Explore higher education and how it could help you reach your future goals.

Teachers & Advisers

Find information, activity and resources to support higher education progression in your school or college.

Parents & Carers

Find information about the options in education that your child could access, and how to support them in making an informed choice.

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Outreach North East

We aim to support young people to make informed choices about their futures. We provide impartial information about higher education to students, parents and carers, and teachers and advisers to encourage progression to higher education and careers.

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Student Space

Joining our Student Space will give you access to exclusive content and activities to help you think about your future and take steps to achieve your goals. Register and access content to begin collecting your digital badges!


Supporting Resources

Find a range of resources and information about higher education and making an informed decision.

Northern School of Art Careers Programme

Find out about the Northern School of Art’s Careers Programme that learners can benefit from. Students can find a guide to creative careers, and there’s a guide for teachers and advisers on creative subjects.

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The Uni Guide Podcast

In this podcast series, UniTasterDays will be providing listeners with the cutting edge and most up-to-date information and conversations about university. In plain English, without the jargon, and from the lived experience of everyone involved in the process – including guest experts, current students and recent graduates.

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My Great First Job Resources

See a range of resources and information sources from ‘My Great First Job’ including information about how to find degree apprenticeships and videos about making great applications to higher education and the world of work.

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Universities & Colleges

The North East has a number of institutions offering a range of further and higher education options.

To find out more about institutions, find a provider local to you, and access contact details for all institutions visit our interactive map.


Explore Higher Education

Find information on a range of higher education related topics such as the options available, the application process, financial support, and transition, by visiting our knowledge base.