At TIS we use BridgeU for university and careers planning. Students in grade 9 to grade 12 have personal accounts that let them research their options and organise their applications.
TIS Online University Fair 2020
The 10th Annual TIS University Fair has moved online for 2020 with Cialfo. Over 120 universities from around the world will be participating Monday, September 21st and Tuesday, September 22nd from 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm. Students were given instructions to pre-register for specific university sessions.
Parents who would like to join should register using the information below.
Here are some useful links to help with your university research
If you know what you want to study and want to see the options from around the world, try Bachelorsportal by studyportals. They do not list everyone, but it might give you some ideas.
UCAS – start with Course Finder: make sure you check for your qualifications
College Board Big Future – huge list of US colleges: a great place to start your research
SAT – you can learn more and register for the test
Looking for help with your list? Try Unigo – interesting and interactive it might give you some new ideas
Want to see the campuses? Try eCampusTours – over 1300 schools to look at to give you some new ideas
College Portrait will help you whittle down your list by comparing 2 schools at a time.
School Finder – huge list of Canadian post secondary options
HONG KONG (By University):
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (UST – International)
University of Hong Kong (HKU – International)
AUSTRALIA (By State or Territory):
RANKINGS (Remember, many of these are newspapers ranking colleges and that you aren’t going to get the same results on all of the sites – choose carefully)
QS – one of the best-known rankings in the world that we use at TIS
Times Higher Education – one of the best-known rankings in the world
ARWU - Shanghai ranking
4icu – the most comprehensive list of schools we have found. We’re not sure of their criteria
MacLean’s – Canada is ranked by 3 categories: Medical Doctoral, Comprehensive, and Primarily Undergraduate