Higher Education







UCAS is the national website for applications to higher education

uni compare






University Compare aggregates all the necessary data and information (for example, fee cost, cost of living, open days, employment rates etc) for all degree options – which helps students to make easy, direct and effective comparisons between different courses and universities.

student finance




This link takes you directly to Direct.Gov Student Finance.

uni taster days







Unitasterdays.com is an up-to-date source of UK university taster events, workshops and open days.







Prospects.ac.uk – if you’re thinking of higher education, look ahead to employment for graduates.






UniStats – another page from Direct.Gov, search, review and compare subjects at UK universities and colleges.






Uni4me – how do I get in? Student video diaries etc.

oxbridge admissions





Oxbridge Admissions – a site run by students who have gone through the interview process for Oxford and Cambridge.

getting in






Getting in is an educational resource based around a ground-breaking principle: a one-stop shop for students’ educational needs as they make the crucial, potentially life-changing transition from school to university and beyond.







Which?University have a unique tool that compares contact hours both by university and subject. Students can compare subjects beetween unis by the scheduled teaching hours and class sizes.