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.

A Parents’ Toolkit for Career Conversations

When it comes to education and careers, parents and carers are the biggest influence in young people’s lives. Talking Futures is a resource designed to help you have informed and constructive conversations about education and training.

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Disabled Learners Transition Pack – GHWY

This guide was produced by Go Higher West Yorkshire, and aims to explain the steps involved when applying for HE opportunities. The pack has been designed to help students, teachers and parents to understand how to access the support available at HE for students with additional needs.

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Short Courses by Future Learn

If you’re looking for short, online courses to build your skills and knowledge, or perhaps to try out a new subject area then you can find a range of courses with Future Learn.

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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.