John Hampden Grammar School

Career Websites

Careers websites recommended for University research

 

www.ucas.ac.uk     The central organisation through which applications are processed for entry to higher education, Includes information and services for prospective students and parents.

 

www.whatuni.com    Degree listings, university reviews, students can compare degree details; to assist students in researching university/degree choices

 

  www.russellgroup.ac.uk    Russell Group universities are committed to the highest levels of academic excellence in both teaching and research.

 

www.university.which.co.uk   A free and independent way to search and compare UK degree courses and universities; find the best one for you, with insider tips

 

 www.opendays.com.  Directory of university and college open days. Offers calendars, open day
descriptions, contact information and useful advice

 

www.universitytasterdays.com  is a unique, invaluable and up-to-date source of university taster events, workshops and open days.

 

Further recommended websites for career planning

Local colleges

(Brochures are available in the LRC)

Henley College

Amersham and Wycombe

Aylesbury College

Berkshire College of Agriculture

East Berkshire College

Uxbridge College

University Technical College Aylesbury

University Technical College Reading

 

Apprenticeships/employment

Link to the National apprenticeship website for up to date information about local apprenticeship opportunities

http://www.aimapprenticeships.co.uk/

 

AIM – apprenticeship provider

Students can register directly with AIM who will be able to assist them in finding an Apprenticeship vacancy and support them through the application process.

Once registered students will be able to access the C.V. Builder and the general advice centre

 

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