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Personal Statements - Your Ultimate Guide

Download your complete guide to planning, writing and submitting a personal statement. Secure a place on your dream degree.

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Apply to university for 2024 entry

UCAS is now open for 2024 entry undergraduate applications, and your personal statement is your greatest opportunity to stand out amongst the crowd of new applicants. This guide will help you catch the eye of admissions tutors and secure a place on your dream degree.

Discover your skills

Our free eBook is full of insider information from staff who assess applications every year. It's been stamped with our admissions team seal of approval.


  • what is a personal statement and why is it important
  • what admissions teams really look for in a personal statement
  • how to structure an effective personal statement
  • resources to help with planning and proof-reading

Complete our form to download your copy