Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Record University Applications Swiftly Processed by Sandwell College Careers Team to Beat UCAS Deadline - Sandwell College
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A tireless Careers Team worked round the clock to process record numbers of university applications ahead of the cut off time.

Numbers of students applying for higher education places at all Sandwell College sites has now topped 1300.

Careers Coordinator and Adviser, Andrew Farthing, said: “Ahead of the 6pm UCAS deadline on 31st January, the Careers Team worked tirelessly to advise students and tutors, check all student applications and send completed applications with references to UCAS.

“This huge task will help our students to secure offers for places at university. We are on track for record numbers of applications this year.”

Last year 1035 students were placed at university destinations, with the top 5 most popular choices emerging as Birmingham City University, University of Wolverhampton, Aston University, Coventry University, plus De Montfort and Birmingham Newman University in joint fifth place for popularity.

Russell Group Universities attracting our students included Oxford, Birmingham, Nottingham, Warwick, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Southampton and York.

Course sectors which attracted the most students were Criminology and Law, Business/Finance/Accounting/Economics, Nursing and Midwifery, Computing, Psychology and Engineering.

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