Preparing for Work Life in Worcestershire

University Application (UCAS) and Personal Statement


Have you decided that University is the right career pathway for you but have no idea where to begin? This section will give you all the advice you need on where to find information about applying to university and how to begin the application process.

Applying to a British University- (UCAS) How and When to Apply

All applications to UK universities are made through UCAS (the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service). Simply fill in a UCAS application form on the UCAS website below to start the application process

UCAS Website Homepage

UCAS Website (link opens in a new window)

Make sure you get your application in well before the UCAS Deadline or your application could be rejected!

UCAS Deadlines (link opens in a new window)


Personal Statements

The personal statement is an important part of the UCAS application. It's your chance to describe your ambitions, skills and experience. Not sure how to start your personal statement? The following link offers you structured support for writing your personal statement, starting with early ideas and then a personal statement building tool.

Personal statement support and guidance (link opens in a new window)


University and College Opportunities

To find out more information about the University and college opportunities in Worcestershire or to discover where to go for further information about courses available, apprenticeships and careers advice.

Visit the Careers and Education section of this website