My experience as a first year Gold Scholar
To be honest, I remember applying to the Gold Scholarship Programme (GSP) with little faith in the success of my application; with only 50 out of a few thousand scholars being selected each year, I assumed my chances were low.....
Making the most of a University Open Day
Moving to a new city, and finding your new home for three, four, or even five years, it’s a huge deal! Personally, I had to do the majority of my research online as it fell during the pandemic, but I...
Applying to university
The Application Process Initially, the prompt from my college tutor to start thinking about universities and potential next steps put me under pressure. I’d been avoiding the thought of it for as long as possible, but eventually, it got to...
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Why I Chose Bath
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Celebrating in Bath Christmas break was approaching, and I could tell everyone’s mood had lifted, including my own! Fairy lights lit up the dark evenings everywhere I turned, on campus and in the city, where the Christmas Market had made...
My Journey to Bath
In Year 12 the word UCAS used to put me on edge; “Am I meant to have my future planned out already?” “How does the application process work?” So many worries and questions ran through my mind even though I...