Sobia - 11 Plus, 13 Plus, Other School Entrance, Biology, Chemistry, English, Maths, Physics, Psychology, Science and Other Sobia – 295


11 Plus, 13 Plus, Other School Entrance, Biology, Chemistry, English, Maths, Physics, Psychology, Science and Other

Sobia's biography:

Sobia is a highly experienced tutor in English and Sciences as well as private school entrance exams. She has been teaching and tutoring for fifteen plus years, and is very skilled at preparing students for Maths, English, Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning at 11+ and 13+. She also prepares students for 16+ exams in analytical reasoning, critical thinking and general papers as well as English and Sciences.

Sobia has extensive tutoring experience across the age groups, and has tutored Chemistry, Maths and Physics to GCSE, Biology, English and Psychology to A level and IB, and Biomedical Science and English to degree level. Sobia has worked with huge numbers of students both face to face and online. She has extensive experience of working with international students and understanding the unique challenges they face, as well as their academic needs.

Sobia's speciality is rigorous preparation for demanding school entrance exams and interviews at 11+, 13+ and 16+ level. She prepares students for Common Entrance pre-tests and exams as well as scholarship level exams. Sobia has a strong track record of success in preparing students for top independent schools such as Eton, St Pauls, Wycombe Abbey, Westminster and Brighton College amongst others. She has also coached children and helped them with interview techniques for schools such as CLC, Benenden, Wycombe Abbey, Eton and Westminster.

Sobia has helped numerous Biology, Psychology and English students gain excellent GCSE, A level and IB results, and has a solid background of success in helping students improve their grades at these levels. Originally a medical student at Kings before pursuing the arts, Sobia has helped students through the entrance procedures for medical school and other demanding courses, including personal statements and interview technique.

Sobia believes in thorough explanation, rigorous preparation and building confidence through good rapport. She has worked successfully with students who have ADHD and dyslexia, and she enjoys the challenge of enhancing learning in a way that suits the individual's learning style.

Sobia holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Education in Science, and degrees in Biomedical Sciences as well as English Literature. She is also a qualified professional hypnotherapist and coach for stress and anxiety as well as goal achievement. In her spare time Sobia is working on her first novel with the publisher Unbound, and enjoys books and travel.

Sobia's qualifications:

Sobia qualified to teach Science in 2002, and holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from Kingston University.

University NameName of degreeYear of graduation
Essex UniversityPhD English Literature2012
Open UniversityMA English Literature2006
King's College LondonBSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences1995

Sobia's International Baccalaureate (IB) experience:

Sobia has extensively tutored IB Biology, Psychology and English/English Literature over the last four years.

Recent testimonials:

"Sobia tutored my daughter who was not doing the common entrance as she was at an international school for 13+ scholarship exam for a British public school. She worked with her on English, Science and Maths. She has an excellent rapport with her and found the lessons stimulating and interesting. We would wholeheartedly recommend Sobia."

Wednesday, 15th July 2020

Parent of online 13+ student

Sobia is available for online tuition

Sobia is available for online tuition to students anywhere in the world. Find out more about online tuition.