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- Going to university
- Studying and exams
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Applying for university? Tips on writing your UCAS Personal Statement
Dos, Don'ts and advice from admissions tutors on what makes a good university application.
How to get help (when life’s not all plain sailing)
Find out where to get advice and support, whatever your problem or concern.
Easy ways to shine in interviews
See how putting yourself in your interviewer's shoes can help you land the job you want.
Information for parents: Foundation learning
This programme helps students aged 14-19 progress onto other courses, apprenticeships or jobs.
Information for parents: choosing career paths
Chris Speedy suggests how to help your child think about careers and choose a suitable path.
How to afford an internship
Low-paid or unpaid internships are difficult for most people to afford. Find out what you can do to improve your chances.
Choosing well: how to pick the right path for you
When it comes to the crunch here’s our guide to working out what you want.
Dropping out of university: should I stay or should I go?
If you’re unhappy at university and thinking of dropping out, here’s our guide to finding your way.
Ho, ho, ho! Working in grotto management
Want to think about Christmas all year round? Working with grottos means you can do just that.