Bell Location

South England




South England


Key Information
Location London and Cambridge, England
Established 1955
Famous For English Language, University Foundation, Pre-Masters
Key Information
Location London and Cambridge, England
Established 1955
Famous For English Language, University Foundation, Pre-Masters


Since 1955, Bell has provided outstanding education to students from around the world, transforming the lives of over one million people. Through our teaching approach developed with an Emeritus Professor at the University of Cambridge, The Bell Way encourages students to aim high, exceed their learning goals and become confident users of the English Language.

Bell was awarded 14 points of excellence in their recent British Council inspection, and the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) report in June 2018 also awarded them an ‘excellent’ rating: “Teaching is excellent and results in high levels of student progress. Teachers are experienced, well-qualified and have excellent subject knowledge.” 

Bell also prides itself on its nationality mix, and high-level of student care – with small class sizes, you can also expect a participative and personalised experience during your studies.

University Foundation Programme

Find your pathway to University with Bell’s University Foundation Programme. Choose to study either a Business, Science and Engineering, Humanities or Law Foundation to help you progress to a UK or English-medium University in your chosen discipline. On successful completion of Bell’s University Foundation Programme, we guarantee students will be offered a place at a University in the UK.

Students also have the opportunity to connect with over 32 of our partner universities through various events, activities and university trips.

Bell exclusively hosts the University +You fair where students meet a selection of universities from across the UK. We also offer a weekly programme of talks led by visiting speakers and lecturers from universities, to give students an insight into university life.

Masters Preparation Programme

For students who have graduated from university and want to study a postgraduate course in the UK, or a medium-speaking university, this course prepares you for every aspect of postgraduate study. It will improve your English, teach you the study skills for success on a Masters degree, and help you get the IELTS or GMAT score you need.


Students can choose from either homestay accommodation with a local family or residential accommodation a short walk from the school.


Bell’s University Foundation Pathways takes place at their Cambridge school. Cambridge has been home to Bell since 1955, it offers a picturesque study location, but you can easily access the historic city centre from the school. The school features impressive study, social and leisure facilities, including a games room, outdoor leisure and dining facilities as well as an on-site restaurant.

You might also be interested in...

Why was Stirling named ‘University of the Year’ for Sport?

Stirling became the first Scottish university to win the Times University Guide ‘Sports University of the Year’ prize this year. Find out… Read more

Finding Student Accommodation in London

Every year 400,000 international students from over 200 countries choose to study in London and, because of this huge number, there is a wide variety… Read more

Why Study at Leeds University Business School?

Leeds Business School is considered one of the best of its kind globally, and is one of a small number of business schools worldwide who hold triple accreditation… Read more

The Academic IELTS Test Format

Once you have completed your IELTS preparation lessons and feel you are at a good enough level to reach your target IELTS score for UK university entry,… Read more

Study in the UK with Bellerbys College

Bellerbys College is part of Study Group, a pathway provider where specially designed university-recognised courses help you to gain the academic, English… Read more

Interested in this School?

SI-UK's service is fast, reliable and efficient. Their consultants are specialists, working closely with all UK universities and, through my consultants' advice and application assistance, I was able to receive offers from my favoured universities.

Carla Termini King's College London, Accounting and Finance

  • Study at University of Glasgow
  • Study at University of Kent
  • Study at University of Oxford
  • Study at University of East Anglia
  • Study at London School of Economics
  • Study at University of Liverpool