Admissions / 16+ Entry


Applications for 16+ entry in 2020 have now closed.

Online application takes place between June and September the year before entry.

Applications for 16+ entry 2021 will open in June 2020.

We welcome applications from bright, motivated boys from all schools in London, the UK and abroad*.

All boys applying for 16+ entry must be under 17 years old on 31 August prior to starting in September. 

Please read the 16+ selection procedure before applying.

During online application applicants will be required to enter the Eighth Form (Year 12-13) subjects that they wish to study. Please refer to the courses booklet before applying.

In addition to completing an online application form, applicants will need to have available an electronic copy of:
·         their passport
·         250 word personal statement explaining why they would like to study at St Paul’s, including their extra-curricular interests and achievements.

For more details on the 16+ application process or for further advice, please email Elaine Sharp on

* Please visit the page on International Applicants

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