Now that your child is going to boarding school in Britain, there are many academic, cultural and logistical preparations you will probably need to make.


Standards at UK boarding schools are high and will be rather different than what your child may have experienced before. Preparation is key.


What will my child need?  What do we need to do before he/she heads off to the UK?

British schools and universities are world-renowned but the UK’s education system can, at first glance, seem quite complicated.  Please click on the drop down menu above to explore various aspects of it.


There are just over 32,000 schools in the United Kingdom, educating children from the ages of 3-18.


There are 166 universities in the United Kingdom, together with 277 higher education colleges.