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Online higher education talks

As we're unable to visit you in person due to the current restrictions, we've made our most popular talks available online. Although these are primarily aimed at post-16 students (or equivalent), we encourage all to watch, learn and share:

The talks available on this page will be updated regularly so please check back periodically for additional content. After something different or slightly more bespoke? Feel free to get in contact with the team using and we'll see what we can do.

Student finance explained

By far the most controversial and misunderstood aspect of Higher Education relates to the finances. In this video, we take things back to basics, explain what loans are typically available to students and how the repayments work.

Researching universities and courses

Are you feeling overwhelmed, anxious or unsure about what course to study or what university to go to? This talk gives you information and tips on how you can improve your skills in researching for Universities or your ideal course.

The UCAS application process

UCAS? What's UCAS? This video will answer that very important question and a whole lot more about what applying to university involves.

The UCAS personal statement

Putting pen to paper and creating a stand-out personal statement can seem like a daunting task. As part of this video, we examine what a personal statement is, provide an outline of a typical structure and reveal the most common mistakes to avoid.