So, you’re approaching the time of year where it’s time to start your university applications, but you aren’t sure whether university is for you or if it’s going to be worth it.
Writing a personal statement can be challenging. Not only can you demonstrate why the University of your dream should choose you over your peer, but it is also an opportunity to express and explain what you have achieved, outside of your application form.
When you’re applying to university, there is a lot of pressure for you to make the ‘right’ decision. It’s important to ask as many questions as you can to make sure you are making the most informed choice you can.
- The University’s library, The Hive, is shared with the public making it Europe’s first ever joint university/public library. It is an award winning building, which looks just as magnificent inside as it does from the outside.
As someone applying for university, it can be a bit confusing with all the new terminology and ‘jargon’ that people can use. Sometimes it’s a bit like people are talking another language and you’re not quite familiar with it yet!
I was about 12 years of age when I announced to my mum and dad that one day I was going to go to university…
You may have been considering becoming a teacher for some time, or you may just be realising that teaching might be the career for you.
So what are the next steps? What do you need to know? Here are some helpful things to think about going forward.