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  • 100% Online
  • Delivered in English
  • Suitable for ages 16+
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What will you learn?

Our Applying for University course will help you navigate the different choices on offer, to help you make the right decisions for your university application.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Plan for all the stages of your university application, whatever your timeframe
  • Juggle the demands of the application process without compromising on study time
  • Stay focused on the most important factors to approach your application in the most efficient way
  • Make decisions for your university and course choices based on your values
  • Have confidence that you have considered a wide range of options before making your choices
  • Understand your decision-making process and express your reasons for your choices


Course features

This course is 100% online and packed full of engaging learning materials, and includes a personal action plan for each learner. Additional features are available if you wish to take this course as part of a Study Group.

  • Designed by Eton College experts
  • Personal action plan
  • Interactive tasks, videos & quizzes

Why should I take this course?

This course is right for you if you are applying to a university in the UK, particularly Russell Group institutions including Oxford and Cambridge, or in another English-speaking country and you want to:

  • Ensure you pick the right university and course for you
  • Get on the right path for your future career
  • Be well prepared to explain your choices in your personal statement and interviews

There are over 50,000 courses available at more than 395 institutions in the UK alone.

How can you take this course?

There are two ways you can take this online course, depending on how you wish to study and how much support you require.



  • Start any time and work at your own pace
Course breakdown

  • 7-10 hours of self study learning materials

  • Progress dashboard
  • Certificate of completion

Tutor Group


  • Paced learning with your tutor group
  • Courses starting from 12th April
Course breakdown

  • 7-10 hours of self study learning materials
  • Regular guided discussions and collaborative tasks
  • 4 online group classes with an EtonX tutor and your tutor group (up to 8 students)

  • Progress dashboard
  • University admissions expert tutor
  • Collaborative learning
  • Certificate of completion

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