International Boarding Schools
With boarding school campuses in the UK, EF Academy offers students a British boarding school education with a modern, international perspective. Our renowned academic diplomas, expert university advising program and one-to-one student support provides students with an international boarding school experience in England that opens them to a world of opportunities.
Our experiential learning approach guides students to explore their interests and immerse themselves in learning by doing. Together with our experienced faculty, university advisors and peaceful campus settings, our boarding schools in the UK create the perfect academic environment for curious learners to attain success for university and beyond.
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Stand out with a boarding school education in the UK
Reach your dream university with an internationally recognized high school diploma. Our boarding schools in England offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma and British A-Level qualifications because of their first-class curriculum, subject options and respected reputation among leading universities.
Every EF Academy student receives one-to-one university guidance from an experienced university advisor who helps them define their university path, prepare applications and stand out in interviews and personal statements. This personalized approach sets students apart by giving them a head start to preparing for the next chapter of their lives.
International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma
This internationally-recognized diploma is respected by universities worldwide as a rigorous high school qualification. Students study six subject at standard and higher level to build a diploma that highlights their strengths and puts internationalism at the core of the curriculum.
Ages 16-19 / Grades 11-12
Study 6 subjects
The traditional British high school curriculum allows students to study a select few subjects at a high level. Students who want to attend university in the UK or have clear career aspirations from an early age choose A-Levels as a way to focus on their interests and develop in-depth subject knowledge.
Ages 16-18 / Grades 11-12
Study 3-4 subjects
A welcoming boarding school campus
Our community of students and educators from around the world brings a modern, open-minded perspective to the traditional British boarding school experience. Be inspired by English culture while gaining the international exposure needed to succeed in today's world - all while living in the safety of our campus and being looked after by caring counsellors, residential staff and activities coordinators.
Supervised halls of residence
Science laboratories and seminar-sized classrooms
A caring support network on campus and in your home country
Hands-on clubs and activities
By taking part in a broad range of co-curricular activities and excursions, students nurture new and existing interests that encourage lifelong learning. Our weekly clubs, sports and trips to local attractions are part of what makes going to boarding school in England an awe-inspiring and unforgettable experience.
30+ clubs and activities
Sports teams and competitions
Weekly excursions and field trips
EF Academy boarding school campuses in the UK
Our international boarding schools in the UK are home to students from all over the world. Located in charming English towns, our campuses provide a transformational boarding school education against the inspirational backdrop of the British landscape.
Choose a boarding school campus to continue exploring EF Academy.
Our boarding school in the academic heart of the UK, EF Academy Oxford offers a modern education in a traditionally idyllic English setting.
60 minutes from London
The benefits of boarding school in England
Take the first step towards your global future by joining an international boarding school with a strong emphasis on academic excellence, thorough university preparation and enriching co-curricular activities.
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FAQ – Boarding school in the UK
Here are the answers to some of the most common questions we receive about our international boarding schools in the United Kingdom.