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Advice on applying

We have lots of resources below to help you with the university application process, from choosing a course to writing your personal statement. Your guide to Higher Education is the best place to start as it provides a fantastic overview of the application process and life at university. Our overview of useful websites can point you in the right direction if you are looking for something in particular and our Higher Education Jargon Buster will help you to get in the know about some key terms you will come across in your journey to higher education.

If you want to find out more information on the qualifications that we accept you can find out more here. We have also created a guide on BTECs which you can read here - Getting into university with a BTEC. We also have a T levels poster to help explain T level requirements and a T levels FAQs guide.

It can be difficult deciding which course it is you want to study, especially as there are so many! Watch the video below to get some tips on how to choose. Once you have decided on your course you will need to spend some time exploring it. Our guide on how to explore your subject is packed full of useful tips and links for this.

Once you are ready to start your personal statement take a look at our guide on crafting a great personal statement and check out the video below for even more tips. 

You may be eligible for a contextual offer. Find out more on our contextual offer page or check out the video below.