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Application Process

Entry at 13: almost all pupils join Eton aged 13 following a successful assessment in their UK School Year 6. For applications for entry in 2020 and beyond there are now two stages to the assessment; affecting applicants with a 10th birthday after 1 September 2016.

Please note applications for entry at age 13 in 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 are now closed UNLESS you are applying for one of the following:

King’s Scholarship – for full details please go to

Music Awards – for full details please go to

Entry in 2023 and beyond