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Thu, 02/07/2020 - 17:15
Body: Below are a number of links that provide examples of Common App essays. We hope they inspire you and help you to write your own unique essay for your college application. Please do not copy them, as...
Thu, 18/06/2020 - 11:36
Body: Writing a personal statement is probably one of the most difficult parts of the UCAS application form. Many students will not have done much creative writing since GCSE, and even if you...
Tue, 09/06/2020 - 11:36
Body: What date is A level results day? Thursday 13 August 2020 (SQA results in Scotland on Tuesday 4 August 2020). This is despite the Covid-19 pandemic, with results now being based on a number of...
Thu, 21/05/2020 - 09:23
Body: There are many different questions you may be asked at your medicine university interview, so we've provided a comprehensive list of those commonly asked by medicine admissions tutors at UK...
Tue, 19/05/2020 - 21:40
Body: GCSE results day always comes around faster than you might think – and the grades that you get will at least in the short term shape what you can and can’t do. It is vital that you know what you’...
Mon, 18/05/2020 - 12:20
Body: Struggling to start writing that dreaded college essay? Unfortunately, not all colleges across the country are members of either the Common Application or the Universal College Application and...
Thu, 07/05/2020 - 13:54
Body: Applying to graduate school means you will be required to complete a standard entrance examination. The idea behind these tests is to allow admissions tutors to see which applicants are up to...
Tue, 05/05/2020 - 16:56
Body: Our personal statement style guide provides further tips and advice to help you through the writing process, and secure places on your chosen programs. When putting together your statement, think...
Tue, 05/05/2020 - 16:35
Body: Below is a set of US graduate school personal statement examples, covering different subject areas, to help your write your own. Please use these as inspiration only for your own statement, and do...
Tue, 05/05/2020 - 13:18
Body: Writing a personal statement for graduate school is an important part of the application process. Our guide will ensure you start drafting in plenty of time, and help you create a successful, well-...
Mon, 04/05/2020 - 11:24
Body: It may be tempting to cram as much as you can into your backpack, but packing too much can lead to problems further down the road, such as a sore back and aching limbs. However, it’s also important...
Mon, 04/05/2020 - 11:19
Body: A shocking number of gap year travellers leave for their trip each year without travel insurance. Make sure you have an organised and comprehensive travel insurance policy sorted out before you go,...
Mon, 04/05/2020 - 11:18
Body: While your gap year travel insurance is likely to cover your health, including any accidents you may have, it's always a good idea to take precautions to keep yourself as healthy as possible. Like...
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 20:19
Body: Choosing a degree may seem like a daunting task, with hundreds of courses now being offered by over 150 universities across the UK, and many universities also offering joint degrees, allowing you to...
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 16:36
Body: If you are planning to study in the United Kingdom and want to attend a publicly funded university or college, your fee status (whether you pay full-cost fees or a subsidised fee rate) will be...
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 15:28
Body: When you arrive in the UK, you must show certain documents and declare your intentions to study as a student to the immigration officer. You will need: a valid passport a visa (if you are a...
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 15:01
Body: What are the entry requirements for UK universities? Minimum entry requirements are set for each course as a guide to the level of education required and help the universities and colleges choose...
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 13:09
Body: The UK has been welcoming international students to its universities and colleges for many years. In 2016/17, there were around 1.6 million full-time undergraduate students in higher education,...
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 11:20
Body: If you are completing a PhD application, you may be required to write a personal statement, although you will find this is less common for PhD applications than those for Masters courses. Typically...
Sun, 03/05/2020 - 11:14
Body: Once you've decided on the department(s) and supervisor(s) you are going to contact and apply to, it is likely you will need to submit an academic CV as part of your application.  For a PhD...

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