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Articles tagged with Reach Higher

At Kings, we encourage everyone to be the best that they can be. We want our students, and our staff, to set themselves new and ambitious challenges. We want them not only to achieve their goals, but to exceed them. In short, everyone at Kings is encouraged to Reach Higher. 

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Studying Law as a way to help people in need

12 Oct, 2015

Yong Ren Leu (Daniel) from Singapore went from Kings to study Law at the University of Leicester. His ambition has always been to use Law as a means of helping people less fortunate than himself. 

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A sought-after placement at one of the world’s best hotels

14 Jul, 2015

Dana Kanibolotska studied the Level 4 Diploma in Hospitality Management at Kings Bournemouth before winning a place to study International Hospitality Management at Oxford Brookes University. She recently started a sought-after work placement at the world-renowned Savoy Hotel in London, and we caught up with her to find out about her experience there so far.

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Pursuing a career in the United Nations

8 Jul, 2015

Chan Hyeon Hur (Ryan) from South Korea spent a year studying English at Kings Boston. His plans for the future involve working for the United Nations, and he recently spoke at the National Model United Nations in New York, which he prepared for with the help of his teachers at Kings.  

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My UK university degree: a route into the wonderful world of fashion

1 Jul, 2015

Former Kings London student Irina Gorskaia is taking a degree in Fashion, Media and Marketing at Winchester University. We caught up with her to find out about how her degree has lead to placements with a range of fashion designers, and working behind the scenes at world-famous London Fashion Week.

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From university in the UK to a Masters in France

5 Jun, 2015

Gaini Bishekova, from Kazakhstan, studied A-levels at Kings Oxford before winning a place to study Economics at Warwick University. After working for two years as a business consultant following her graduation, she decided to come to France to study for a Masters in Corporate Financial Management.

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A year in industry: experiencing the world of work

27 Mar, 2015

Tobias Chang Pico, from Venezuela, worked hard on his Foundation course at Kings to win a place to study Business with Economics at university. He is currently enjoying a sought after work placement in the Finance department of a London firm, where he has met the challenges of successfully performing and integrating in a professional environment in the UK. 

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Pursuing the dream of becoming a doctor

20 Jan, 2015

Ping Hei Cheng (Jacky) from Hong Kong studied very hard at Kings to achieve his goal of winning a place to study Medicine. After achieving fantastic A-level results — A*s in Maths, Chemistry and A’s in Physics and Biology, he got the offer of a place at prestigious Queen’s University Belfast.

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Beginning a new life far from home – Liza’s story

22 Dec, 2014

Liza Zalogina made the huge move from Vladivostok in eastern Russia to Los Angeles to study at Marymount California University. We accompanied her on her journey.

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A Kings scholarship and a world-class university

17 Nov, 2014

Chuhan Zhang (Zinia) recently started an Engineering degree at the University of Oxford. She achieved outstanding A-level grades and was a recipient of the sought-after Kings scholarship. We met up with her to find out about university life so far.

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