Earlscliffe (Ages 13-17)

Uni Prep

Our Uni Prep summer course is specifically designed to support students as they prepare to apply to university in the UK or their home country.  The course focuses on the independent learning skills required by an ambitious undergraduate student.  The programme is carefully supported by the college’s admissions advisors, who have helped students achieve places at some of the world’s best universities including Oxford, Cambridge, Stanford, UCL, and Durham.

Uni Prep at Earlscliffe

At A Glance

  • Course Length: 2 – 7 weeks
  • Hours of English Tuition Per Week: 22
  • Class Size: Maximum 12 students
  • Age Range: 16 to 17+ years
  • Suitable For English Level: Upper Intermediate (B2) and Above
  • Key Skills Developed: English language skills, communication skills, confidence in speaking and teamwork
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Uni Prep at Earlscliffe

What You’ll Learn

The summer course focuses on the key skills required to succeed as an undergraduate student.  Topics include research skills, critical thinking, and note-taking.  Students will also explore key aspects of the admissions process such as how to choose the best university for you, writing a personal statement, university interviews, and specific entry procedures for Oxbridge, Medicine, and US university applicants.

Uni Prep at Earlscliffe

How You’ll Learn

Students will develop skills through a series of skills-based workshops, lectures, independent learning, and study tours.  During the course, students will construct an academic essay on a topic of the student’s choice to put into practice the skills that they have developed.  They will also have the opportunity to write a personal statement and receive feedback from our university admissions experts.  One of the highlights of the course is visiting Oxford University and a selected London University.

Featured Modules

Modules are given for example purposes and are subject to change.

Uni Prep at Earlscliffe

Uni Prep takes place at Earlscliffe (Ages 13 – 17).  To find out more about our Earlscliffe campus including accommodation, activities, excursions, and prices and dates visit our campus page.

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