Webinar

Current travel restrictions, and the continuing concerns about COVID, mean that school representatives from the UK are unable to travel to Hong Kong to meet families in person. We are, however, delighted to be able to host a series of webinars for parents and students and we hope that these events will help families to find out more about individual schools and studying in the UK.



Date:
26 August 2022 - 26 August 2022
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Details:
Kingswood School is a co-educational day and boarding school welcoming pupils between the ages of 9 months and 18 years and boarders from age 7, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school.

We are honoured to have invited Director Admissions, Marketing & Communications (Mrs Hannah) to conduct a Webinar on 26 August 2022, at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

We very much hope that you will be able to join us. If you are interested in this event then please complete the form in this link – we will send an email to confirm we have received your form.

Should you require any assistance or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you.




Date:
18 August 2022 - 18 August 2022
Time:
7:45 PM - 8:45 PM

Details:
Bedford School is a leading independent boarding and day school for boys aged 7 - 18 years, located in a beautiful 50-acre estate in the heart of Bedford, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school.

We are honoured to have invited Headmaster of Bedford School (Mr James Hodgson) to conduct a Webinar on 18 August 2022, at 7:45pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

Should you require any assistance or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you.




Date:
17 August 2022 - 17 August 2022
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Details:
White House Guardianships is a Guardianship Services provider in the UK.

We are honoured to have invited Mr Will Hume, Marketing Director and Ms Cherry Zou, Accounts Manager to conduct a Webinar - UK Guardianship Update for September 2022 on 17 August 2022, at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

Should you require any assistance or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you.




Date:
30 June 2022 - 30 June 2022
Time:
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Details:
As a highly regarded co-ed Boarding School for pupils aged 13-18 just 90 minutes from London, Lancing College has a long tradition of welcoming pupils from Hong Kong and subsequently has a large alumni and parent community locally. Located in 550 acres of national park with abundant space and facilities, the College offers a holistic approach to education and personal development.

The Head Master of Lancing College, Mr Dominic Oliver, invites parents and students to attend our webinar to hear more about the College, what is available and how our experienced staff both inspire and care for our pupils. You will also hear about the young people the College seeks to attract, the Admissions process and how we support young people to explore the opportunities beyond the College.

Should you require any assistance or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you.




Date:
25 June 2022 - 25 June 2022
Time:
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Details:
Find out more about how Tonbridge School inspires talented Mathematicians _Webinar on 25 June 2022

Tonbridge School is one of the leading boys’ boarding schools in the country and is highly respected, both in the UK and internationally, for providing a world class education. They are especially strong in Mathematics and STEM. This year, 2 of the 6 boys on the UK’s International Maths Olympiad team are from Tonbridge.

We are honoured to have invited Tonbridge School to conduct a Webinar on 25 June 2022, at 4:15pm (HK time), so that you can hear from the Headmaster, a Maths teacher, and some of their brightest young mathematicians. You are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.




Date:
25 June 2022 - 25 June 2022
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Details:
Harrow School is one of very few remaining full-boarding, all-boys schools in the United Kingdom. Harrovians routinely progress into higher education that ranks among the best the world has to offer, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school.

We are honoured to have invited Registrar of Harrow School (Dr Eric Sie) to conduct a Webinar on 25 June 2022, at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.




Date:
24 June 2022 - 24 June 2022
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Details:
Radley is a full boarding school for approximately 760 boys aged 13-18. Radley offers an environment for boys to grow in self-confidence, thrive academically, and make the most of an enormous range of opportunities, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school.

We are honoured to have invited the Director of Admissions and Communications of Radley College (Mrs Sophie Langdale) to conduct a Webinar on 24 June 2022, at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

Should you require any assistance or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you.




Date:
8 June 2022 - 8 June 2022
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Details:
City of London Freemen’s School is an outstanding school with a contemporary and forward-looking approach educating boys and girls from age 7 through to 18, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school.

We are honoured to have invited International Admissions and Sixth Form Officer of City of London Freemen’s School (Mrs Winggee Lau) to conduct a Webinar on 8 June 2022, at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

We very much hope that you will be able to join us. If you are interested in this event then please complete the form in this link – we will send an email to confirm we have received your form.

Should you require any assistance or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you.




Date:
6 June 2022 - 6 June 2022
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Details:
Badminton School, established in 1858, is an independent boarding and day school for girls aged 3 –18 years, located on a secure campus in the heart of the attractive University City of Bristol in the South West of England, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school.

We are honoured to have invited the Headmistress of Badminton School (Mrs Rebecca Tear) and Senior Deputy Head of Badminton School (Mr Stuart Dalley) to conduct a Webinar on 6 June 2022, at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.




Date:
26 May 2022 - 26 May 2022
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Details:
Uppingham is one of the UK’s foremost co-educational independent boarding schools and its unequivocally full boarding community is almost unique in the landscape of British schools, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school.

We are honoured to have invited Registrar of Uppingham School (Mr Charlie Bostock) to conduct a Webinar on 26 May 2022, at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.




Date:
7 May 2022 - 7 May 2022
Time:
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Details:
Abingdon School is one of the most prestigious boys schools in Oxford, please refer to the factsheet to find out more about the school. We are honoured to have invited the Director of Admissions of Abingdon School (Mrs Jane Jørgensen) to conduct a Webinar on 7 May 2022, Saturday at 5:30pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.




Date:
30 April 2022 - 30 April 2022
Time:
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Details:
Cardiff Sixth Form College has been ranked the top independent school in the UK over the past ten years. 98% of students achieved A*-A grades and 100% A*-B and 15% have confirmed Oxbridge places with 39 students going onto study medicine. 89% gain places at QS Top 100 universities world-wide.

We are honoured to have invited Cardiff Sixth Form College to conduct a Webinar on 30 April 2022, Saturday at 4:30pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

The details are as follows:
  • Talk to the Head and students of Cardiff Sixth Form College about studying GCSEs at the top college in the UK.
  • Hear about students’ experiences, what they have enjoyed and found helpful in their studies and understand what it is like to board and live in Cardiff.
  • What clubs and activities to do GCSE students get involved in and what is the community like for students coming from Hong Kong.
  • How has the school helped students start to think about their university options and what do they need to do to succeed to gain access to the top courses.
  • Learn about the application process and what to do to get a place at Cardiff Sixth Form College.







  • Date:
    2 April 2022 - 2 April 2022
    Time:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Details:
    Warwick School has a very long and rich history stretching back reputedly to 914, making it one of the oldest schools in the country.

    Warwick School is a leading independent day and boarding school for boys aged 7-18, set in 50 acres, adjacent to the River Avon, within Warwick town.




    Date:
    26 March 2022 - 26 March 2022
    Time:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Details:
    Shrewsbury School has a strong vision, derived from its position as a major co-educational boarding school of international reputation. It aims to instil a rigorous approach to academic work, based on the encouragement of independent thinking and intellectual curiosity.

    Shrewsbury School will conduct a Virtual Seminar aimed at applicants for September 2023 on 26 March 2022, Saturday at 5pm, and you are cordially invited to attend this Seminar.






    Date:
    25 March 2022 - 25 March 2022
    Time:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Details:
    Brighton College in partnership with Academic Asia presents:

    A Brighton College Education:
    Boarding life at the United Kingdom School of the Decade

    Live webinar
    Friday 25 March 2022
    10:00am UK/ 6:00pm HKT

    Join Steve Marshall-Taylor (Head of Senior School) and Leah Hamblett (Deputy Head) for a discussion about what makes Brighton the top co-educational school in the United Kingdom.






    Date:
    4 March 2022 - 4 March 2022
    Time:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Details:
    Caterham is a UK leading co-educational day and boarding school. A global academic innovator and leader, Caterham recognised as an EdTech 50 and an Apple Distinguished School.

    Caterham Virtual combines over 200 years of British independent educational excellence with an award-winning approach to digital schooling. The new online school ensures access to academic excellence for young people across the globe looking to excel at A level and beyond.






    Date:
    26 February 2022 - 26 February 2022
    Time:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Details:
    Cardiff Sixth Form College has been ranked the top independent school in the UK over the past ten years. 98% of students achieved A*-A grades and 100% A*-B and 15% have confirmed Oxbridge places with 39 students going onto study medicine. 89% gain places at QS Top 100 universities world-wide.

    We are honoured to have invited Cardiff Sixth Form College to conduct a Webinar on 26 February 2022, Saturday at 5:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

    The details are as follows:
  • Why do GCSEs and the importance of getting them for top university places - Gareth Collier, Principal
  • Half hour History GCSE Lesson - Kyle Smith, Head of House; Parry
  • How to apply to Cardiff Sixth Form College – Tony Blignaut, Regional Admissions Director Asia






  • Date:
    18 February 2022 - 18 February 2022
    Time:
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Details:
    Forward planning is so important and is now time to start thinking about school applications for September 2023. Academic Asia continues to try and provide families with important and helpful information about our partner schools. With school staff still not able to travel to Hong Kong we are continuing with our series of virtual presentations and we are delighted to be able host an event on behalf of Headington School, one of the UK’s most prestigious all girls schools situated in Oxford. The details are as follows:

  • Date/Time: Friday, the 18th February at 7.00 pm (HK time)
  • School Presentation: Mrs Julia Mullen – Director of Marketing and Admissions
  • Questions and Answers: Mrs Caroline Jordan – Headmistress, together with senior staff




  • Date:
    3 November 2021 - 3 November 2021
    Time:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Details:
    Shrewsbury School will conduct a Virtual Seminar aimed at applicants for September 2022 on 3 November 2021, Wednesday at 6pm, and you are cordially invited to attend this Seminar which will be:
  • Pre-recorded film (approx. 10 minutes)
    • Introduction from Mr Leo Winkley, Headmaster
    • Presentation by Mr Martin Cropper, Director of Admissions
  • Live Zoom Question and Answer Session for prospective parents and students, joined by:
    • Mr Martin Cropper, Director of Admissions
    • Ms Betty Ip – Chair of Friends of Shrewsbury School Hong Kong and recent parent.
    • Two Parents of current Shrewsbury School students
    • Marco and Marina - two current Shrewsbury School students from Hong Kong




    Date:
    11 June 2021 - 11 June 2021
    Time:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Details:
    Handcross Park is one of the top co-educational, day and boarding Prep Schools in the UK, for children aged 2 - 13. Handcross Park is also in the very fortunate position of being one of the Brighton College Prep Schools.






    Date:
    11 June 2021 - 11 June 2021
    Time:
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Details:
    We are honoured to have invited Stephen Perse Foundation and Norwich School to conduct IB & A-Level Subjects Webinar on 11 June 2021, Friday at 5:30pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.

    The objective of Webinar is to help students who are aiming to start lower sixth in Sep2022 to choose their subjects for AL or IB.



    Date:
    8 May 2021 - 8 May 2021
    Time:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Details:
    We are honoured to have invited the Director of Admissions of Abingdon School (Mrs Jane Jørgensen), Head of Boarding (Mr Matt Kendry) to conduct a Webinar on 8 May 2021, Saturday at 5:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.






    Date:
    7 May 2021 - 7 May 2021
    Time:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Details:
    Queen’s Gate School is an independent day school for girls between the ages of 4 to 18 years. The school is located in Central London. The school will conduct a Webinar on 7 May 2021, Friday at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this seminar.




    Date:
    30 April 2021 - 30 April 2021
    Time:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Details:
    We are honoured to have invited the Headmistress of Badminton School (Mrs Rebecca Tear) to conduct a Webinar on 30 April 2021, Friday at 6:00pm (HK time), and you are cordially invited to attend this Webinar.






    Date:
    24 April 2021 - 24 April 2021
    Time:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Details:
    We are honoured to have invited the Headmaster of Orwell Park School (Mr Adrian Brown) to conduct a Webinar on 24 April 2021, Saturday at 5:00pm (HK time).






    Date:
    27 March 2021 - 27 March 2021
    Time:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Details:
    How to stand out from the crowd – Academic Asia’s guide to making an impression with your application!

    Academic Asia is inviting families to a webinar where we will be providing useful information and advice on how best to prepare UK school applications. The webinar will aim to make sure that families know what schools are looking for and also provide hints and tips on presenting the most impressive applications.

    Programme:
    1. Presentation from Academic Asia
    2. Experience and advice from scholars
    3. A parent’s viewpoint of the application process
    4. Questions and Answers

    The webinar will be conducted in Cantonese and is aimed at students applying for entry in September 2022 onwards.




    Date:
    20 March 2021 - 20 March 2021
    Time:
    5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Details:
    Shrewsbury School will conduct a Virtual Seminar aimed at applicants for September 2022 on 20 March 2021, Saturday at 5pm, and you are cordially invited to attend this Seminar which will be:
    • Pre-recorded film – Introduction from Mr Leo Winkley, Headmaster
    • Live Zoom Presentation by Mr Martin Cropper, Director of Admissions, to include two current Shrewsbury School students from Hong Kong
    • Live Zoom Question and Answer Session for prospective parents and students, joined by:
      • Mr Martin Cropper, Director of Admissions
      • Ms Betty Ip – Chair of Friends of Shrewsbury School Hong Kong
      • Two current Shrewsbury School students from Hong Kong





    Date:
    6 February 2021 - 6 February 2021
    Time:
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Details:
    Radley offers an environment for boys to grow in self-confidence, thrive academically, and make the most of an enormous range of opportunities. The door is open to any talented candidates who wish to join us in the pursuit of excellence.

    Virtually meet with the Warden of Radley College (Mr. John Moule) on 6 February (Saturday) at 6pm(HK time)