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28 Sep 2023 5 min read

Carfax Education publish The Schools Index, 2023 Edition: Featuring the top 125 private schools in the world

Carfax Education has published its fourth annual Schools Index, the leading international index of the top 125 private schools. 



5 Apr 2022 4 min read

Student Profiling: What is it and how does it work?

There are always many decisions to make as part of a child’s education journey and our Carfax consultants are firm believers that to make clear and confident choices you need information. In order for us to be able to give our clients the best possible advice, we use a suite of online profiling tools which help us to ascertain a student’s interests, academic ability and motivations. Armed with this information making decisions about university choices, school placement options and careers planning all become much easier.



5 Apr 2022 3 min read

The Spear's Schools Index, in Partnership with Carfax Education

Carfax Education, the leading global education group, today announced the launch of the second annual Spear’s Schools Index, the only official international ranking of top private schools.



13 Sep 2023

Everything you need to know about Homeschooling

Homeschooling has often been seen as an exception and a slightly quirky choice to make for educating your child. However, this perception is rapidly changing as families across the world embrace this style of education.



25 May 2022

Learning through Summer Fun

We are thrilled to be featured in Yalla Abu Dhabi this month. Clare Preston, our Head of Carfax Tutors UAE, reveals how a fun and relaxing summer can also be a time to introduce your children to education activities to set them up for the school year ahead.



15 Jun 2023

UK Student Visa Guide

A UK Student Visa is designed for those who want to study in the UK, studying a course for more than 6 months, at a licensed educational institute. Our education consultants have many years of experience in student immigration and visa applications, and are familiar with the related laws and regulations and currently registered with the Office of Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC), so you’re in good hands! Continue reading to learn more about the Application process...



1 Jul 2023

Preparing to start university

Moving to university is a big step for a student and their parents! For students, the move to university is an exciting, fresh start which will bring friends, freedom, and fun. For parents, proud as you are of your child’s achievements, you are worried about how they will survive this exciting new challenge. Fiona, who has seen four of her children through University shares her top tips to help students feel prepared and parents feel reassured.



6 Sep 2022 5 min read

Carfax Education launches 3rd annual global private schools index, in partnership with Spear’s Magazine

Carfax Education, the global education consultancy, today announced the launch of the third annual Spear’s Schools Index, the only official international ranking of top private schools. In partnership with Spear’s, the award-winning magazine for high-net-worth individuals, Carfax Education has released its third global index, which lists the 100 very best private schools around the world.



6 Apr 2022

Residential Tutoring London

Welcome to Carfax Tutors, we offer outstanding residential tutoring in London and throughout the world.



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