Tagged: University

Summer Work Experience – GP Placements

As part of the school’s programme to support More Able and Talented (MAT) pupils, Bishop Vaughan has helped pupils identify work experience and summer school opportunities. These activities form a crucial part of future university applications and will enable our pupils to attend top universities and over-subscribed degree subjects. Over...

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BVS Pupils Gain Places on Medical Work Experience Scheme

Ten pupils from Bishop Vaughan School have successfully applied for places on a new work experience scheme run by Swansea University Medical School. The innovative scheme helps pupils in Years 11 and 12 gain practical work experience with local GPs. Work experience is an essential requirement for medical degrees and...

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Year 9 Participate in Swansea University Engineering Workshop

A group of Year 9 pupils took part in an Engineering workshop today led by students from Swansea University. The workshop was part of the ‘Bloodhound’ project – engineers from Swansea University are working on making a car capable of travelling at 1000mph. BVS pupils were introduced to the Bloodhound...

BVS Students Selected for Healthcare Summer School

Four pupils from Year 11 have successfully earned places on a Healthcare Summer School at University College London Hospital. The pupils participated in a healthcare e-mentoring scheme run by the Mullany Fund earlier this year. The Mullany Fund is a charity that supports young people realise their full potential and ambitions in...