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    Guiding you on the path to top UK Universities - 2024

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    24 Sep, 2024

    10 : 12

    Dreaming of Top UK Universities? Academic Excellence alone is NOT Enough! 

    Do you want to be admitted to and study at a top university in the UK? Excellent grades and academic achievement are not enough. What distinquishes successful candidates from others is their mastery of interview skills and the ability to write compelling applications. You now have a rare opportunity to learn these skills; they will be taught during the "Guiding You on the Path to Top UK Universities" Programme at YCYW Somerset Cultural Centre, UK, organised by the Careers & University Guidance Office (CUGO)

    • Programme Details

      Departure: Shanghai

      Venue : Knowle Hall, Somerset, UK

      Date: 24 September to 5 October 2024

      Cost:  £5,500 (includes round trip air tickets to Shanghai/UK, local transportation, accommodation, meals and activities)

      Target Students 
      YCIS - Year 11 or Year 12
      YWIES -  Grade 10 or Grade 11

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    • A Rare Opportunity - Exclusive Insights from Experts at Cambridge, Oxford, and CUGO on the Secrets to Entering Top UK Universities!

      The programme brings together top academic staff from prestigious UK universities, such as the University of Cambridge, the University of Oxford, and the University of Bath, as well as highly skilled and experienced CUGO leaders and other specialists. Through intellectually challenging and stimulating workshops, this diverse team will help students to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in university applications.

    • Professional and Personalised University Guidance

      The programme includes visits to university campuses and departments that match your interests. You will also participate in specialised workshops, lectures, seminars, interview preparation, mock interviews, and tutorials.

    • Climbing the Last Mile to Top UK Universities: Mastering Interview and Application Techniques!

      Our programme has an interdisciplinary approach and introduces you to the university study's distinctive environment and pedagogy. We also focus on building intellectual confidence and curiosity by exposing you to different university and learning environments. By the end of the programme, you will be equipped with the skills, knowledge, experience, and judgment to write compelling applications, perform well in interviews and multiple mini-interviews MMls), and know how to make an excellent impression on admissions committees

    • Explore Historical Sites and Museums: immerse Yourself in British Culture and History

      In addition to visiting prestigious universities, our programme offers cultural visits and activities to provide a comprehensive experience that immerses you in fascinating British culture, science, and history. You will explore historic cathedrals, visit science museums, learn about scientific advancements' marvels, and witness historical sites that can conjure stories from ancient times. This journey will expand your knowledge, broaden your horizons, and deepen your appreciation of academia, culture, heritage, and their interconnections.

    • Experience Character Development in a Historic Residential Hall

      You will have the unique opportunity to stay at the YCYW Somerset Cultural Centre in Knowle Hall, a historic manor house in the picturesque countryside. It is conveniently located for visiting the campuses of famous British universities. Living in this setting will allow you to experience the rich heritage and traditions of the UK in greater depth. providing valuable opportunities for self-discovery and growth and nurturing your sense of responsibility and independence. Embrace this one-of-a-kind chance to create lasting memories and develop lifelong skills at our historic residential hall.


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