3 reasons to choose Bellerbys College Brighton

Posted 06 January 2016
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There’s nowhere quite like Brighton. Achieve outstanding academic results in a unique setting by the sea. Find out what makes Bellerbys College Brighton such a special place to study. 

Bellerbys Colleges are known for being among the best schools in England. They provide unique preparation programmes for international students who want to go on to university study in the UK and beyond.

Bellerbys Brighton is a modern international boarding school in the UK. We welcome students from all over the world between the ages of 13 and 19. The range of courses we offer includes GCSEs, A Levels, and pre-university Foundation programmes. They are all designed to prepare you to get into the best universities, art schools and business schools in the UK.

What makes Bellerbys College Brighton so special?

Outstanding educational standards

Bellerbys Brighton has an outstanding track record of academic success. It’s among the best ranked schools in the UK. Each year Bellebrys Brighton helps students get into the courses they want to do at top-ranked universities. It also provides intensive English language training to make sure all students get the IELTS scores they need.

Bellerbys Brighton was ranked in the top 3% of schools in England based on the UK Department for Education’s performance tables in 2013

  • In 2015, 80% of our A Level students were awarded A*–B grades against the national average of 53%
  • 79% of our Foundation students progressed to a Russell Group university this year
  • 12 of our A Level students progressed to study Maths, Chemistry, Physics and Veterinary Medicine at top universities, including Oxford, this year

Bellerbys has more university partners than any other college in the UK too, which makes it easier to get into the top university of your choice.

An international outlook

More international students choose to study at Bellerbys College than any other college or school in the UK. So as a student here, you’ll meet people from all over the world. More than simply learning the curriculum, you’ll be broadening your horizons, learning about lots of new cultures. Bellerbys is an international school that has been welcoming students to the UK since 1959. So you can trust in our expertise in catering to the unique needs of students living away from home. Studying and living alongside classmates who are going through the same experience as you – facing the challenges of studying in a new country – you’ll find comfort, support, understanding – and instant friendships too.

Location, location, location

Bellerbys Brighton students love Brighton! It’s a wonderfully diverse city by the sea, which offers so much to students looking for unique experiences in the UK.

The beach – Brighton is a beautiful coastal city with a famous Pier and attractions. You can have fun exploring the beachside cafes, funfair and Sea Life Centre, and tasting traditional British fish and chips. Take in beautiful views out over the English Channel from the beach, which is a great place to relax and unwind after class.

Museums and galleries – the totally unique Royal Pavilion and gardens, Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, pop-up exhibitions by local artists – there’s a lot to see, do, and inspire you in Brighton. Find out about Brighton’s history and royal connections. Explore Ancient Egypt or the works of modern masters like Salvador Dali and Grayson Perry. It’s all right on your doorstep. And if you still want more, the cultural sights and sounds of London are less than an hour away by train.

Gigs, theatre and cinema – Brighton is a lively cultural hotspot in the UK. Many bands, shows and artists performing nearby in London also perform in Brighton. You’ll find something to see and do here every day of the year here. With several cinemas and theatres in town, including the well-known Komedia, film and theatre fans have plenty to keep them busy.

Shopping – from quirky shops to live jazz, Brighton Lanes’ cobbled streets are packed with antique stores, clothes shops, delicious bakeries and cafes – every type of shop you can think of. Head for the North Laine and explore over 400 independent stores, from record shops and vintage markets to Mexican delis and organic beauty stores.