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Thinking about starting University? Over the next year we’ll be releasing weekly activities, challenges and guides to help you get ready for your first term. Picking a course, securing finance, making your application and moving in – we’ve got it all covered. Stop by each week to keep up-to-date with the latest.

Week 2

18 September 2017

Choosing a career: Let’s talk lifestyle

Choosing a career based on your skills and interests is a great way to go, but there’s something else to consider: what kind of life do you want to lead?

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Week 3: Is university right for you?

September is coming-up fast - you’ll soon be out of mandatory full-time education. Find out if University is the best way to get ahead in your dream career.

25 September 2017

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Week 4: What are the different types of degree?

It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the huge variety of degrees on offer. Find out about the different types of degree before making a decision on what to study.

2 October 2017

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Week 5: Make a statement with your personal statement

Writing about yourself can be difficult, particularly if you are trying to impress the reader. Read our guide.

9 October 2017

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Week 6: Registering with UCAS

UCAS is the system you use to apply for an undergraduate degree. Registering can be a bit of a pain, but this short guide will help you to navigate the jargon.

16 October 2017

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Week 7: 11 ways to get the most out of an open day

Not quite sure which course to do? Or at which uni? Going to a university open day could really help you to make that all important decision.

23 October 2017

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Week 8: Choosing the right course

Read our top tips for choosing the right degree. Find out what questions to ask, who to ask them to, and what to look out for while doing your research.

30 October 2017

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