Post 18

University Applications, UCAS, Student Finance

Choosing the right University and the right course can be a daunting. It is also important that once you have decided what you want to do then your application represent the best you!

Choosing the right course.

Unifrog will help you research different courses and the qualifications needed 

There are also many websites that help you research different courses:


Writing your UCAS statement

Your UCAS statement is a really important part of your application. It is how you show the university that you are ambitious, motivated, passionate and that you will be a good student. Try to avoid generic statements, use examples, remember skills that you have and ensure that they get a statement that show the best of you.

You have a maximum of 4,000 characters and 47 lines to write your personal statement. It will be cut-off if you exceed this. There are lots of websites that will give you tips and guidance or show you examples:


Online Resources from Royal Holloway University

Applying to University

Choosing the Right University

Fees and Funding

Results Day

University Offers

Online Talks & Workshops


Video Resources


Personal Statements

Student Life

Student Finance


University Resources for Students and Parents

Parents University Guide from 'UniTasterDays'

Search University Events Here

Search for University Webinars Here

University Virtual Tours

Apprenticeship Real Experiences:

Useful Links & Information

Check out Unifrog for more information about all careers and Post 16 and Post 18 pathways Unifrog - The universal destinations platform.


For all post 18 options, wider next steps support and to apply for university you will need to go to UCAS | At the heart of connecting people to higher education .


Berkshire Opportunities website here


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