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Planned maintenance: 20 – 22 January

Due to planned maintenance, Apply for advisers and Adviser Track will be unavailable from 18:00 on Friday 20 January until 23:59 on Sunday 22 January.

Apply and Track will be unavailable for applicants.

Training for international advisers

Get the information and resources you need to work confidently as a new adviser with international and EU applicants.

The adviser international

Are you advising international and EU students applying to higher education in the UK?

This introductory training session is designed to help those of you advising international and EU applicants, by providing the knowledge and resources required to confidently help your students throughout the application process.

It's delivered throughout the academic year, by experienced and engaging UCAS professionals. It offers a great networking opportunity, with a wide range of delegates in attendance – from international school-based advisers and independent counsellors, to agents working on behalf of UCAS universities and colleges, and international foundation year staff.

Please note: UCAS cannot give formal accreditation to any education agents.

City of Westminster College, London

One day

Numerous dates available

Book to attend the adviser international

We charge £25 per person per session, plus VAT. This includes refreshments, lunch, and downloadable course materials.

If you have an enquiry, please get in touch with our Professional Development Team on 01242 545 712 or at training@ucas.ac.uk.


Agenda for the day

10:00 Arrival, registration, and refreshments.
10:30 Welcome and introduction – get to know your hosts and fellow delegates.
10:45 The UCAS applicant journey – helping you fully understand the journey each applicant takes, and how UCAS operates throughout the application cycle.
11:45 Online research – familiarising you with supporting tools available to you and your students.
12:45 Lunch (provided by UCAS). 
13:30 Top tips for references and personal statements – the key documents required to support every UCAS application.
14:30 The adviser journey  a detailed look at your role throughout the UCAS application cycle.
15:00 Closing questions and departure.

Upcoming sessions

Training sessions currently available are:

  • Thursday 2 March 2017
  • June — date to be confirmed

Book to attend the adviser international

If the session you want to attend is fully booked and you'd like to be added to a waiting list, please contact us at training@ucas.ac.uk.