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Dual application to universities and conservatoires

Jan 2019

My daughter wants to apply to read English and Drama at university but also to apply to conservatoires. Does it all go on the one UCAS form with the usual five choices or does she apply for conservatoires separately? If it is the latter, can she apply to five universities and five conservatoire?

APPLYING CONSERVATOIRES UCAS
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She can apply through both routes, thus having 10 or 11 choices. Please be aware of the timelines for each process as deadline dates are different. For Conservatoires, the deadline for applications is early October, for UCAS the deadline is mid-January. See our article on applying to UCAS for a full breakdown of application deadlines. And, for more information on conservatoire applications, read our article on UCAS performing arts applications.

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