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Applying to university

All you need to know to complete your university application. Find key dates, advice on writing your perfect personal statement, and interview tips.

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Guide to applying for Oxford and Cambridge

Applying to either Cambridge or Oxford – together known as 'Oxbridge' – can be different...

03 Sep 2021
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Tips for writing your personal statement

How to write a personal statement? It's difficult to know where to begin. Get hints and...

26 Aug 2021

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Mature students: Never too late

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Application advice for parents

Understand what it’s like when your child goes to university, how best to help them, and...

20 Aug 2021
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University interviews

University interviews can be daunting, especially if you have never had a formal...

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Applying for Medicine, Veterinary Medicine and Dentistry

To apply for Medicine, Veterinary Medicine and Dentistry, be prepared for the extra work,...

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Oxford vs Cambridge

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