Looking for all the benefits of a British boarding school education without the long-distance travel from Singapore? Epsom College in Malaysia is an hour’s flight away and costs just half the price of UK Public school*
Epsom College in Malaysia is a British boarding school that offers the best elements of renowned Epsom College UK, but with the benefit of being closer to home right across the border from Singapore. In fact this boarding school is just an hour’s flight away from Singapore and just 20 minutes from KL International Airport. If you’re looking for a boarding school that has a holistic approach to your child’s education, know that Epsom College in Malaysia offers all the all-round opportunities of a British education – academic, social, sporting and cultural – in a safe and supportive community.
Academic opportunities and great facilities
Students follow the English National Curriculum at Epsom College in Malaysia, and go on to prestigious universities, including Cambridge, Imperial, and LSE in the UK and Stanford, The University of Tokyo and Waseda in the U.S. and Japan.
Your child will be nurtured to their full potential under the individualised learning practice, achieved through the small class sizes and personalised academic guidance. Each class here has a maximum class size of 24 for Senior School and 18 for Prep School, so your child will get the support and attention they need throughout their education, which will prepare them for success in university and life beyond.
The facilities offered at Epsom College in Malaysia are pretty awesome. There’s a 50-acre private campus with the highest health and safety practices and state of the art facilities like FIFA approved Astroturf football pitches (which have hosted the Real Madrid Foundation Football Clinic) as well as professional squash courts, a swimming pool, amphitheatre, and music, art and drama facilities.
Another stand-out benefit of Epsom College in Malaysia is the preparation of students for life after school. Sixth Form students are guaranteed internships in Malaysia at companies like AirAsia and Ormond Group during their term breaks through Epsom College Malaysia’s internship placement programme.
How will your kids cope at boarding school?
When you leave your child in someone else’s care you want to have complete confidence that your child will be supported. Rest assured that the pastoral care at Epsom College Malaysia is excellent and modelled on UK practices. Boarders (from age 9 / Year 5) are looked after by the Housemasters/mistresses who ensure students develop the independence needed, balanced by attention and care to help them thrive.
What’s the cost of boarding school?
One drawback for many considering international boarding school for their child is substantial school fees. So it’s refreshing to know that at Epsom College, Malaysia all-in tuition and boarding fees start from just US$25,000 and that includes six return flight tickets a year from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur! Plus, students who enroll in Year 5 or Year 6 have the privilege to lock in their fees for the rest of their education at Epsom College, Malaysia. In terms of further financial aid, scholarships to Epsom College in Malaysia are available through the ECM Libra Foundation ASEAN Scholarship fund.
Ready to find out more about this successful British boarding school and see how your child can benefit? The next intake is August 2020, while Term 2 intake will be in January 2021. Speak to the admissions team today to find out how you can secure a place.
*Based on average UK Public school fees