Why go to university?
Video outlining what university is and what the benefits of going are
Universities and Colleges Admissions Service - they operate the application process for British universities. Their website features all of the courses that you can study in the UK and at what universities and colleges, as well as a whole range of useful information about the types and levels of qualifications and hints and tips about the application process.
This careers site explores your choices at 14, 16 and 18, routes to different qualifications and job sectors, and career tools to help you decide. Designed for parents and students based in the South West of England.
Best Course 4 Me
BestCourse4me is a free and utterly independent service set up by Student Information Services Ltd, a not-for-profit organisation and registered charity. The site provides up to date information to help students at all levels to decide on what course is right for them, whether they are looking at degree level or A-levels.
Find out how Unistats can help you make decisions about Higher Education. Unistats is the official site that allows you to search for, and compare, data and information on university and college courses from across the UK.
The Complete University Guide
An independent website which helps students to research universities and courses with profiles and rankings of the universities and colleges in the UK by quality measures important to students
Free and independent advice service to help you make the best decision when it comes to choosing the right university and course for you. Features lots of insider hints and tips, as well as allowing you to search and compare universities and degree courses
SACU: Careers Cloud Quiz
A free online 'student subject matching quiz' to get you started on finding the right course for you. Take a 5 minute self assessment quiz to receive a customised subject cloud and links to course listing pages.
Scott's Higher Education Journey
Scott discusses what it's like to be the first in your family to go to university.
The university and college Open Day directory. Also features useful advice on how to make the most of an Open Day