World Class University Offers for Kristin School Graduates

Just as many graduates of 2018 begin to settle excitedly into university environments across New Zealand and Australia; many international applicants start to hear about offers of acceptance from further afield, most from institutions ranked in the Times Higher Education (THE) World’s Top 50.

Jake Lyons, who recently returned from the UK following his Cambridge interview, has been offered a place to read Mathematics at St John’s College, University of Cambridge. Jake is an exceptional mathematician, we congratulate him on this outstanding achievement and wish him the best of luck with the final phase of his application which is the STEP examination.

Mathis Bitton is delighted to be putting plans into action to attend Yale University later this year. He is delighted to have this opportunity to explore his passion for Philosophy, Economics and Politics further. Headed to the USA with him is Jayden Jiao who will be settling into a new life in New York city at NYU.

Meanwhile Macsen Sisam has already begun his American journey as a student athlete, starting his undergraduate program at the prestigious Vanderbilt University with a scholarship for Tennis.

Kane Wang, who achieved 45/45 in the IB Diploma Programme, is celebrating an offer to read Economics and Mathematics with a full financial scholarship at HKUST. This Hong Kong based university specialises in his chosen field and is currently ranked 23rd THE World Rankings for Engineering. Kane also holds offers in the UK for UCL and Warwick universities. London continues to be a popular destination for Kristin students with a further 8 students holding offers from University College London (THE World Ranking #14) and an additional 8 at
Imperial College London (THE World Ranking #9). A further 6 offers have just come in from Kings College London (THE World Ranking #38)

These world class acceptances are a testament to the hard work and talent of Kristin students as well as the high calibre of Tertiary Futures
support, pastoral care and quality teaching at Kristin School.

Monday, February 11, 2019