Our partners

Our network

Over the years, we have built up a good network of qualified and reliable partners in case we are unable to help:

Private boarding and state high schools in other countries

My Study Choice (Schools in Canada, Australia and New Zealand)

MyStudyChoice is an independent and free platform for students and their parents who want to find information on high school student exchanges and get professional help in the planning  of their year abroad. The datebase covers schools in Canada, New Zealand and Australia. www.mystudychoice.de


SSB Nottebohm (Boarding schools in USA & Canada)

SSB Nottebohm has a small team of professional educational consultants who give personalised guidance on high school placements in private boarding schools in USA and Canada. www.ssb-nottebohm.de


SCHOOLFINDERS

SCHOOLFINDERS is an independent consultancy for schools and boarding schools in Switzerland. The agency is led by Nicole Rieffel-Behles and Diane Bauer-Illy, who both have many years of experience with the Swiss school system. www.schoolfinders.ch 

Tutoring

Keystone Tutors

Keystone Tutors is considered one of the most professional and trusted tutoring organisations in London. The close-knit team of 200 tutors consists of the expertise of professional tutors and former teachers from renowned British boarding schools. Keystone prepares students for school entrance tests, offers private tutoring on an individualised basis and prepares students for English university applications. www.keystonetutors.com


Insight Education

Insight Education is an organization in the field of academic mentoring, supporting students around the world into their aspired universities. Its methods replicate Oxford and Cambridge learning (with tutors who studied at these universities) for students in GCSE, A-Level and IB studies. IE teaches students critical thinking and creative problem-solving techniques and develops emotional intelligence. Insight Education also provides supportive mentoring for students who wish to prepare for English school entrance exams. www.insight-ed.co.uk


Arabella Stuart

Arabella Stuart worked for many years as Director of Admissions at Sevenoaks School. She now uses this experience as a consultant and uses her expertise to help students prepare for the sometimes very demanding entrance exams at English schools. https://arabellastuart.co.uk/

University and career guidance and testing

The University Guys

We have known David Hawkins, Founder and CEO of The University Guys, for many years since he was a history teacher and Careers Counsellor at one of our boarding schools. He now offers excellent advice and support in applications for British, Canadian, European and US universities. www.theuniversityguys.com


Insight Education

Insight Education is an organization in the field of academic mentoring, supporting students around the world into their aspired universities. Its methods replicate Oxford and Cambridge learning (with tutors who studied at these universities) for students in GCSE, A-Level and IB studies. IE teaches students critical thinking and creative problem-solving techniques and develops emotional intelligence. Insight Education also provides supportive mentoring for students who wish to prepare for English school entrance exams. insight-ed.co.uk


Project Access

Project Access is a non profit network of students at Britain's top universities who offer free advice and support to apply to the best universities if the country. projectaccess.org


Ephero-Institut

The Ephero Institute is for young people who are about to graduate from school or have recently graduated. Many now want to study, but often face bureaucratic hurdles that are difficult to grasp. The Ephero Institute successfully places candidates at the best universities in Europe and North America - whether Harvard, Georgetown, Cambridge, Oxford, ETH Zurich, St. Gallen, Bocconi, Maastricht, Berlin or Munich. Less prestigious or lesser well known universities are also part of the permanent repertoire. Ephero-Insitut


Harvard Student Agencies Tutoring

Founded in 2006, HSA Tutoring is a non-profit educational division of Harvard Student Agencies. Its mission is to provide high-quality education services to students in the Boston area and beyond at the most affordable prices. hsatutoring.com


Marie-Louise Banning

Marie-Louise Banning leads a team of consultants with specialism in applications to high ranking universities worldwide including the UK, USA and EU. She also offers highly respected training in portfolio development for students who wish to follow a career in Art and Design. We have known Marie-Louise for many years, since she was previously Principal of an IB school in Canterbury. www.marielouisebanning.com

Struss & Claussen Personal Development

Struss & Claussen Personal Development is one of the leading career consultancies in Germany. Their counseling approach combines career advice with an analysis of the student's personality, which together form a plan for the future that focuses on personal and professional satisfaction. Clients receive specific tips on educational paths in country and abroad, universities, institutions, industries and job profiles. www.strussundclaussen.de 


planZ - Studienberatung

Since 2005 planZ – Studienberatung has been paving the way for students to pursue the degree of their dreams at a German university. Their range of services covers professional aptitude diagnostics, comprehensive counselling and thorough research of degree courses which results in an individual and realistic strategy to gain a place at university. www.planz-studienberatung.de

Other

VFX Payment Solutions

A financial service provider who has developed internet based solutions for a quick and easy transfer of school fees to the United Kingdom. We have worked with VFX for many years. www.vfxfinancial.com or www.easyfx.com/signup


Holmes & Partners

Holmes & Partners Ltd specialises in assisting students and their families with visa applications to independent schools in the United Kingdom. We proactively work in close partnership with our clients to ensure consistency and quality of service is maintained throughout. Our full end-to-end visa application service include checking and advising on documents in terms of visa compliance, drafting forms, preparing applications, booking appointments, uploading documents to visa application centre portals, liaise with Home Office and other stakeholders on your behalf and coordinate approval of applications. www.holmes-partners.co.uk