Careers

Considerable work is carried out in school to help students prepare for applications to Higher Education. 

Sessions are provided on:
Choosing a University and Course
Student Finance
Oxford and Cambridge Universities
Planning an Open Day Visit
Writing a Personal Statement for the UCAS application form
Interview Techniques

In March/April of Year 12 students are taken to the Higher Education Convention at the University of Kent, Canterbury.

Useful Higher Education Websites 
www.universitiesuk.ac.uk/paymentbydegrees - Information on student finance for those planning to go on to Higher Education including fees, loans, grants and bursaries 
www.ucas.ac.uk - Website for the central organisation through which applications are processed for entry into Higher Education.  Lists all universities and course as well as providing advice and guidance to students.