APPLYING TO UNIVERSITY
Information for students who want to apply to university/Higher Education.
UCAS WIDGET -Click on the icon to access information and guidance on going to uni
What do Graduates do?-www.hecsu.ac.uk/current_projects_what_do_graduates_do.htm
What can I do with my degree? http://www.insidecareers.co.uk/career-advice/what-can-i-do-with-degree/
Which kind of university is best for you? A quiz from the Student Room. https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/content.php?r=26984-What-kind-of-university-is-best-for-you
GROWS is a group of Gloucestershire colleges (inc SGS College) and universities that help students with higher education choices- https://www.grows.ac.uk/- Visit their Quick Guides to see how the website can help you.
If you are unsure as to what or where you want to study, then use the following guidance pack Higher Education Pack 2019 Entry
To help you write the most competitive applications, the University of Roehampton has put together some helpful advice on personal statements.
The Student Room has a personal statement builder, as well as examples-www.thestudentroom.co.uk/personal_statement_builder/basic_information
You do need to register with the site to use the builder. This website is also useful for asking questions on their forums about university.
Applying to Oxbridge -deadline date 15th October!!!!
So You Think You’re Clever – How would you poison someone without the police finding out? (Medicine, Cambridge) What makes a strong woman? (Theology, Oxford) Instead of politicians, why don’t we let the managers of IKEA run the country? (Social and Political Sciences, Cambridge) How do you organise a successful revolution? (History, Oxford) Whether you’re interested in going to Oxbridge or just want to give your brain a workout, explore just what it means to be genuinely clever – rather than just smart.
Check out the web links for help with applying to Oxbridge
Oxford University- www.ox.ac.uk
Cambridge University- www.cam.ac.uk
Click on the link below to access information about degree apprenticeships.