Aiming Higher

Entering Higher Education

The decision to enrol on a Higher Education course in order to earn a degree is one that comes with many considerations. Whether you enter university straight out of school, or take a transition course in-between, the years leading up to university are vital in getting you prepared for the demands of higher education. Continue reading

Further Education: Making your mind up.

You’ve thought about your options and you know you want to go further in academia. Perhaps you’re even thinking that going abroad is a great option for you. But you’re not quite ready to sign yourself up to 3 or 4 years away from home. You need a ‘taster’ to see if it’s really for you. At the same time, you want to prepare yourself for the TOEFL, IELTS, or SAT exam that you’ll have to pass to enrol. Maybe you even want a guaranteed offer from a university and you’re nervous about the whole application process.

There are options out there to suit everyone. Continue reading

Further Education: Should I stay or should I go?

So, you’re absolutely sure that you want to get into Further Education. You’re just not ready for the world of employment and you’re excited to start the next phase of your academic career.

Where to go will be one of the most important decisions you ever have to make, and it might just be one of the toughest. Continue reading

UK education sixth in global ranking


UK education sixth in global ranking

An interesting look at the top 20 countries for education sees Finland top the chart, followed by South Korea, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and the UK.

The report suggests that countries who promote the value of education enjoy the best education systems. There is also an emphasis on high-quality teaching.

English Matters believes in the importance of education, and we are always working to promote standards of excellence in education.

If you would like to know more about our education consultancy services, see our website.