Why Choose Varndean College Courses for International Students?

Our INTERNATIONAL students gain the best grades and succeed entry to a university of their choice. 


  • Our beautiful location
  • Welcomes 16-19 year olds
  • Study English, International Baccalaureate or A levels
  • Combine English plus 1-4 Academic Subjects in Design, Film, Fine Arts, Biology, Chemistry, IT, History, Law, Politics, Psychology, Economics and many more
  • Study for 3-6-9 or 18 Months – Entry points January, June and Sept
  • Internationally recognised qualifications including preparation for IELTS
  • Long history, founded in 1880
  • 1500 students per year, 70 International students from around 15 different nationalities
  • You will have the opportunity to study and share clubs/activities with UK students
  • An International Department offering advice and support to all international students
  • Participate in any of our clubs, sport and societies (Art, Badminton, Basketball, Chess, Creative writing, Fitness, Volunteering in various projects, Netball, Orchestra, Choir, Taekwondo, Politics Society and many more). You will take part in these activities alongside British students.

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