If you’re thinking about studying for an undergraduate degree in London this September, you only have a few days left to apply. The final UCAS deadline for undergraduate applications is the 30th June 2014.
The normal application deadline for most UK undergraduate degrees is the 15th January each year. However, many London universities allow international applicants to apply up until the end of June each year.
If you are looking to start studying in London this September, please contact your favourite universities as soon as possible to find out if they have spaces available on your chosen course. Some popular courses such as Medicine, Dentistry and Law can fill all their spaces early so check with the university what courses are still available.
You can use the course search to find out which London universities are offering the course you are interested in.
If you miss the 30th June deadline, you will still have a chance to secure your place on a course for September but course availability may be limited. Many of the London universities will accept direct applications, please contact your favourite university to find out more. You will also have the opportunity to enter into a system called Clearing, where universities offer up all places that have not been filled.
Applying through UCAS
‘UCAS’, the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service, is the official UK government approved university application service. In order to apply to study an undergraduate course in London, international students need to apply through the UCAS website. Once you have registered on the UCAS website, you will need to complete a number of sections, including personal details, your previous educational qualifications, financial information and your course choices.
You will also need to write a personal statement. Take your time completing this as it is your opportunity to speak directly to your shortlisted universities. Before you start, read our tips on the do’s and don’ts of personal statements.
The application system is available online 24 hours a day. There is a useful step-by-step guide to help you complete your university application.
You can find details of all London universities here.