International Entry

International applicants! If you are thinking of applying to Christ’s Hospital for a place to join us in September 2024 or 2025, and you have some questions please email us now to book a video conference call, we would love to hear from you.

International Entry

Christ’s Hospital prides itself on being a very friendly School and gives a warm welcome to all of our international students.

Christ’s Hospital is the only co-educational “Full Boarding” school in the South of England

  • The school is just 20 minutes from London Gatwick airport, 45 minutes from London Heathrow airport and 60 minutes from central London
  • 830 of our 900 students board, so international students always feel part of a big community seven days a week
  • The student population is exactly 50% boys and 50% girls
  • As well as having a full seven-day programme of academic/sport/music/arts and extra curricular activity students benefit from having the school staff living on site, meaning that support is available whenever needed

 Only 12% of students are international

  • Our international parents welcome the high proportion (88%) of UK students

 Excellent academic and broader curriculum results

  • Christ’s Hospital students are consistently among the top performing in the country at GCSE and 6th Form (A-level)
  • 98% of students go on to top universities in the UK/overseas, including 8-10 each year to Oxford and Cambridge
  • Christ’s Hospital has particular excellence in music

 History, traditions and networks

  • Founded in 1552 by King Edward VI, Christ’s Hospital has many interesting historic traditions including a unique and prestigious uniform
  • The School has very strong links with the City of London
  • Christ’s Hospital has a very active global alumni network 

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