Routes of Study

A Choice for Every Learning Style

At Stonyhurst College, subject choices often determining the important next step before deciding on future university courses. The College offers two pathways of study – GCSE and Pre-IB. Each route provides a wide range of subjects to choose from and our teaching staff will be happy to discuss the available options, and help you to make the best decisions for your future. Offering the choice of GCSEs and Pre-IB means that at Stonyhurst, we can nurture individuals' talents and support them to be the best they can be. 

We achieve high academic results, and every pupil is enabled to fulfil his or her potential through our exceptionally high standard of teaching and pastoral care. Personal tutors, the Deputy Head and the Careers Department guide pupils in the important decisions they make about their future.

John Browne, Headmaster Stonyhurst



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