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Find out about how other students found the Clearing process at Kingston University and what they have gone on to since.

A Kingston University nutrition degree through Clearing offers mother-of-three second bite of career success

A Kingston University nutrition degree through Clearing offers mother-of-three second bite of career success

After Rachael Wall had taken a 10-year break from her job in marketing to have children, she decided she wanted to have a complete career change. 

Call to Clearing hotline sets stage for dancer to pursue sport science at Kingston University

Call to Clearing hotline sets stage for dancer to pursue sport science at Kingston University

A former dancer has her sights set on working behind the scenes at the Royal Ballet after successfully securing a place on a sport science degree at Kingston University through Clearing. 

New Kingston University business course clears the way to success for aspiring project manager

New Kingston University business course clears the way to success for aspiring project manager

The chance to gain valuable internship experience integrated in to a three-year degree played a critical role in Daniel Lynch's decision to enrol on Kingston Business School's new business management with business experience programme. 

Clearing gives compassionate student nurse the perfect remedy for success

Clearing gives compassionate student nurse the perfect remedy for success

After eight years of working in the NHS, dedicated healthcare assistant Bello Aminu knew it was time to turn his passion for nursing into a caring career.

Clearing helps motoring fan step up a gear on mechanical engineering course at Kingston University

Clearing helps motoring fan step up a gear on mechanical engineering course at Kingston University

A car enthusiast who worked as a salesman for five years took the plunge to apply to Kingston University through Clearing after seeing his friends graduating and becoming successful.

Kingston University helps sporty student get back on track with his studies through Clearing

Kingston University helps sporty student get back on track with his studies through Clearing

An athletic student with an appetite for learning about healthy eating and exercise has successfully returned to higher education after securing a place at Kingston University through Clearing.

Clearing enables student to take the first step towards a career in social work

Clearing enables student to take the first step towards a career in social work

Jennifer Chiamaka Ugo has always had an interest in nursing and social work but an application to Kingston University through Clearing allowed her to develop an interest in working with children and has even paved the way towards a masters degree.

"Don't think all is lost  – you might find there is something even better for you"

"Don't think all is lost – you might find there is something even better for you"

When Jack didn't get the grades he expected, one call to the Kingston University Clearing hotline got him back on the right track to study business.

"Pick up the phone, regardless of what your results are"

"Pick up the phone, regardless of what your results are"

When Maxine didn't get the grades she needed to study architecture she impressed with her work experience instead, and has enjoyed an exceptional first year at Kingston University.

"Within 10 minutes I'd been offered a place at a well-established university with world-class teachers"

"Within 10 minutes I'd been offered a place at a well-established university with world-class teachers"

Missing out on the grades to study Linguistics led Chris through Clearing to study Economics, a switch that has brought him great success.

"Everything happens for a reason"

"Everything happens for a reason"

Katie was determined to study pharmacy at university, but when she didn't get the A level grades, she had to rethink her plans. Here, Katie shares her pathway to academic success via Clearing at Kingston University, and her advice for those going through the process in 2017.

 

"Apply. There's no risk. Kingston University can see your potential"

"Apply. There's no risk. Kingston University can see your potential"

Mabinty hadn't planned to attend university, but through Clearing was able to pursue her dream to save lives and make a difference.

"Keep your eye on the goal"

"Keep your eye on the goal"

Finding a place through Clearing was Rochelle's first step towards a postgraduate degree and achieving her goal of working with children.

"Don't give up - follow your passion"

Rob had always been a chemist at heart but needed an extra push to pursue his goal after losing his confidence when he didn't achieve the results he expected at A level. After speaking to academic staff in the Chemistry department at Kingston on results day, Rob found an alternative route to success.

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0800 0483 334*

If you are calling from outside the UK, please call:

+44 20 8328 1149

*Calls are free from a landline. Mobile charges may apply – please check with your provider.

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