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How to apply - parents and guardians

If your child is considering university study, you might have some questions on how to apply. We've gathered together our application advice and tips from staff and students!

Why university?

If you’re considering university but not sure about the ins and outs and why it makes a good choice, we’ve tried to outline these here so you can make a more informed decision.

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Why BCU?

Birmingham City University is based in the heart of the UK’s second-largest city; this  brings many social and profes...

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Personal statements - overview and advice

Wondering how to help your child with their personal statement, and looking for more information on what should be incl...

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Application overview

Applying to university  can be  a complicated system for those new to it, so we will do our best to break down the s...

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How to get your child to write their personal statement over the Christmas break

If you're struggling to get your kids to get stuck in and write their personal statement to ensure they meet the applic...

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