University Preparation

University Preparation

The university landscape is constantly changing and this can often distract people from the simple truth, which is that the application process itself has not actually changed very much at all. The importance of clear guidance is vital in making the best possible choice of educational establishment to fulfil and optimise future success and happiness.

Every child is unique; everyone wants something different, learns in their own individual way and has their own personal path for the future. If you take the time to understand the whole person, you stand a far greater chance of identifying the right university and course for the individual. We understand the decision of which university to go to is vital, we therefore want to create the strongest relationship between us and the student in order to ensure that the process moves forward as smoothly as possible.

With many years of experience of the British university application system we can provide students across all subject areas with up-to-date, relevant advice. We give suggestions about different options, tips on the best university courses and support applicants throughout the completion of the UCAS application form. Elite Education Group are experts in helping students present a strong and unique Personal Statement to strengthen their applications.

How to choose a university?

We help candidates select their five university choices and will happily arrange open days and support candidates if attending any interviews.

Personal statement review service

  • Initial consultation with expert covering basics (if required)
  • Two detailed reviews of personal statement drafts with suggestions and advice

Platinum

  • Initial consultation with expert covering basics and university suggestions
  • Private university visits and Open Days support, and if required, transportation and accommodation logistics
  • Support through signing up on UCAS website
  • Six readings of Personal Statement drafts with suggestions and advice
  • Unlimited consultations
  • Final consultation and posting of UCAS form

Specialist help

Whilst most programmes at university level follow the same set of rules, there are some exceptions to that, namely Oxbridge (Oxford and Cambridge), Medicine/Dentistry/Veterinary Science, Art School and Drama School. We identify the need to approach these applications in a different way and offer the following programmes.

Oxbridge Programme

  • Oxbridge specific support to help students throughout the Oxbridge application process
  • Guidance writing the personal statement
  • Help with the UCAS form
  • Subject specific advice and extra material
  • Mock interview practice
  • We have a number of current Oxbridge associates as well as in-house Oxbridge graduate alumni, who provide interview support and practice with subject and college experts. We support candidates right up to their interview, with advice in terms of specific reading recommendations, current affairs and any other subject specific additions which could make the difference between a yes and a no.

Medical Programme

  • Unrivalled level of preparation for candidates who wish to apply to read Medicine, or any Medicine related courses with professionals working at the top of their field
  • Guidance writing the personal statement
  • Help with the UCAS form
  • Guidance on choosing the right Medical school, the differences between Traditional/Integrated/PBL courses and which strategy to employ with testing
  • UKCAT/BMAT guidance
  • Mock interview practice – from traditional to MMI’s

US Applications

  • Application Management
  • College Selection
  • SAT and ACT testing
  • Essay writing help
  • Mentoring throughout each stage of the Common Application including College visits where appropriate

We also offer specialist services in Art School Entrance and Drama School Entrance, both of which have a completely separate application process.

We have a number of different University Entrance Support packages. For information regarding costs please get in touch.