What is Adjustment?

Clearing and Adjustment give you another chance to find the best course for you. However, don’t get them mixed up, as the two UCAS services are very different. Read on to find out more.  

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Your Clearing questions answered

Type into Google the phrase ‘no such thing as a stupid question’ and in 0.45 seconds you’ll get 268,000,000 hits – proof, if it was needed, that while we may feel awkward asking a question, we should never feel stupid. So, we’ve come up with some questions of our own about Clearing – the sort of...

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What is Clearing REALLY like: as told by Students

Last year, more than 70,000 students secured a spot at university by applying through UCAS Clearing. But what is Clearing really like? There are enough unknowns when it comes to Results Day. Read our blog on the truth about the Clearing experience. 

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What do I need for Clearing?

It's natural to be feeling anxious about getting your results, especially this year. But making sure you're prepared is just one way to take some of the stress and guesswork out of Results Day. Read our blog on exactly what you need for Clearing. 

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Top tips for studying in the UK as an Indian student

We asked our India team to tell us their top tips for prospective Indian students. From Indian grocery stores to building a community, find all the information you need to make your new life as a student in the UK a success. Relocating to the UK is a big decision, and it’s normal to want to know...

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What to expect from a virtual summer school

Our Bitesize Uni Summer School is going online this year! But what can you expect from a virtual summer school? And better yet, what can you get out of one?  A big question mark is hanging over the prospect of university for lots of young people at the moment. The world has changed a lot, and it's...

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Clearing 2022 explained

UCAS Clearing opens on 5th July 2022. But what actually is Clearing? And why should you apply through it? Find all this out and more in our complete guide to Clearing 2022. The Clearing route to university is getting more and more popular each year. Though it can come with a degree of uncertainty,...

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What to Say During Clearing

Look. We get it. Clearing is a huge source of stress for many prospective students. But don’t see it as a ‘going out of business sale.’ Clearing is just a second opportunity to find your perfect university, when your original plans don’t work out or if you have a change of heart.  When we apply to...

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What is a Bachelor’s degree?

A Bachelor’s degree is one of the most common and widely available degrees that you can study at university in the UK. But do you know how long it takes to complete a Bachelor’s, what the different abbreviations mean in degree titles, or what you can do with your qualification after you have...