University Advice

University Links

  • UK University Search - UK University Search dedicated to helping students make the right choices about their future.
  • WhatUni? - The biggest and busiest course search comparison site.
  • Russell Group Subject Choices at School and College - The Russell Group’s guide Informed Choices provides students with information, advice and guidance about their post-16 subject choices.
  • Unistats - 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 Uni Guide - The Complete University Guide has been publishing university and related league tables online since 2007.
  • The Medic Portal - In official partnership with the Royal Society of Medicine, used by over one million aspiring medics and advisors.
  • Opendays.com - The university and college open day directory.

What do graduates do?

  • What Do Graduates Do? -  An in-depth look at Higher Education Statistics Agency’s Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey, which provides the most comprehensive picture of what people finishing university degrees do after graduation.
  • Milkround - Milkround is your graduate career resource with hundreds of internships, placements, graduate jobs and schemes.
  • Graduate Opportunities - Graduate Opportunities (GO) provides your connection to all things grad-related!
  • Intern Avenue - (Bright Avenue) Free to join innovative network of the brightest students, connecting them with the best career opportunities. 

Uni Tasters/Summer School

  • Medlink Intensive - The reason more people attend Medlink events than any other is our absolute focus on your successful application to medical school.
  • Uni Taster Days - University taster courses for prospective undergraduate students.
  • UCAS - Taster courses provided by some universities and colleges to let you experience academic and social life on campus, before applying for a place.
  • Young Journalists' Academy - Flagship summer school where students get the chance to train with leading UK journalists and learn the tricks of the trade.
  • The Pathways Programme - Oxford University - The Pathways Programme is an initiative coordinated by the Colleges of the University of Oxford.

Studying Abroad

  • The Sutton Trust/ Fullbright Commission - The Sutton Trust US Programme helps British state school students apply to American universities through support, advice and a one-week summer school in the USA.
  • Top Universities - All you need to know to study abroad - everything from advice on choosing a study destination, to guidance on applying for scholarships, and useful information for international students.
  • Goabroad.com - Featured programmes and unique opportunities abroad.
  • The Complete Uni Guide - Advice on studying abroad.
  • UCAS - Studying a year or all of a degree abroad can have great benefits. Here are some options if you are considering studying abroad.