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How to Succeed in Your EPQ: The Nuts and Bolts of Completing Your Project

Discover all things 'Extended Project Qualification' with this resource. You’ll look at reasons to do an EPQ, explore the research process and assessment criteria, and get practical advice on time management and doing your EPQ presentation. You’ll also develop skills useful for transitioning to university level study and get chance to swap discussion and ideas with other people also doing an EPQ.

How to Succeed at: Writing Applications

This free three week course will help you produce a perfect CV, application and online profile when applying for a job or course. This course has been designed and developed by experts from The Careers Service here at The University of Sheffield to help you to write successful applications, whether you are applying for jobs or planning to study at university or college.

Aim Higher: Access to Higher Education for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

This course is designed to help refugees and asylum seekers get the information and the support they need to apply for and enter university in the UK. Follow Ahmad and Rassina as they guide you through the application process, helping you to understand where you want to go, and how to get there. The course is supported by a group of experts across higher education, refugee support networks, language assessment providers and refugees studying at universities

Dyad Articles

Visit Dyad’s library of free articles centered on topics such as university application strategy and resume building for more insight on the admissions and scholarship process. The vast selection of articles also provide information about universities, looking for a job, and how and when to ask for a recommendation letter.

Dyad Resources: Recommendation Letters

Want to learn more about recommendation letters? Watch this brief video, and visit Dyad's library of free articles for more insight on the admissions and scholarship application process: http://www.dyad.com/en/articles.

Dyad Resources: Writing a Personal Statement

Want to learn more about writing a personal statement? Need some help getting started? Watch this brief video, and visit Dyad's library of free articles for more insight on the admissions and scholarship application process: http://www.dyad.com/en/articles.

Dyad Resources: Writing a Resume

Want to learn more about creating a resume and CV? Need some help getting started? Watch this brief video, and visit Dyad's library of free articles for more insight on the admissions and scholarship application process: http://www.dyad.com/en/articles.

Refugee Studies Centre

Ensuring Quality Education for Young Syrian Refugees is a mapping exercise on quality education for young refugees from Syria (12-25 years). This report determines their needs and maps some of the services provided by various organizations since the beginning of the crisis in 2011, outlining gaps and challenges aw well as progress and successful initiatives.

Recognize Qualifications Held by Refugees – Guide for Credential Evaluators

Large numbers of individuals of all ages are fleeing conflict zones, and relocating in other bordering countries in search of a better future. Many bring with them competencies and skills acquired through studies and work experience in their country of origin and intend to seek opportunities to commence higher education, continue further studies and join the labour market.