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Here, we bring to you the success stories of Tenby’s finest Alumni.

They will share advice and tips of their experiences in university applications and life in university, as well as internships and jobs.

Keep your eyes on the stars and feet on the ground

Theodore Roosevelt

September 5, 2018

Almost a year ago, I was a ball of nerves. It was the day of my scholarship interview… it was practically an understatement to say that I was not coping well with the pre-interview stress! I had just been excused from my Geography class, after being ushered away with a...

July 28, 2018

Sometimes, we humans overestimate our abilities. If this happens to you while applying to go to the UK, you have two options; go somewhere else or go through 'Clearing'. If you select the latter, you’re in the right place. So fret not, for stated below is a quick guide...

February 2, 2018

I was never really definite on my plans post-IGCSEs. To be honest, I never really gave it much thought. However, upon learning that I have been accepted into the ANU College, I was ecstatic. I’m Edgar, and this is the story about a collection of experiences which helpe...

November 18, 2017

SAMPLE UCAS PERSONAL STATEMENT – HISTORY AND GERMAN

Read the personal statement that successfully secured Ilona a place to read History and German at the universities of Oxford, Durham, Exeter, Warwick and Nottingham.

The study of History offers many benefits, including...

November 11, 2017

Every Oxbridge application will be slightly different and it’s hard to know what to expect. Each course has a different entry criteria and it differs between universities (and even between the colleges too). I applied for History and German at Somerville College, Oxfor...

Hi, my name is Aisha Saleem. I graduated from Tenby's Sixth Form in 2016 and I'm currently pursuing Medicine at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

My study plans were the exact same for both IGCSEs and A-Levels, besides the huge shock of a volume difference. Working...

September 1, 2017

The United World College, also known as UWC, is a global education movement that makes education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future. Tenby SEP has had its fair share of students being accepted into UWC, pretty much on a yea...

Firm and Insurance Choices : The end of the beginning

Imperial College London has offered you a place for Chemical Engineering, subject to conditions. Please view the choice to see these.

This is the typical update on the UCAS portal when you receive an offer from a uni...

A Life-Changing Experience

United World College (UWC) is an educational movement that strives to make education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future. It has schools and colleges in 17 countries with national committees in more...

Read the personal statement that secured Kamilia a place to read law at London School of Economics, University of Warwick and University of Nottingham. 

My inability to accept perceived injustice led me to think about the law. My college provided the perfect microcosm t...

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