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Choosing a University

Every course and every university is different and each student wants different things.

The chances of finding a perfect match can be a challenge despite over 150 universities and university-level higher education colleges in the UK and the wide range of courses available. You will almost certainly need to decide what is most important to you.

So choosing the the right course at the right university for you will require some research.

This will then free you up to focus on your studies and ensure that you hit the grades which will actually get you to your univeristy and your course of choice.

Good luck!

So how do you go about choosing a university?

For some, the choice of subject and type of course will narrow down the number of possible universities to just a few.

It is costly to change courses or change universities and difficult to break the news to your parents and friends.

If you are considering studying overseas, at a university in another country, read our International section for ideas and advice.

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