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  • Careers advice

    Careers advice can, and does, come from all sorts of people and places – friends, parents, the internet,…

  • Financial help

    If you decide you want to continue your education after you’re 16, there is funding available to support…

  • Taking a gap year

    A year out between school or college and higher education or employment can give you a valuable and…

  • Choosing your degree course

    You will find opinions vary on the reputation of a particular university. If a university has a ‘good’…

  • Applying to Higher Education

    Applying to university can seem a very daunting prospect. You may think; where do I start?; who do…

  • Apprenticeships in Scotland

    The Modern Apprenticeships programme in Scotland recruits and trains the technicians and supervisors of the future. Modern Apprenticeships…

  • Apprenticeships in England

    Apprenticeships provide training for specific jobs, if you think you already know what career you want to pursue.…

  • Subject choice FAQ’s

    Here are some common queries relating to subject choice. Q. I want to study medicine. Which subjects should…

  • Choosing subject combinations

    Some science, technology, engineering and maths courses and careers require you to have the ‘right’ combination of subjects…

  • Follow your favourite subject

    Have you always had a favourite subject at school but are not sure where it can take you?…