Choosing a degree course is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. Do plenty of research. Take your time, plan early and use these links to help you find out the best course for you – universities are trying to attract you – but where you go is down to you – no-one else.
Remember, most people who drop out from uni say that not doing the research beforehand was the main reason.
All Full Time higher education courses are listed on the UCAS site. UCAS is your one stop shop for all elements of your University Application.
What is the UCAS Tariff
HE institutions may ask for a certain number of tariff points, which are a way of comparing different Level 3 qualifications such as BTEC, Alevels, City and Guilds, Access to HE. The tariff points have changed for Apply 2017. Start working out what grades you will need for your chosen degree.
Click the table below for a full list of the UCAS Tariff.
For the latest updates and to calculate your points, see: Tariff Calculator 2017.
Create a short list of options - The sites below allow you to filter your searches by location, points and style of study and much more.
Check out where your choice stands in the league table - There's no such thing as the 'best' university, just the right one for you. But these guides may help you make up your mind.
Looking at Performing Arts courses? Drama UK provides resource to help prospective students understand the range of courses on offer and the application process.
Want to stay in Wiltshire? Living at home and studying full time or part time at any of the five Wiltshire College campuses may suit you better than moving away from home. Or you could travel daily to local universities
When you have decided on the courses you are interested in, get on the road and go and visit them.