There are a variety of courses a student can study when they join a British school leading to qualifications.  We have listed the qualifications below and provided you with links to websites* about each one so you can read more about them.

*Which British School is not responsible for the content of these Third Party websites.

Year 12 – 13 (6th form)

Students starting in Year 12 will have a choice of studying the below courses.

A guide to choosing your sixth form subjects

 A-Levels – 2 year course

Useful articles on choosing your A-Level subjects:

Choosing your A-Levels

Six things to know before choosing your A-Level course


Cambridge Pre U – 2 year course

Useful information on the Cambridge Pre U

A guide for parents from the Cambridge Pre U website


BTEC – 1 or 2 year course – BTEC

Useful information on the EDEXCEL BTEC

A guide for parents and students from the Edexcel website


Highers (Scotland) – 2 year course

The SQA website explains the new Scottish curriculum