residence. The service is available for international students aged 11 to 18.
The residence has one, two and four-bed rooms. Secondary school students are accommodated mainly for 2-4 people. Senior students can live in single rooms. Each room is equipped with everything necessary for a comfortable stay. In the general access to the residence on campus there is a bathroom, laundry, kitchen, lounges with TV and free Internet access.
Residing in the hostel students are offered a comprehensive board meal. Breakfast, lunch, dinner are served in the dining room of Epsom College in Malaysia. The kitchen in the school is mostly traditional European. Also, cooks prepare Malaysian dishes. There is also a special (vegetarian, dietary) menu.
The campus covers an area of 50 acres. It includes the main building with 80 classes equipped with modern interactive technology, a music school with classrooms and a concert hall, a sound and video recording studio, a medical center, an art center, a sports complex with athletic, gaming halls, a swimming pool.
Also, the British school in Kuala Lumpur has an impressive external sports infrastructure. On the campus there are grounds for netball, cricket, rugby, squash, tennis courts, special areas for roller skating.
Average cost of studying and living in school:
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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.