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New University Pathways Scholarships

29 Oct 2020 | By Kate Di Pompo

At BSC we are pleased to announce we are offering a number of University Pathways scholarships to Eurasian students who wish to study the International Foundation Year, commencing January 2021 in London.    Students from Russia and Kazakhstan, Ukraine and Turkey will be able to apply for these scholarships, the value of which will depend…

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New BSC London location opens in collaborative partnership

07 Oct 2020 | By Dave Holloway

British Study Centres and Bell are excited to announce a new partnership designed to share costs, create economies of scale and to enhance the student experience in London. From 2nd November 2020, British Study Centres will be based in Bell’s prime location on London’s South Bank, operating classes separately to Bell, whilst enabling students to…

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Simplified visa application for International Foundation Year students

05 Oct 2020 | By Kate Di Pompo

Changes have been made to student visas, introducing a new ‘Student Route’ which will replace the previous Tier 4 Student Visa. The Student Route visa has opened early, 5th of October 2020, and is more streamlined using a points based system for students to apply. This system will treat all students equally and all students,…

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Brand New Course Options for Young Learners in 2021

25 Sep 2020 | By Beth Watson

This week marks the launch of the brand new product range for BSC Young Learners. The new portfolio was marked with an interactive webinar attended by agents and partners from across the industry. With exciting new course options such as English & STEM and our Master Chef Cookery Course, students combine morning English classes with…

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Online CELTA Courses a Lockdown Success

14 Aug 2020 | By Beth Watson

BSC trains hundreds of students to teach English with their brand new online CELTA courses. Like many other companies around the world, BSC has had to respond swiftly to the changes brought about by the coronavirus pandemic. This included switching to the online delivery of many of our courses, including our teacher training portfolio which…

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BSC York Reopens

11 Aug 2020 | By Beth Watson

BSC is delighted to announce the reopening of its York school on August 17th 2020. From next week, students will soon be welcomed back to the medieval streets of York, where they can enjoy face to face classes for the first time since March. With all the city’s sights in an easy walking distance, and…

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BSC Partner Universities Top Tables for Student Satisfaction

20 Jul 2020 | By Beth Watson

A survey conducted by Times Higher Education showed that many of the British Study Centres partner universities rank the best in the country in terms of student satisfaction. Robert Gordon University, an NCUK & BSC partner based in Aberdeen, came in at position number 8 of the list of 100 universities, with a satisfaction score…

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Promoting child literacy in Thailand

13 Jul 2020 | By Beth Watson

British Study Centres has been offering free online language training to SE-ED, a Thai publishing company working to encourage a love of reading among children. As well as operating a number of bookstores, SE-ED is known for using creative methods to encourage reading among those who wouldn't normally have the means to buy new books.…

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What it’s like to do the International Foundation Year online

04 Jun 2020 | By Beth Watson

In light of the changing situation surrounding COVID-19, many of our students have made the switch to online learning. Today we catch up with Ruvimbo Kajese from Zimbabwe about what it's like to study for the International Foundation Year online. Student Stories: Ruvimbo Kajese What were your first impressions of the UK? I joined British…

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