Posted: Monday, December 1, 2014 12:00 AM
Making the most of Mini multiple interviews (MMI's) by our student blogger Catlin
Faced with many applicants with identical GCSE and AS grades, some universities are now using Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs) to ensure they select the best candidates for their courses (particularly in healthcare). F...
Posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 12:00 AM
Talia blogs about finalising your university choices
Talia, one of our student bloggers, grapples with university choices. Your Personal Statement is ready. You’ve got your references sorted. You’ve managed to remember all of your grades from GCSE and AS. The only probl...
Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014 12:00 AM
Five things to consider before your university open day
Our friends at the Student Room have some great advice about the five things to consider before your university open day. Open days are hugely important when you're deciding which universities you'll apply to. Sure, y...
Posted: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 12:00 AM
Caitlin's latest blog - it's decision making time
Caitlin, one of our student bloggers, talks about some of the decisions that need to be made after results day. As results day approaches, you may have to make some important decisions. If, like me you’re going into ...
Posted: Friday, August 8, 2014 12:00 AM
Clearing – What To Do on the Big Day
The first thing to say is that you should seek Clearing advice from your teachers and careers officers as they will be able to guide you through the process, and you should look at advice sites such as UCAS and the Te...
Posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014 12:00 AM
Getting Ready for Clearing...
If you are reading this at the beginning of August then we assume you are either: A student who thinks they have not done enough to get the necessary grades Or A student who thinks they have done OK, but is just ma...
Posted: Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:00 AM
Replying to offers: your game strategy
Johnny Rich, Founder of Push, shares advice on how and when to respond to uni offers. Choosing five unis and getting your application off to UCAS isn’t always easy, but that’s just the beginning. The real game starts ...
Posted: Monday, July 14, 2014 12:00 AM
Talia's latest blog with some pros and cons of uni
Talia, one of our student bloggers, shares some pros and cons of university to help you answer the "should I go to uni?" question. With exams well out of the way and results day in the distant future, some of you will...
Posted: Thursday, July 3, 2014 12:00 AM
Caitlin's latest blog - things to think about when choosing a uni
Caitlin, one of our student bloggers, provides a light-hearted look at university open days and things to think about when making your decisions. With the last exam an already fading memory, a rush of adrenaline hits ...
Posted: Monday, June 16, 2014 12:00 AM
All about scholarships, grants, bursaries – free money towards your degree costs.
Karen Kennard from the Scholarship Hub has some great advice on finding scholarships for university. Scholarships, grants and bursaries are financial awards that are designed to help support students financially thro...