Education Advice Hub

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Summary of sections: 

  1. Learn Hillingdon - Adult Community Education - About the service, website and key documents
  2. Hillingdon Schools - Provides information about schools in the borough
  3. Universities and UCAS - Universities and colleges in and around Hillingdon and course search links to UCAS
  4. Adult Learning - Links to adult learning resources and websites
  5. Bursaries, Grants and Funding - Eligibility criteria and how to apply
  6. Hillingdon Libraries - Information and links to Hillingdon Libraries and the services offered

3. Further Education, Universities and UCAS

further education

Further education

  • Uxbridge College provides the skills needed to study higher education at college or at university, to prepare for work with an apprenticeship or to go straight into a great career.
  • Stanmore College delivers a range of A level and vocational programmes to 16-19 and 19+ learners both day and evening, part time and full time.

University and higher education



The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service is a UK-based organisation whose main role is to operate the application process for British universities.

You can use the UCAS calculator. The UCAS calculator enables you, the student, to input your A/AS Level grades then calculate how many UCAS points you need to go to university and study a course

UCAS -  full time course search 

UCAS - Part time and distance learning course search offers options of courses to study online.

You can also use financial support for Higher Education. If you need more information please go to:  Student Finance