Academic

Academic

Academic courses are the ones that ends up to educational qualifications. Theses courses are minimum one year. Applicants would need to have specific academic qualifications from school and right level of language.

Academic

IEC Academic Courses

We have broken down the academic courses based on different educations systems in UK and United States. Students go through Primary, Secondary, Further and Higher education.

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Primary

02.

Secondary

03.

Further Education

04.

Higher Education

01.Primary

UK: Ages 5 to 10; 5 year olds go to year 1; Primary school finishes year 6 (age 10). They go to secondary school at age of 11.

 Compare UK:

Country Age Full Boarding Schools School Fees only Pre-Requirements Other Expenses
UK 5-10 £25000-£35000 £15000 Current school report; Mutual consent of the parents; Medical Report; Skype Interview; Visa Application; Insurance; Guardianship; Air Tickets; books and stationery; Annual NHS Payment; Pocket money

Sample Partner UK and USA Primary Schools

USA: 5 year olds go to Kindergarten for 2 years. Primary school starts at age of 7. 7 year olds go to grade 1 and (17-18) year olds go to grade 12. Elementary or Primary school starts from age of 7, grade 1; They can go to Middle School at grade 5; or junior high school at grade 6; or combined junior-senior high schools at grade 7;

Differences between British and American Schools

https://youtu.be/viYfEOE-Y_w

UK VS USA – What the British do better?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uomb_EugmBo

 Compare USA:

Country Age Full Boarding Schools School Fees only Pre-Requirements Other Expenses
UK 5-10 $45000=$62000 $30000 Current school report; Mutual consent of the parents; Medical Report; Skype Interview Visa Application; Insurance; Guardianship; books and stationery; Annual NHS Payment; Air Tickets; Pocket money

Sample Partner UK and USA Primary Schools

02.Secondary

Secondary Education starts at age of 11 to age of 16. It is compulsory education. Students would get a General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE). Maths, English and Science are compulsory subjects. Students might take other subjects such as Foreign Language, Art, Physical Education, Religion, History, Geography etc as optional subjects. Students usually take 7-8 subjects.

Secondary School UK:

Age Full Boarding Schools Fees School Fees Only Pre-Requirements Other Expenses
11-16 £30000-£40000 £15000-£25000 Current school report; Mutual consent of the parents; IELTS 4.5; Medical Report; Skype Interview Visa Application; Insurance; Guardianship; books and stationery; Annual NHS Payment; Air Tickets; books and stationery; Pocket money

Sample Partner Boarding schools in UK and USA

 

Secondary Education starts at age of 11 to age of 16. It is compulsory education. Students would get a General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE). Maths, English and Science are compulsory subjects. Students might take other subjects such as Foreign Language, Art, Physical Education, Religion, History, Geography etc as optional subjects. Students usually take 7-8 subjects.

Secondary School USA:

Age Full Boarding Schools Fees School Fees Only Pre-Requirements Other Expenses
11-16 £30000-£40000 £15000-£25000 Current school report; Mutual consent of the parents; IELTS 4.5; Medical Report; Skype Interview Visa Application; Insurance; Guardianship; books and stationery; Annual NHS Payment; Air Tickets; books and stationery; Pocket money

Sample Partner Boarding schools in UK and USA

 

03.Further Education

A Levels are two years courses. They are at Level 3.  Students take exams at the end of second year. All the subjects are assessed by exams. International Baccalaureate (IB) are internationally recognised.

Sample Further education partner institutes   

BTEC Nationals are Vocational Level 3 Course.  BTEC courses take 2 years. BTEC courses are assessed by Course works.

The Pathways are designed for international students that want to go universities but are not qualified for A Levels or BTEC.  The Pathways are usually accredited by few partner universities that would progress students to Level 4 higher education after they finish their pathway course successfully

Pathways:

age Full boarding fees Tutoring fees only School Types Pre-Requirements Other expenses to consider
16-19 £25000-£40000 £10000-£30000 Boarding School, International schools. Private Colleges, Community Colleges, Six Form Colleges Current school report; Mutual consent of the parents; Medical Report; Skype Interview; IELTS: 5.5 Visa Application; Insurance; books and stationery; Annual NHS Payment; Guardianship; Air Tickets; Pocket money

IMPORTANT:  Students that do very well in GCSE exams, are progressed to A Levels. Students that do not do well in GCSE exams are moved to BTEC Programme.

IMPORTANT: Top universities Love A Levels and IB (International Baccalaureate)

Sample Partner  Further Education Institutes in UK, USA and Europe

04.Higher Education (Level 4-9)

Higher education is for 19 plus students that have achieved their level three education.

Higher Education :

Age Tuition Fees for International Students Accommodation University Type Pre-Requirements Other  Expenses to consider
19 + Start from £12000 Per year; Medicine starts from £18000 for first two years and then increases to £30000 from year 3 Starts from £150 per week Top ranking universities; Lower rank universities; Community colleges Level 2 and 3 Results at above 60%; IELTS minimum 6.5 depending on the course Visa Application; Insurance; Air Tickets; books and stationeries; Transport; NHS annual payment

Sample Partner universities

Sample Partner universities

USA University ranking table:

https://cwur.org/2018-19/usa.php

Sample Partner universities

Minimum Requirements: IELTS: 6.5 (medicine and Law 7.5); Level 3 Diploma with average grade above 60%; Personal Statement; Intakes: September and January; Compulsory subjects depending on the course for example you must have taken Biology and Chemistry if you want to do Medicine;

Students must submit their applications by October. We use UCAS application to help our clients to build their applications. It might take couple of months to complete the application. We would need all the Level 2 and 3 results and IELTS plus personal statement. We can apply for multiple universities and courses.

Sample Partner universities

Important: These courses are recommended to the students that have not achieved the IELTS level as required and their high school results are not satisfactory for direct entry.

Foundation degrees are taken with partnerships with universities. So, students take one or two years at college and take the final year at the Universities;

Sample Partner universities

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