University


What you need to know about University


UCAS

Join the site where one click can change your life.
www.ucas.com


Every course and every university is different and each student wants different things So choosing the the right course at the right university for you will require some research. The more research you put into the process the more likely you will make the right decision. Doing your homework will pay-off. Take some time to browse through the sites recommended below.

There's a lot to consider when choosing a course so the following guide gives you hints on what you should be thinking about:

TES

Lesson plans, worksheets and student activities for all curriculum subjects.
www.tes.co.uk


You can also request a printed copy from Miss Jones by emailing careers@fazakerleyhigh.org


University Guide

129 UK universities, 14 Arts, Drama and Music colleges and conservatoires, and 70 subjects.
www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk


UCAS

At the heart of connecting people to higher education.
www.ucas.com


University Guide

With the new Whatuni iOS app it's never been easier to find your future.
www.whatuni.com


Liverpool John Moores University

Universities in the NW region.
www.ljmu.ac.uk


The University of Liverpool

Universities in the NW region.
www.liv.ac.uk


Hope University

Universities in the NW region.
www.hope.ac.uk


Edge Hill University

Universities in the NW region.
www.edgehill.ac.uk


Univeristy Fees, Finance, Loans and Bursaries

This video sets out the facts behind tuition fees


For detailed help and advice on student finance including information on how to apply

Gov.uk

The best place to find government services and information Simpler, clearer, faster.
www.gov.uk


University Guide

Tuition Fees and Financial Support. For students going to university in 2017-18.
www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk


Extra help

There's also extra help you might be able to apply for, and available on top of the loans and support mentioned above

Students studying specific subjects

If you're applying for courses leading into the NHS or social work you might find extra support you could apply for.

Teacher training funding – financial support for undergraduate teacher training

How to apply to University - Get to know the application process

UCAS

Tuition Fees and Financial Support. For students going to university in 2017-18.
www.ucas.com/undergraduate


UCAS - Apply

Tuition Fees and Financial Support. For students going to university in 2017-18.
www.ucas.com/apply


Parents Guide to Applying


UCAS Points

Find out how many points your qualifications are awarded. View the UCAS tariff table.
www.ucas.com/how-it-all-works


Deadlines for most courses are in January, but some are in October or March

Useful sites relating to University

The Russell Group represents 24 leading UK universities with the best research, excellent teaching for British and international students.

The Russell Group

The Russell Group represents 24 leading UK universities which are committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding.
www.russellgroup.ac.uk


UniStats

Includes official data on each university and college's satisfaction scores in the National Student Survey.
www.unistats.direct.gov.uk


Funding

Higher Education funding council for England.
www.hefce.ac.uk