University & College Admissions

Applying for university this year? Our range of university admission and application guides provide tips on a number of topics, including whether to apply for an MBA, going through UCAS Clearing, and how to write a top personal statement.

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The Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA) is listed as part of the entry requirements into some colleges.
Your ability to articulate who you are and why you should be admitted is up to you; the admissions office does not know you. The best way of achieving these goals is through your statement of purpose....
How could you write the most convincing and genuine personal statement? We have talked with experts from an essay writing service and made a list of tips and tricks you could put to practice..
Let’s look at what you should keep in mind when it comes to a personal statement and how to prepare one for Oxbridge.
What exactly makes a great personal statement? What should you include, and what is better to leave out?
Applying for university is a whirlwind process.  It’s one of the first important decisions you’ll ever make. So for...
This post was originally published in January 2013 but has been updated to reflect changes to the UCAS application deadline...
Don’t panic if you’ve applied to university through UCAS, but haven’t received any offers. UCAS Extra, open from the end of...
If you’ve applied to start university this autumn, you will either have received replies from all your choices, or still be...