Pathways Programme

Medics & Oxbridge Pathways Programme


As an established provider for high achieving A level students, we are highly experienced in successfully supporting applications to highly competitive courses and universities, in 2021 almost 50% of university places were at Russell Group universities.


All students joining NHGS Sixth Form are placed onto a Pathways Programme to support them to achieve their goals following A level studies, this includes those applying to Medical related and Oxbridge courses. The following outlines the additional support provided via the Medical and Oxbridge pathways.


Medics

  • Specific Medical Form with experienced tutor from the start of Year 12
  • Fortnightly individual tutorials, including focused personal statement writing
  • A bespoke Pathways Programme of workshops to support with applications
  • Attending and leading MedSoc
  • Preparation for UCAT and BMAT examinations
  • NHGS alumni studying Medicine and Dentistry as mentors
  • Interview preparation, including mock interview
  • Work experience opportunities
  • Guest speakers, from both working professionals and university students
  • Support with Sutton Trust Summer schools applications
  • Extended Project qualification


Oxbridge

  • Specific Oxbridge Form with experienced tutor from the start of Year 12
  • Fortnightly individual tutorials, including focused personal statement writing
  • A bespoke Pathways Programme in PSCHEE to support with applications
  • Guest speakers from Oxford, Cambridge and Imperial College London
  • Experienced staff mentors who are Oxbridge graduates
  • NHGS alumni at Oxbridge as mentors
  • Admissions & Aptitude Test support  
  • Interview preparation, including mock interview
  • University visits
  • Super-curricular support, guidance and opportunities
  • Debating society & Bar Mock Trial
  • Extended Project qualification
  • Support with Sutton Trust Summer schools applications