Careers Websites

Careers websites recommended for University research

UCAS : www.ucas.ac.uk The central organisation through which applications are processed for entry to higher education, Includes information and services for prospective students and parents.

What Uni?: www.whatuni.com Degree listings, university reviews, students can compare degree details; to assist students in researching university/degree choices

Russell Group universities: www.russellgroup.ac.uk Russell Group universities are committed to the highest levels of academic excellence in both teaching and research.

Which university? www.university.which.co.uk  A free and independent way to search and compare UK degree courses and universities; find the best one for you, with insider tips

Open days: www.opendays.com Directory of university and college open days. Offers calendars, open day descriptions, contact information and useful advice

University taster days: www.universitytasterdays.com is a unique, invaluable and up-to-date source of university taster events, workshops and open days.

Further recommended websites for career planning

Local colleges - Prospectuses are available in the LRC

Henley College

Buckinghamshire College Group (previously Amersham and Wycombe College

Berkshire College of Agriculture (BCA)

East Berkshire College

Uxbridge College

University Technical College Aylesbury

University Technical College Reading

 

Apprenticeships/ employment

Apprenticeships - National Apprenticeship Service

AIM Apprenticeships – apprenticeship provider

Students can register directly with AIM who will be able to assist them in finding an Apprenticeship vacancy and support them through the application process.

Once registered students will be able to access the C.V. Builder and the general advice centre

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