A Sixth Form College in Bahrain

At our Sixth Form in Bahrain, students may choose from an exciting range of courses and options. We offer International A Levels, A Levels, and Business and Technology Council (BTEC) courses so that students may choose their ideal mode of study.

Entering Sixth Form education is a monumental event for 16-year-olds. The transition from secondary education can be challenging, so to ensure a smooth introduction to our welcoming environment, students are supported by an experienced and committed Pastoral Team, who help learners acclimatise to their new setting and gain outstanding outcomes in their courses.

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Why Choose our Sixth Form College in Bahrain?

Our Sixth Form has built a stellar reputation for academic excellence. We are the top Sixth Form in Bahrain for A Level results and help learners fully explore their potential. Our students gain excellent enrichment and pastoral support to ensure they emerge from their education as well-rounded individuals who possess high-quality international qualifications, wide-ranging key skills, and valuable practical experience.

A great number of exciting opportunities have been incorporated into the Sixth Form experience to enable students to take an active role in school life and develop their own personal interests. Prospects for student leadership are numerous and include involvement in the prefect team and committees that focus on student affairs, the environment, and charity work.

Sixth Form learners are encouraged to make the most of their time in Years 12 and 13 and build an excellent CV that will strengthen their university applications. Our aim is to prepare them to adjust to academic demands in a Sixth Form environment that is fast-paced, yet supportive and effectively equips individuals to thrive in a constantly-evolving global context. We are proud that the vast majority of our graduates gain admission to world-leading universities.



How Can our School Benefit You? Hear from our Deputy Head (Academics)

At our Sixth Form School in Bahrain, students gain an outstanding British education. They thoroughly enjoy their education and attain excellent results and internationally-recognised qualifications. Hear more from Mr. Ken Winstanley, our Deputy Head (Academics).

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

For students who wish to study the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, this is exclusively available through our sister school, King's Interhigh. The IB curriculum is delivered and supported online, through King's Interhigh, guided by the BSB Sixth Form team, who will assist in the day to day management of workload, meeting deadlines and work submission, as well as provide the pastoral platform to support the wider aspects of the IB curriculum, such as the extended essay and CAS activities. BSB will also guide and shape the university applications in collaboration with the team at King's Interhigh, ensuring that students are given maximal support on every step of their journey.

Sixth Form Curriculum

At our Sixth Form in Bahrain, students may choose between two curriculum pathways. They may follow the Advanced Level (A Level) route or undertake the vocational BTEC Diploma. Both pathways present an exciting number of course options and lead to in-depth study, core subject knowledge, and globally sought-after qualifications.

Our Sixth Form curriculum aims to:

  • Provide a world-class education
  • Ensure full preparation for college/university study
  • Develop academic potential to the fullest
  • Increase confidence and a sense of independence
  • Help develop individuals into responsible young adults

Our Sixth Form curriculum is challenging and requires young adults to demonstrate independence, hard-work and discipline. To guide this process of discovery, students receive in-class support from excellent teachers and have the freedom to explore their passions and interests alongside their chosen subjects with access to one of the most extensive co-curricular programmes in the country.

Sixth Form Subjects

  • Mathematics
  • Further Mathematics
  • Arabic
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Physical Education
  • Geography
  • Computer Science
  • Business
  • English Literature 
  • French 
  • Spanish
  • Art
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Psychology
  • History
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Applied Science
  • Sport Science
  • IT
  • Business

Sixth Form Entry Requirements

Sixth Form applicants require a minimum of five passes at grade C or above at IGCSE level. To qualify for any course in Year 12, applicants must possess qualifications in English and Mathematics. A grade B in the prospective subject of study is also required.

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Sixth Form Teachers

Our Sixth Form teaching staff comprises experienced educators who deliver lessons with passion and enthusiasm. In Years 12 and 13, teachers continue applying the school's student-centred approach to enable learners to achieve their predicted grades. 

During lessons, teachers consolidate critical concepts learned in earlier years and expand upon class-based lessons by organising interactive class discussions, workshops, trips, and guest speakers.

Additionally, our Sixth Form teachers understand the importance of ongoing review and provide regular in-depth feedback to help students attain, and at times exceed, their learning objectives.

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