EC2 (English College Year 2, or Upper Fifth Form) is suitable for students who...

  • are at least 14 years old, and
  • are proficient in English (B2 level or higher). 

In addition, they must either...

  • have successfully completed English College Year 1 at Hull's School, or
  • have left Swiss secondary schools (Sek A) with good reports (students who have attended a preparatory programme for Swiss grammar schools (Gymivorbereitung) are preferred), or
  • have completed the 3rd year of a Swiss six-year grammar school programme with a satisfactory report, or
  • have completed the 4th year of a Swiss six-year grammar school programme with an unsatisfactory report, or
  • have completed the Lower 5th Form at a UK school, or
  • have completed the penultimate year of the IB Middle Years Programme, or
  • have completed grade 9 or 10 at a Rudolf Steiner/Waldorf school. 


I enjoyed and value the college at Hull's school for its profound education and the incomparable location in the heart of Zurich.

Nathalie Zimmermann

Hull's School

Hull’s School not only pushed my international career goals, but during this period of my life, I connected with many fascinating and inspiring colleagues, who became very close friends and helped me build my professional network.

Eva Pellegrini