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Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
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Introduction

One of top boarding schools in England! A great residential school in academically oriented Cambridge! The college offers students A-Level, International Foundation, GCSE and Summer courses. It teaches more than 370 students from 34 countries around the world. College tutors are experts in teaching and supporting students who do not speak English as their first language.
Students achieve exceptional success in their examinations. In each one of the last 10 years the percentage of A level grades in the A*-B range has been more than 80%. In 2016 61% of all A-Levels awarded to Abbey College Cambridge students were at A*-A grade.
Students move on to some of world’s best universities. In 2016 one quarter of graduates joined one of the traditional ‘top 5’ UK universities (Oxford, Cambridge, LSE, Imperial and University College London), and 62% of graduates joined a member of the ‘Russell Group’ of elite universities.

 

Fees

  • 7 days boarding: GBP 38 000
  • Day school only cost: GBP 12 000
  • Needs based aid: Offered
  • Merit scholarschips: Offered

School size and facilties

The college’s central Cambridge campus has been designed by college staff and purpose-built to perfectly fit the needs of students. It includes 120 full board ensuite student bedrooms, 42 classrooms, 12 science laboratories, 2 libraries, dedicated music studios and new art facility. There is a restaurant, coffee bar, gym and sports hall, all on campus.
 

Number of students

  Girls Boys Total
Boarding School: 92 92 184
Day School: 92 92 184

Director Details

About the school

  • Long description:
    All students are allocated a personal tutor to guide them through college life. They also have a university advisor, who helps them choose and apply for the perfect university course for them. Through our unique Pre-Degree Diploma programme we offer weekly timetabled preparation session for students wishing to apply for Oxbridge, or courses such as Medicine, Law, Economics, Business and leadership, Engineering, Mathematics and Physics.
    With over 60 college clubs and societies to take part in, and regular college trips to the UK and Europe, Abbey College Cambridge students experience a rewarding and exciting life outside of classes. They also develop vital skills and experiences to support their university application.
     
  • Dorm facilities:
    College boarding accommodation has been rated as ‘Outstanding’ in every aspect by Ofsted. Depending on their age, students have the option to choose between on and off-campus boarding, lodging with host families and halls of residence. College accommodation is fully-equipped and secure, with house parents living with students.
     
  • Dress code: Casual

Academic life

  • Course languages offered:
    English

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Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools
Abbey College: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK | Best Boarding Schools

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Location Description

London airports about 90 minutes away

Address

Abbey College Cambridge, 17 Station Road, Cambridge , Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom, Postcode - CB1 2JB
Email - info@best-boarding-schools.net

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Registered in England and Wales Registered number 8369137

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