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Getting started with University Ready article icon

Education & Development

Getting started with University Ready

How to use University Ready – your collection of free resources from universities in Wales to help you get started with higher education.

Article
5 mins
Making the most of being at university video icon

Education & Development

Making the most of being at university

Get prepared for life as a university student. 

Video
5 mins
Let’s Talk About Uni – a podcast about real student experiences audio icon

Education & Development

Let’s Talk About Uni – a podcast about real student experiences

Are you wondering if university is right for you? Listen to students from all of Wales’ universities as they share their experiences.

Audio
5 mins
What is Clearing really like? video icon

Education & Development

What is Clearing really like?

Students from Cardiff University share their expectations and experiences of going through Clearing.

Video
5 mins
At a crossroads: navigating work and/or family alongside study activity icon

Health, Sports & Psychology

At a crossroads: navigating work and/or family alongside study

Studying at university can throw different challenges your way. Balancing the demands of studying with your other commitments, family or employment responsibilities, can mean additional pressures. Try our immersive video-based resource where you can further explore the challenges and consider the student and evidence-informed strategies or ...

Activity
30 mins
Budgeting for University video icon

Education & Development

Budgeting for University

Hanna from the Student Recruitment Team at Cardiff Met is joined by Student Money Advisor Abbie and student Georgina to share some top tips on budgeting for uni.

Video
5 mins
Student vlogs from Swansea University video icon

Education & Development

Student vlogs from Swansea University

The 'Student vlogs' YouTube channel gives you an insight into life as a student. 

Video
5 mins
Writing critically and structuring your essay - Academic Study Skills activity icon

Education & Development

Writing critically and structuring your essay - Academic Study Skills

Techniques you can use to help your essays flow coherently and to make your arguments clearer and more persuasive.

Activity
5 mins
Advice for Parents & Guardians video icon

Education & Development

Advice for Parents & Guardians

Dr Nia Williams from Bangor University has some great advice for parents and guardians who are preparing to send their loved ones off to university for the first time.

Video
5 mins
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Money & Business

Managing my money for young adults

This free course, Managing my money for young adults, will help you start to think about managing your finances. You will learn how to budget effectively, and will be encouraged to start thinking about your financial future.

Free course
24 hrs
UCAS and Clearing - Advice for parents and guardians video icon

Education & Development

UCAS and Clearing - Advice for parents and guardians

Familiarising yourself with UCAS is a great starting point to supporting your young person through the application process.

Video
5 mins
Parent and guardians: Your questions answered video icon

Education & Development

Parent and guardians: Your questions answered

From UCAS applications through to finding the right student halls, there are so many aspects to supporting someone as they start university. Alexandra Roberts from the University of South Wales is here to answer your questions.

Video
5 mins