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London

A level Art History does not make the cut in the new reform

AQA, the only exam board in the UK to offer History of Art A level, announced in October 2016 that they would not be reforming the qualification. In effect this meant that by 2018, when the full phase of the reform is complete, students would no longer have the option to study Art History before undergraduate level.

London

Writing a personal statement | The five-paragraph principle

James Barton, Director of Admissions at MPW London gives some advice on writing a memorable personal statement using the five-paragraph principle.

Birmingham

Catching up with former student Alex Moran

We catch up with former MPW Birmingham student Alex Moran to discuss studying Law at Birmingham University and his training for the upcoming European Triathlon Championships.

Birmingham

Greenfields

MPW Birmingham's annual magazine Greenfields is now available to download. The magazine reflects on field trips that have taken place over the last year as well as document the extra-curricular activities students have taken part in.

London

How to write a Personal Statement

Your Personal Statement is often your only way to ‘sell yourself’ to a university so it is very important that you take the time to make it the best that it possibly can be. This article contains advice and tips to help you write a winning university application.

London

Why are women 75% more likely to go to university than men?

The BBC recently published an article claiming “a baby girl born in 2016 would be 75% more likely to go to university than a boy, if current trends continue”. These figures are indeed alarming – but are they accurate?

London

Was the recent C1 paper too hard?

There have been many reports in the national press regarding the difficulty of the A level Edexcel Mathematics C1 paper, which thousands of year 12 students sat yesterday. Was it too hard or was the paper in line with expectations?

London

MPW's champions do it again!

The second CIFE football tournament was again held at England’s national training facility at St George’s during the Easter break. It is the highlight of the MPW football calendar.

Birmingham

House of Lords Awards Ceremony 2016

The arrival of a gold crested invitation to attend the annual CIFE colleges Awards Ceremony at the House of Lords was not only a huge honour for the students who had been nominated to receive a prestigious award, but also for the members of MPW staff who were able to celebrate their success.

Birmingham

Annual CIFE Football Tournament - St Georges Park

MPW Birmingham participated in the second CIFE football tournament which was held at the prestigious Saint George’s Park – the official training venue for England’s national football team.

Media Coverage

Daz Hale interviews MPW students live on the radio on A level results day

Source: Radio BBC WM    16th August 2018

MPW college celebrates bumper year of A level results - including record offers to study Medicine

Source: Birmingham Mail    16th August 2018

Exam Crunch: Easter Revision courses have never been so popular

Source: Essential Surrey    24th March 2017

New exams boost demand for 2017 Easter Revision

Source: CIFE, the Sixth-form Experts   26th February 2017

Making The Grade

Source: School Report     Spring Term 2017

Retakes: Cram in an extra exam or two

Source: The Sunday Times    21st August 2016

Easter Revision Courses for Surrey and London

Source: Essential Surrey    28th January 2016

From D to delight

Source: The Sunday Times     16th August 2015

Time for a new vision of revision?

Source: The Telegraph      24th January 2015

It pays to be top of the swots

Source: The Sunday Times      9th March 2014

Kick start the revision process: Easter A-level courses aren't just for pupils with poor grades

Source: Independent      7th March 2012

Could Easter revision courses give A-level results a boost?

Source: Independent      22nd October 2011

Top 10 ways to revise this Easter

Source: Independent      10th March 2009