Campus or city university - how to decide

Congratulations, you’re applying to go to university! But now it’s decision time: what to study, whether to embark on a single or joint degree, whether to commit to three years or...

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UK School Entrance Exams & How to Prepare Effectively!

Applying to a UK school is often a lengthy and complicated process. At William Clarence, we are home to a specialist team of dedicated education consultants who can provide top...

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Mental health awareness in schools

Mental health issues affect one in eight 5 to 19-year-olds, and school-related worries, such as homework, exam stress and parental or teacher pressure contribute to concerns around...

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How to choose a school when relocating to the UK

It’s never easy to move your family to a different country, and changing schools can be a time of great stress - especially if you are considering looking at the best schools in...

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William Clarence Education Acquires Conference & Common Room Magazine

After receiving glowing feedback on its debut publication, William Clarence Education announced this week the expansion of Independent School Admissions Plus Magazine, (ISAP) with...

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William Clarence is pleased to launch their new Masterclasses

What are Masterclasses? Masterclasses are ultra-tuition sessions that break down exam questions and demonstrate how to make the most of the time available, making papers into...

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How to navigate independent school admissions webinar

All your school admissions questions answered We are hosting a series of free webinars for parents around the world who are interested in UK independent schools. All of your...

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How to plan ahead for UK University applications webinar

All your UK university application questions answered webinar Join us for a free webinar on what you should be doing to prepare for all UK university applications for 2021 and 2022...

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How to choose the right boarding school

Finding the right boarding school is arguably harder than finding the right day school. Not only does the education side have to be right, but you also need to know that the...

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How to prepare for the Biomedical Admissions Test (BMAT)

Owing to the COVID-19 pandemic, prospective medical students face an uncertain period. Very understandably, there will be fewer opportunities to volunteer and gain experience...

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Debunking the Oxbridge Myths

Oxford and Cambridge top the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings. … So, it’s no surprise that they’re dream destinations for many aspiring students. Steeped in...

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The UK or International School - which should I choose for my child?

For parents arriving in or returning to the UK faced with multiple decisions, schooling is always going to be one of the most important. Indeed, some families relocate purely for...

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What is the Law National Aptitude Test (LNAT), and how can you prepare for it?

In this blog, our UCAS applications specialist Rebecca Dowbiggin delves into the Law National Aptitude Test (LNAT), including what it is and how, with additional support from law...

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Supporting the support staff in schools - how external eyes can cast a new light

The funny thing about the word ‘support’ as used in schools is that it can - and often, frankly, does - have a negative hierarchical tinge to it. ‘Support’ staff - whose headcount...

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Why you should still be applying to UK schools and Universities during the Coronavirus pandemic

As the advice surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic changes on a daily basis worldwide and we enter difficult and distressing times, it is worth remembering that applications to the...

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How to complete the best UCAS application

Applying to go to university is one of the biggest decisions you’ll make in your life – and understandably, this can be overwhelming. Competition for places is fierce – especially...

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How to prepare for Preparatory school admissions

For some new parents, those first few months involve bonding with your baby, adjusting to a new routine and... registering with schools and nurseries. It might seem excessive, but...

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Conference & Common Room - Spring 2020

Conference & Common Room - Spring 2020

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How to prepare for admission to senior school

Winning a place at a good senior school isn’t simply a case of putting your name down and paying the fee for your chosen independent school. High-performing state schools are...

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Studying Multiple Subjects at Oxbridge

In this blog, Rebecca Dowbiggin, UCAS & Oxbridge Application Specialist at William Clarence, explores studying multiple subjects at Oxbridge and how students can successfully apply...

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