Enhanced Support Programmes

careers3Oxbridge & Russell Group Programme

This support programme is uniquely created for those students with outstanding GSCE results hoping to attend the top performing universities. Our dedicated advisors, with years of experience, will offer you guidance and encouragement as well as organising a number of complementary activities. These fantastic opportunities include:

  • Debates with Members of Parliament and local councillors
  • Talks from university professors
  • Placements on university master classes and summer schools.

We also arrange for practice interviews and visits to a number of campuses.

To help complement our courses we expect students on this programme to:

  • Study at least two of the relevant* subjects
  • Attend additional advanced classes
  • Complete the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)to develop your critical, reflective and problem solving skills.

* Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, English Literature, Geography, History, French and Spanish

 

Prospective Healthcare Professionals

Competition for medicine, dentistry and veterinary courses is fierce, so we have developed a unique programme to help support our students wishing to apply for these course. We help them secure work experience placements, organise practise interviews and liaise with universities to ensure they attend relevant and provoking talks. These have included:

  • Visits to Oxford and Cambridge Universities
  • A study trip to Paris
  • A conference at LSE
  • Study workshops at the British Museum
  • Guest speaker Sadiq Khan (now Mayor of London)
  • Guest speaker Chuka Umunna (MP for Streatham)
  • Guest speaker Baroness Grender (Liberal Democrat Life Peer)
  • Black History and Cultural Activities
  • Education workshops at the Wellcome Collection.