CIFE Colleges report on Clearing 2018 experiences

News summary Principals from 5 CIFE colleges report their impressions of how flexible universities have been in making and confirming offers during UCAS Clearing 2018 In detail CIFE colleges, which specialise in courses preparing students for university entrance, including a wide range of one-year resit A-level courses,

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Half CIFE students get top 30 university place in 2017

The latest survey of CIFE students’ university applications shows that, in 2017 : 1392 students from 19 CIFE colleges entered a UK university University College London knocked Manchester off the top spot for most places gained 49% entered a Times Top 30 University 43% entered a Russell

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Lord Lexden presents 39 CIFE Awards to top students

Article in summary The article describes the 2016 CIFE awards ceremony at the House of Lords, and lists the individual award winners. Article in detail At the annual CIFE Academic Awards Ceremony held at the House of Lords on Thursday, 7th  April, Lord Lexden presented thirty-nine awards

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Impact of Brexit on education UK

This article was written in July 2016. Now, in June 2019, we know more about most of the points made below, and what we know confirms that Brexit is likely to damage Education UK, but the key question of how or whether Britain will leave the EU

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CIFE colleges welcome international students

Lord Lexden, President of CIFE, discusses how CIFE colleges support international students CIFE colleges get good results Year by year excellent examination results are consistently achieved by British and international students at the thriving 25 independent sixth-form colleges which comprise the Council for Independent Education (CIFE), founded

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