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Physics AS Challenge Certificates

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The Physics AS Challenge is a very difficult examination set by the British Olympiad team at Oxford University. This year, eleven Year 12 students entered and obtained the following results.  Eight of the students, including the Gold winners, are in the Physics Extension class. Fewer than 5 per cent of the candidates, about 100 students,...

Duke of Edinburgh Trip May 2017

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Last weekend our Duke of Edinburgh group completed their hiking expedition in the beautiful Surrey Hills around Guildford. With Stephanie, Kevin L, Nicolas, Zoe and Vanessa forming one group and Joyce, Melvin, Cindy, May, Kevin W and Yoki the other, they set off from Gomshall Station in the early hours of Saturday with heavy rucksacks,...

CTC UCAS FAIR 2017

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CTC UCAS FAIR 8 May 2017 15 of the top UK universities, including Kings College London, University of Bath, Bristol University and Warwick University, attended the CTC UCAS fair on Monday 8 May. CTC students were delighted to receive personal advice about their UCAS application and course choices. In addition, the day included lectures on...

CTC Talks! An Evening with Gavin Barwell, Thursday 18th May 2017

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Cambridge Tutors College are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the Conservative Party Parliamentary Candidate for Croydon Central, Mr Gavin Barwell for an evening on the 18th May 2017. Gavin is re-running for what is considered the most contested seat in the country but has taken some time to give a talk about...

CIFE Awards 2017

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This week at CTC London, former students were celebrated at the CIFE Awards 2017! On a beautiful sunny day in Central London, Students from institutions across the UK came together for the CIFE Awards 2017 which was accompanied with an Afternoon Tea at The House of Lords.  CIFE is a national organisation of independent colleges,...

A-Level English Trip to the Globe Theatre

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On the 20th of March the English students embarked on a trip to The Globe to watch a performance of ‘The Taming of the Shrew’, the play we are studying for our A-level course. The stage itself was very interesting as it was not extensive. However, the actors made great use of the different levels,...

CTC Alumni in Oxford university talk

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Last week CTC welcomed back former student Yuanyuan Sun who is currently studying Physics at Somerville College, Oxford University. She kindly returned to talk to students about life at Oxford, and explained what is required to get into one of the world’s top universities. Many students in attendance are currently on the CTC Oxbridge/Medicine Programme,...

Visit by Thai Minister to CTC

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On 8 March CTC was delighted to welcome Thai Government Minister, Ms Thanida Techachokvivat, who visited students as part of the college’s long-standing relationship with the Thai Embassy. Accompanied by Julia Plaistow from the Embassy in London, Ms Techachokvivat spoke to the Thai students about their A-Level studies, academic progress and English language progression. After listening...

Maths achievements

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CTC is delighted to announce Peter in Year 1 of Maths study has achieved ‘Distinction’ on BMO2, which means he was in the top 25% of entrants for this challenging exam. All the students taking BMO2 around the country (and further afield) are outstanding, given that they are chosen from the highest achievers on BMO1 or Senior Kangaroo. Peter...