International Applicants

If you are an international student who wants to study for widely recognised qualifications, being taught by subject specialists in small groups where you receive individual attention, look no further.

UK Independent School

We welcome applications from families living overseas and, as part of the international Cognita group of schools, we have experts in this area to fully support you through the admissions process.

International Students

Please download, print and complete the registration form and post it to Hydesville Tower School together with your registration fee in the amount of £50. Our admissions team will then be in touch. We will listen to your requirements and endeavour to answer all your questions so you can be confident that Hydesville Tower is the right school for your child.

Once you are ready to submit your application please do so ensuring you have the following items:

Application Form

Completed application form with full contact details for student and parent/guardian.


Your official transcripts from your previous school, both in the original language and translated into English.

Language Tests

We would conduct a brief interview to assess your level of spoken and written English. If you already have an IELTS or a TOEFL score please let us know by sending a copy.


A copy of your passport. If a passport is not available at the time of application only a conditional offer can be issued upon receipt before confirmation.

Tier 4 Visa

A copy of any previous Tier 4 visa’s with relevant transcripts for that institution (if any).


UK school reference for students transferring from a UK school (if any).

If you have been in touch with an approved agent in your country then you can return your completed form to your agent.

Availability Check

We will check there is a place available.

Entry Requirements Check

We will ensure your child has the necessary English language and academic entry requirement.

Offer of a Place

If there is a place available and the entry requirements are met, we will write with a formal offer of a place.


To confirm your acceptance and secure the place you will be asked to pay a portion of the tuition fees upfront.

Visa Application

We will issue you with a CAS number which you will need when applying for a visa to study in the UK.