Why You Should Be Looking At Your Personal Statement Now

Your personal statement is only 4,000 characters or 47 lines long; that’s roughly 500 words, or only a little longer than this blog post. So you may be wondering, with

How To Select The Right University For You

Choosing your university is a complicated decision with long-lasting consequences. Moving between universities can be both time-consuming and expensive, so it’s much better to get the decision right first time.

How Tutors Can Help Students With Dyslexia

There’s been something of a revolution in our understanding of dyslexia over the past few decades. Once written off by the education system, students with dyslexia now face a much

The Importance of Interview Skills

If you’ve never interviewed someone for a position, it’s easy to underestimate the importance of interviews. You might think that a bad interview shouldn’t make that much difference; it’s just

Day Schools vs Boarding Schools

One vital decision you may have to make when choosing your child’s school is between a day school and a boarding school. Each has different advantages and disadvantages, and a

How To Explore Medicine

There are many more prospective Medicine applicants every year than there are course places available, but Medicine is a more demanding career than many people realise. Life as a junior

How To Explore Law

Law at university is a competitive course. To be accepted, you’ll need good grades, a strong personal statement, and you’ll probably need to demonstrate your enthusiasm for the subject at

The differences Between British & American Universities

While most students still study in their home countries, an increasing number are drawn to go overseas, particularly by the internationally famous universities of the UK and the USA. Universities

The Advantages & Disadvantages Of Single-Sex & Co-Educational Schools

  15.10.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

If you’re choosing your child’s secondary school, one factor you might be considering is whether to send them to a single-sex or co-educational school. Each has its advantages and disadvantages,

Why A Tutor Can Help With A Personal Statement

  25.09.2019   Jemma Smith   Blog   No comments

An application to British universities is made up of several components, such as predicted grades, references from teachers, and other requirements from the universities in question like interviews or sample