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Revision and Exams

FREE revision guides for your students

Developed in collaboration with a panel of academic support staff and current students, our revision guides provide useful techniques for those facing upcoming exams, containing:

  • A quiz and tools to help students figure out how they study best
  • Our top revision hacks and exam tips
  • A mindful colouring exercise for stress relief
  • Advice from current students on motivation, stress management ...and more!

Plus, our Year 12 guide includes useful tips for writing a personal statement and getting the most out of open days. Whilst for Year 13, we discuss clearing and how to prepare for starting university.

Guide for Year 12

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Guide for Year 13

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Visit our Revision and Exams site for even more tips and advice

Revision and Exams

Order your free revision guides

We are happy to send out printed copies of our revision guides for your students - free of charge! Please complete your details using the form below:

How many copies would you like?

Guides are expected to be ready for delivery from mid-March 2018. After this time, we aim to fulfil requests within 8-10 working days of receipt (subject to availability).

For larger orders or if you require delivery by a specific date, please email

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If you have any questions, comments or concerns about how we use or handle your information please contact the Data Protection Officer at: Data Protection Officer, Information Management Team, Birmingham City University, University House, 15 Bartholomew Row, Birmingham B5 5JU, email

If you are not content with how we handle your information please contact our Data Protection Officer. However you do also have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner at: Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF. Information about the Information Commissioner.