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Personal statements: subject guides

Tailoring your personal statement to your chosen subject is crucial when applying to university. Find your subject below and get tips from admissions tutors to learn how...

Plus, there are some things tutors will look for in your personal statement regardless of the subject you're applying to - make sure you're covering these braoder essentials too.


Find your subject below for subject-specific statement advice:

Accounting

Architecture

Art and design

Biology

Building

Business and management

Chemistry

Computer science

Dance

Dentistry

Drama

Economics


Engineering

English

Environmental science

Finance

Geography

History

Law

Marketing

Maths

Media and journalism


Medicine #1

Medicine #2

Midwifery 

Modern languages

Music

Nursing

Pharmacy

Photography

Philosophy

Physics


Physiotherapy

Planning

Politics


Psychology 

Social work

Sociology


Sports science 

Statistics

Teacher training and education

Veterinary medicine
 

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