University Choices and Applications — Aimhigher West Midlands

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UCAS

For information on full-time higher education in all UK universities and colleges, including course and university search facilities and access to the online APPLY system, go to the UCAS website.

Which? university

Which University has some great information and guidance which can help you to choose a course and institution that is perfect for you. Their website is crammed with really helpful advice and even has an A-Level Explorer which shows you where your Level 3 subjects could lead!

Open days

If you want to explore universities further it’s important to visit them. For details of upcoming open events, use the Open Days website.

WHen to apply?

Take a look at this really useful UCAS Application Timeline by The Complete University Guide. Recent years have seen increasing numbers of students applying for university late in the admissions cycle, with some even waiting until after they have received their A-level results. Find out more about this on the UCAS website.