We have 10 great reasons why you should take some time out after further education.
Take a look at our gap year ideas for inspiration for what your time out could involve.
Want an adventure with added security? Placements with a gap year agency are ideal.
Many students who opt to take a Gap year decide they want to see more of the world.
Didn't do as well in your exams as you hoped? Consider retaking exams during a Gap year to boost your grades.
Giving up time to help out under-developed communities is a popular choice with Gappers who want to make a difference.
Some students choose to spend their Gap year gaining new knowledge and skills.