Are you a top student academically and is your dream Oxford or Cambridge or a top ranking university in the world? Are you 15+?
We have a programme for you to help you prepare and to understand the application process for applying to a top university. The programme will involve you developing your critical and analytical thinking as well as working on your communication skills and practising for interviews. You will start to think about your personal statement and developing ideas for this.
We will take you to visit a top university and you will have a tour and experience a university lecture. The course ends with a formal dinner with your tutors.
You will study in a small group of maximum 12 students.
The programme will include:
- Research and personal study
- Seminars for discussion of ideas and findings
- One individual tutorial for each student during the week, to discuss their personal needs in more detail
- English for academic purposes
The course will model the elements of a university course in the UK.
The topics that will be covered:
Day 1: The university system in the UK. Oxford and Cambridge. Why choose Oxbridge?
Day 2: Choosing your degree subject. How to choose the university and the course.
Day 3: The application process: UCAS. The personal statement.
Day 4: Preparing the personal statement. Entrance tests and assessments.
Day 5: Preparing the interview.
DATES AND LOCATION:
28th July to 4th August in Cambridge
FEES: APPLY HERE
£1500 (boarding one week)