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From Ucas reference writing to entry requirements, course choices to Clearing, make sure your students have everything they need to successfully apply to university. Our quick guides and activities are packed with expert application tips and tricks.
Careers advice for supporting students with SEND

Useful tips for teachers and career advisers on how to give good careers advice to students with SEND. Includes advice and a...

Advice
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Careers resource: The Getting Into Uni Guide

A useful downloadable guide with timelines to help students understand the university application process and more, created in...

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Choose the right advanced-level subjects

Give your students the tools they need to make informed decisions about what subjects they might like to study after GCSEs.

Lesson activity
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Clearing 2017: a step-by-step guide

Download and print your free copy of the Which? University five-step guide to Clearing right here.

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Degree courses where work experience is essential

We explain which degree courses class work experience as an essential entry requirement.

Advice
3 min read
Entry requirements and alternatives to A-levels

BTECS, the IB, Access to HE courses... A-levels aren't the only qualification to take your students to university. Explore the...

Advice
4 min read
Showcase your skills and achievements

Get your students thinking about their key achievements and skills and ways to positively highlight these.

Lesson activity
15 min read
Start researching degree courses

Introduce your students to Which? University tools for searching for degree courses with this video-led lesson activity.

Lesson activity
15 min read
The Complete Guide to Oxbridge Applications

Are your students applying to Oxbridge? Our free, downloadable guide explains the process and what to expect in Oxford and Cambridge...

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Ucas reference writing: BTEC and vocational students

What do you need to consider when writing a reference for a vocational course?

Advice
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Ucas reference writing: IB students

Advice and tips on how to write a Ucas reference for an International Baccalaureate student.

Advice
3 min read
Ucas reference writing: a beginner’s guide

Are you a teacher writing a university Ucas reference for a student for the first time? Learn what you should include and how to...

Advice
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Ucas reference writing: common challenges

Find the answers to the most common problems and questions teachers face when writing a Ucas university reference for a student.

Advice
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Ucas reference writing: predicted grades and background information

We explain what background information is needed in a Ucas reference.

Advice
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Ucas reference writing: writing a positive and tailored reference

How teachers can ensure they focus on the positives in Ucas references.

Advice
4 min read
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