UCAS Information

UCAS information

Please click on the link below for UCAS information, it is for students and parents so that you can access all the information you need.

Any UCAS questions you may have, please don’t hesitate to contact Hayley at hweightman@sawtryva.org

https://www.ucasdigital.com/widgets/advisers/ucas-adviser-widget.html

The Which UCAS guide for parents is full of very useful information, please click parent-guide-2018 to view

 

UCAS Help – Searching for a subject/ Course

  • To search by GRADES/ points

https://university.which.co.uk/courses

Put in your grades, or work out your points by clicking on ‘UCAS points’, then browse by category or A-Z subject.

Gives loads of information about the subject and then a list of all the courses

  • If you don’t have any ideas what to study, put in you’re a Levels and it gives you ideas.

https://university.which.co.uk/a-level-explorer

https://www.whatuni.com/

I want to be….. Then click on subject

Can add grades to refine the search too.

https://www.ucas.com/ucas/subject-guide-list

Click on subject guides for each subject area

Click on what courses are available and you get a list of courses by relevance

Down the left hand side are more tick boxes to filter the search

Try putting a subject title in the search bar, all the relevant course come up

Click on ‘view’ at the side of a course to find out more eg entry requirements.

https://university.which.co.uk/teachers/help-your-students-get-into-uni/work-experience-getting-onto-degree-courses

Useful websites for researching universities and courses

https://unistats.ac.uk/

http://www.applytouni.com/

http://www.bestcourse4me.com/

https://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/

https://www.hotcourses.com/

https://www.push.co.uk/students.html

http://sacu-student.com/?page_id=2779

https://universitycompare.com/

http://www.universityfinder.org.uk/

https://university.which.co.uk/

https://www.whatuni.com/