How to apply to a UK university
Applying to UK universities with SI-UK is fast and simple. We can help you choose from thousands of courses and hundreds of universities, colleges, and language schools located all over the UK with free university application support.
UK university application process
1. First consultation
Our expert consultants will explain the process of applying to a UK university and discuss your study and career goals.
2. Choose where you want to study
Your consultant will assess your academic background and suggest three universities where you will be able to secure offers.
3. Create your application
We will review your personal statement, CV, reference letters and application forms prior to submission, before sending them to three universities.
4. Check your English level
An IELTS practice test will allow our experienced English teaching staff to assess your current level. We will review the results and advise you on how best to reach your target IELTS score.
5. Receive your university offer
You will receive conditional or unconditional offers, and we will assist you in making the right choice.
6. Secure your UK visa
The Student Visa Service can help you obtain your Tier 4 student visa to study in the UK.
UK university application deadlines
Deadline for applications to the majority of courses should arrive at UCAS by 18:00.
Deadline for applications to some art and design courses should arrive at UCAS by 18:00. Some art and design courses have a 15 January deadline - please check course details for the correct date.
If you received all university decisions by 31 March, you must reply to offers by this date or they will be declined.
If you applied by the January deadline and are still waiting, universities will have made their decisions by this point. Choices are unsuccessful if no offer has been received.
If you received all university decisions by 5 May, you must reply to offers by this date or they will be declined.
If you received all university decisions by 8 June, you must reply to offers by this date or they will be declined.
Final deadline for all applications. If the application is not received by 18:00, you will enter Clearing.
If you applied by 30 June and are awaiting final decisions, universities will have decided by this point.
If you received all university decisions by 14 July, you must reply to offers by this date or they will be declined.
GCE, A-Level and Diploma results day. Clearing begins.
Final deadline for 2017 applications.
Last date to add Clearing choices and for unis/colleges to make decisions.