Guidance for Parents

Boarding Schools in the Middle East

Whilst boarding schools has long been seen as the preserve of the British, the opportunity to attend a boarding school is becoming available in many other parts of the world. Whilst there are many similarities with British boarding schools, there are some significant differences worth mentioning.  In this blog, our Gabbitas boarding school experts look… Read More »

Considering a Masters?

There are plenty of good reasons to consider studying for a Masters Qualification, not least the fact that postgraduates have higher employment rates and earn more than their undergraduate counterparts - current graduate labour market statistics suggest working-age postgraduates have a median salary £39,000 versus £33,000 for working-age undergraduates. However, prior to committing to this… Read More »

Studying Accountancy

Accountants are responsible for overseeing and analyzing a company’s or individual’s financial accounts. By studying accountancy at university you will learn how to measure, process, analyse and report financial information. It can be a stimulating and secure career choice for those with a good head for numbers, an interest in business and excellent attention to… Read More »

Sunmarke School

“…a school that you and your child will love, and one where we will lead your child to great heights” History Sunmarke School is part of a family of schools owned by the Fortes Education who have two decades worth of experience of delivering high quality education for thousands of students. Located in Jumeirah Village… Read More »

Benefits of Sixth Form Colleges

In recent years, independent sixth form colleges have become a popular and viable alternative to senior schools. Not only are their academic results impressive, but they offer students exam-focused teaching in an environment that gets them ready for university. In this blog, we take a look at the benefits of attending a sixth form college… Read More »