Amy Cousins

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An international student's guide to late applications and Clearing 2023

Think you have left it too late to study in the UK and apply to Newcastle University this year? Or perhaps you are worrying about your exam results, and don’t know how to make your dream of studying at a Global Top 110 university come true?

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Gone through Clearing? Find out what happens next!

You’ve gone through Clearing and got the place on the degree that you want. You’ve done it; you’re off to university! But what happens after Clearing? How do you confirm your offer? Will your student finance be affected if you're now going to a different university, and how can you find somewhere...

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Your Clearing questions answered

Got a query about Clearing? Read on for the answers to some frequently asked questions about what happens during Clearing. Contents: When does Clearing start? Are Clearing courses the ones no one wants? Do I have to pay for Clearing? Can international students use Clearing? Where can I find...

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What is Clearing REALLY like: as told by students

Every year, thousands of students secure a spot at university by applying through UCAS Clearing. But what is Clearing really like? Read our blog for the truth about the Clearing experience from those who know it best - students who secured their spot at Newcastle University by applying through...

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5 tips for researching universities virtually

Planning on applying to university, but can't visit university campuses? You might think that will make imagining university life difficult, but it doesn't have to. In this blog post, we’ve put together some suggestions on how to choose a university when you can't visit in person. From navigating...

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