Applying to University

Applying to University

    • What university guide - Guidance on: the best route to your dream job, check what other students with the same A-levels as you did, find open days, find out about universities that interest you and much more.
    • University open days directory - Search for all university open days
    • Russell Group - The Russell Group are 24 world-class, research-intensive universities.
    • University League Tables - The Guardian University League Tables 2018
    • UCAS - Discover, apply and track your university course application.
    • UCAS Tariff Calculator - Understand the entry requirements for your university course with the UCAS Tariff Points Calculator. Search by qualification or the subjects you are studying.
    • UCAS a Parent’s Guide - Everything you need to support your child with their higher education choices
    • Student Finance - Sign in or register for student finance online
    • Student Finance calculator - Use the student finance calculator to estimate: student loans, extra student funding, eg if you’re disabled or have children.
    • Student Loans Mythbusting - Student Loans Explained – By the Money Saving Expert
    • Scholarship Search - Search for a scholarship online
    • Student grants, bursaries and scholarships - UK Government website for NHS bursaries, 16 to 19 Bursary Fund, Disability Living Allowance. Funding for parents, carers, adult learners, students from overseas
    • Which? University - Search and filter courses by your hoped-for A-level grades
    • What Do Graduates Do? - What do graduates do? Presents findings from the Higher Education Statistics Agency’s Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey (DLHE).
    • Unistats - The official website for comparing UK higher education course data. Includes official data for undergraduate courses on each university and college’s satisfaction scores in the National Student Survey, jobs and salaries after study and other key information for prospective students.
    • The Student Room - The largest student community in the world! Discuss anything from universities, health, lifestyle, relationships and more.
    • UKCAT - The UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) is an admissions test used by a consortium of UK Universities for their medical and dental degree programmes.
    • BMAT - BioMedical Admissions Test (BMAT)
    • LNAT - The LNAT is used by universities to help them select people for their undergraduate law courses.

 

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Careers Contact

Mr James Shaw

Careers Advisor

james.shaw@thecedarsacademy.org.uk