Studying an International Baccalaureate

- posted by (11) (0)

I had not heard of IB before my school announced that they would offer this course to Sixth Form students, with my year group being the first students for who it became available to. It was almost a mythical alternative to A Level. My parents encouraged me to study IB rather than A Levels, a) because... Read more »

Read Full Entry | 2 Comments

Getting through Clearing

- posted by (12) (0)

“Clearing” – the word all prospective university students dread. The seemingly dark end of the tunnel where students who have not hit their offers for university must sit and wait in uncertainty. Well, at least that was the picture painted to me about Clearing, and it certainly left me frightened. When I actually reached the... Read more »

Read Full Entry | 0 Comments