We’re working longer, and the world is changing faster, with recent events accelerating this, so changing whole careers, not just jobs, has become the new normal. Most of us will likely change industry once — perhaps multiple times — throughout our lifetimes. This can be both daunting and exhilarating. Making the decision to retrain can be about igniting new or dormant interests and unlocking your potential.
Visit the links below for further information relevant to those returning to study.
As an adult learner your personal circumstances may be different from those of average undergraduates - UCAS have put together a compressive guide to help adult learner complete the application process.
Compiled by Humber Outreach Programme (HOP) during National Careers Week 2021 these resources are particularly relevant for adult learners looking at changing career pathways, what it is like to be an adult student and issues around financial constraints.
If you have a specific question you can't find the answer to - try Unibuddy, our online platform that enables you to connect directly with a current HE student or member of the NSSW team of your choice who will be able to provide information and additional signposting where necessary.