On Monday, September 24, British International School, Phuket hosted representatives from nearly 100 colleges and universities from 16 different countries at the Phuket University Fair. About 500 students and parents from BISP and five other Phuket schools came to meet with the representatives. The admission officers were thrilled with the turnout. One commented, “This is […]
On Monday, September 24, 2018, the British International School, Phuket welcomes representatives from nearly 100 universities to our campus as we host the annual Phuket University Fair. In addition to BISP students, students from KIS, UWC, Headstart, and QSI, as well as teachers and parents, have been invited to the fair. In addition to the […]
University counsellor Dale Ford is in the United States of America representing BISP this week, as he attends the annual conference of the International Association for College Admission Counseling in New Orleans. The conference, attended by 1,400 high school counsellors and university admission officers from over 100 countries, is the largest in the world. Dale […]
Jacqui Brelsford, one of our university counsellors, has spent the last two weeks travelling the UK visiting universities. After attending the Universities and Colleges Application Services (UCAS) conference in Manchester, England, she set off to visit fifteen university campuses around Northern England and Scotland. Visiting university campuses and meeting representatives is important to the work […]
British International School, Phuket’s Dale Ford was awarded the Spring 2018 (Going the Extra Mile) GEM award from the International Association of College Admissions Counselling (IACAC). Dale is a University Counsellor at BISP. He has received many prestigious awards during his 27 year career in international school counselling. Including the “Peter Hauet Lifetime Achievement Award” in 2016, his profession’s highest member […]
As we head towards the final 6 weeks of this academic year, it is right that we make it a point to reflect and celebrate the work of BISTEK, BISP’s very own student-led technical team! The team is currently made up of 16 students ranging from Year 9 – Year 12. They meet once a week […]
At the end of June 2018, each BISP family will receive a copy of the BISP Yearbook for 2017-18. This book showcases the learning opportunities and events which students have enjoyed throughout the past school year. Advertising opportunities within the Yearbook are possible and details are listed below. The deadline for design work is May […]
On April 27 – 28, BISP University Counsellor Dale Ford flew to Abu Dhabi as a guest of New York University’s global campus located there. He learned about NYU Abu Dhabi’s academics, undergraduate research programmes, student life, and alumni accomplishments. Mr. Ford met with admission officers, faculty members and students, toured the campus and residence […]
BISP University Counsellors continually work to enhance the school’s reputation and strengthen relationships with universities worldwide. On April 20-21, Dale Ford travelled to Singapore to speak at a global university counselling conference attended by 120 university admission officers and counsellors from all over Asia. His first session was designed to help less experienced counsellors understand […]
It’s not just tourists coming to Phuket in record numbers each year. So are university admission officers. In this academic year, the British International School, Phuket has welcomed admission officers from 150 institutions from 18 different countries. This is the highest number of admission officers to come to BISP in the history of the school. Phuket […]
This morning Chris Howson at Phuket News Live 89.5 welcomed BISP’s University Counsellors Dale Ford and Jacqui Brelsford on air to discuss our upcoming university fair and the process of selecting and applying to universities all over the world. Click here to listen to the live interview.
Next Monday November 13th is World Kindness day and the whole school will be taking part and spreading kindness. During the week leading up to it each student will write a kind note that will then be randomly distributed to another student in school on World Kindness Day. Students will be able to write down […]
Last week, Ms Brelsford, one of our university counsellors, visited Rangsit University in Bangkok, in order to see the campus and learn more about the admissions process. This was part of a two day trip, during which she also visited Mahidol University and Chulalongkorn University. By visiting the universities Ms Brelsford was able to gain […]
Short video of the ceremony The BISP faculty, staff and students gathered in remembrance of the Late beloved King Bhumibol Adulyadej, to sing the Royal anthem, raise Thailand’s flag to half-mast and observe a moment of silence.