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Researching Higher Ed courses & universities.

UCAS www.ucas.com
To find out about courses, places to study and entry requirements.  Includes the national students’ survey results and statistics about what graduates have gone on to do e.g. types of jobs, further study.
CUKAS www.cukas.ac.uk
Research and apply for practice-based music, dance and drama courses at Birmingham Conservatoire, Leeds College of Music, Royal Academy of Music, Royal College of Music, Royal Northern College of Music, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.
UK Course Finder www.ukcoursefinder.co.uk
Unsure which degree course? This could help you to decide.
Drama UK www.dramauk.co.uk
Information about drama training and provides advice for students of all ages including the chance to compare courses available at Drama Schools, Universities and colleges.
Graduate Prospects www.prospects.ac.uk
What do graduates do? What can I do with my degree? What job would suit me? Also contains useful job profiles plus job searching and careers information for non-graduates too.
High Fliers www.highfliers.co.uk
Research/information on the top 100 graduate employers. The Graduate Market and the Graduate Careers Survey publications are produced each year, based on what graduates say.
The Times Online Uni Guide www.timesonline.co.uk/uniguide
For course ideas and useful university guides.
Unistats www.unistats.com
To help make an informed choice when deciding which Uni or College to apply to.  Includes the annual National Student Survey results.
Studential.com www.studential.com
Provides in-depth information about choosing and going to university, the application process and preparing for interviews.
Fulbright Commission www.fulbright.org.uk
A comprehensive guide to studying in the USA, it includes the application process, how to choose a university and information about scholarships and awards.
Degrees Ahead www.degreesahead.co.uk
Studying abroad help and advice to help students wishing to study outside of the UK.  Information about universities in Asia, America, Australia, New Zealand and some European countries.
Notgoingtouni www.notgoingtouni.co.uk
Information and advice about jobs, courses (including degree level) and apprenticeships if you are considering not going to university.
The Complete University Guide www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk
Information about studying at university in the UK and abroad.  Links to independent UK University League Tables & Rankings 2013 to help guide you to which university is best for you.  For those considering studying abroad, this website provides country specific /university information, some entry standards and fee information, help with choosing a course and preparation for living and studying in another country.
A Star Future Limited www.astarfuture.co.uk
A Star Future Ltd provides information about international higher education opportunities to British students and parents. They offer a free advisory service that is designed to point you in the right direction when looking for information about universities abroad.
I-studentglobal www.i-studentglobal.com
Information about studying in Australia, Canada, Ireland, USA and New Zealand.
Education in Canada www.educationau.incanada.ca
If you are considering studying in Canada, this website is an excellent resource and provides you with all of the information you need to know.
Apply to Uni www.applytouni.com
Useful website to search for university open days, to compare universities using league tables and advice about writing your personal statement.  There are some subject sample statements and regular subject and careers articles.
Parent Adviser www.parentadviser.co.uk
Advice for parents about their children’s career options, it provides information about choosing the right higher education course, choosing a university or college, university league tables, finance and gap years.