Get noticed

Even though the UCAS deadline for UK applications has passed, it’s still not too late to apply.

Universities are still accepting new students until 30 June, and your personal statement is your greatest opportunity to stand out amongst the crowd of new applicants. This guide will help you catch the eye of admissions tutors and secure a place on your dream degree.

Discover your skills

This year, we've even included bonus content. We want to help you discover the transferable skills you've developed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Our free eBook is full of insider information from staff who assess applications every year. It's been stamped with our admissions team seal of approval.


  • what is a personal statement and why is it important
  • what admissions teams really look for in a personal statement
  • what skills you will have developed during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • how to structure an effective personal statement
  • resources to help with planning and proof-reading