It’s never too early to start thinking about university. Whichever year you are in at the moment, it’s a good idea to look into your options and start researching. Of course, it’s also worth thinking about whether you’d like to go at all or whether you may want to go later on in your life after a gap year or gaining some work experience. There’s lots to think about but we can help you demystify some of those myths you might have heard or read about.
We’ve got some tasks that you can get your family/friends/teachers involved in or you can do some online research of your own! We hope this will give you a clearer understanding about university/higher education.
Test your knowledge: Why go to uni?
If you’re wondering what steps you’ll be taking over the next few years, see below for an illustration of the progression into higher education:
We will help you discover what some of these terms mean in the activity sheet above!
What’s so different about university?
University is very different from school. Here are some reasons why you should think about higher education for the future:
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