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Customer Experience Centre availability: 22 September
Our Customer Experience Centre will close at 15:00 on Friday 22 September for staff training. It will open again, as usual, at 08:30 (UK time) on Monday 25 September.
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Planned maintenance: 22 – 24 September

We're carrying out planned maintenance from Friday 22 September until Sunday 24 September. This means at times, you may become disconnected from Apply. Please do not make any changes to your application during the following times:

  • 07:30 – 08:00 on Friday 22 September
  • 07:30 – 08:00 on Saturday 23 September
  • 14:00 – 15:00 on Saturday 23 September

Track will also be unavailable between 09:00 – 11:00 on Saturday 23 September.

The UCAS Teacher Training search tool will be unavailable from 18:00 on Friday 22 September until 23:59 on Sunday 24 September.

Benefits of studying in the UK

As well as being a great place to live, coming to a UK university or college will offer you world-class teaching, and prepare you for the global workplace.
Relevant to

High quality education

UK education is recognised by employers, universities and governments worldwide.
  • Four of the top ten universities on the planet are in the UK – QS World University Rankings.
  • UK research is ‘world leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ – according to the most recent Research Assessment Exercise in 2008, which produces quality profiles for universities and colleges by assessing research activity against agreed quality standards.

An interesting place to live

The UK is full of different cultures, historical landmarks and amazing events to keep you entertained.
  • There’s a mix of cosmopolitan cities and countryside villages all over the four regions of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
  • You’ll find widely varied cuisine, strong transport links, famous music festivals and international sporting championships.

A range of handy advantages

You’ll get plenty of support at university – both with settling into your course and with costs.