University Consultant & School Leaver Options

Sarah enjoys encouraging students to maximise on their strengths, helping them to put together ambitious yet realistic university applications. She believes it is essential that students broaden their options, so that they are guided towards a degree choice that is right for them. Offering a highly personalised service, Sarah gives advice to students and parents on the different pathways available, taking all subjects into account from sciences through to the arts and humanities.

Sarah McWatters

Past roles and experience

Sarah has worked at London’s top Sixth Form Brampton College for ten years as the lead careers and higher education adviser. She brings her knowledge and expertise to Ivy Education by helping students create competitive applications to high ranking universities across the UK including Oxford, Cambridge, UCL, Imperial, and LSE for a broad range of subjects. She also helps students to manage applications to overseas universities including the US, Canada and Europe. In addition, Sarah specialises in Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary School choices, encouraging students to apply strategically after UCAT results are out.

Her MSc focused on undergraduate employability, so Sarah takes a keen interest in the routes that students take, starting with subject choices at GCSE and A level, through to building CVs whilst at university.

Areas of Expertise

  • GCSE, BTEC, A-Level, Pre-U & IB Choices
  • Degree & University Choices
  • UCAS Applications
  • Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary
  • Oxbridge
  • Personal Statements
  • Careers Advice
  • Apprenticeships & Internships
  • Gap Year Advice
  • Student CVs

Positions Held

  • Lead University Consultant at Brampton College
  • Independent Advisor to private clients in Central London