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Playing the Waiting Game..

So, here I am again, trying to do something for myself and my family. I’m studying an access to nursing course in college, and hoping to go to university this year to study paediatric nursing. 149 more words

So what happens when you don't get a university place?

This evening I have discovered that I did not obtain a place at one of my chosen universities. This has hit me harder than I could have imagined and after a rather large glass of wine I have come to ponder the question… 382 more words


Admissions for UK Universities

UK Universities and Subject Preferences

UCAS is an online application system used by students applying to universities in Britain. It is a general online portal with search options for different universities. 304 more words


Getting my first University offer: University of Hertfordshire

February 24th, 2015. 

The day I received my first offer from a university. One milestone and reason why this blog was born in the first place. 719 more words

Social Mobility Foundation

The Social Mobility Foundation runs programmes that students (Year 12s), teachers and professionals can get involved in. Follow the link below to find out more: 20 more words

Personal Statements

Are European universities about to take a bite out of UK student recruitment?

In the news this month, we read of UCAS opening up to European universities so that students can also apply overseas via the online system alongside their UK applications. 656 more words

Higher Education

BBC Childbirth: All or Nothing Documentary Review

Wow. I really mean it. Wow.

What an incredible documentary, bravo BBC, bravo. This is a MUST SEE documentary that follows four different women, all with different opinions on childbirth. 1,397 more words