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The Final Lap

So you’ve gotten a reply from your university of choice and you’re totally over the moon about it. But wait they’re not here to tell you you’re accepted just yet. 1,843 more words


Writing your Personal Statement

The UCAS Personal Statement is a key component of your University Application. It’s the only chance you have to sell yourself to the admissions tutor, so it’s important to get it right.  844 more words


It's all in the name...

The question I am most often asked about this blog is why I chose to call it ‘Notes from the desk of an Inept Historian’. It is a long title, not catchy and to most people will not mean a great deal, however there is method to my madness. 420 more words


#4 Living in halls: Top Tips

I remember results day like it was yesterday. I set an alarm the night before, for 6 o’clock, in the hope that UCAS would have published my results by then. 1,141 more words

UCAS/SAAS information evening

Mrs Donnachie has organised a parents’ information evening which will explain the process of UCAS/SAAS application which many senior pupils will be involved in very soon. 28 more words

6th Year



This week the education press has been awash with Results Day facts, figures and theories, so we thought we would offer you a bumper blog post on all things results-day-related. 432 more words

The Road So Far...

Right, Supernatural reference aside, looking back at what has happened in my life, I realised how far I’ve come in making my dream become a reality. 1,904 more words