Reading List

The following resources can be borrowed from the Careers Libary which is located in the Careers Office, Top Floor, Science Building:
University Guides
The Times Good University Guide
The Guardian Good University Guide
The Ultimate University Ranking Guide
Applying to University – The Essential Guide
Getting into the UK’s Best Universities & Courses
Step Up: Preparing for University and College
Getting In Getting On: The Essential Higher Education guide for advisers, teachers and parents
Degree/Course Guides
Degree Course Descriptions
Degree Course Offers
Choosing your degree course and university
Personal Statements/UCAS
The English School leaflet – ‘The Personal Statement’
How to write a winning UCAS personal statement
40 successful personal statements for UCAS application
Personal Statements: How to write a UCAS personal statement
How to complete your UCAS application
Oxbridge (Oxford & Cambridge)
A guide to Oxbridge Application in Economics & in the Social Sciences
Getting into Oxford & Cambridge
Oxbridge Entrance: The Real Rules
So you want to go to Oxbridge? Tell me about a banana
Cambridge ‘Alternative’ Prospectus
Passing Oxbridge Admission Tests
Admission Tests
Getting into Medical School – 600 UKCAT Practice Questions
Succeeding in the UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT)
Mastering the National Admissions Test for Law
Passing the National Admissions Test for Law
Passing the UK Clinical Aptitude Test and BMAT
Passing Oxbridge Admission Tests
Preparing for the BMAT: The Official Guide to the Biomedical Admissions Test
BMAT (Kaplan)
STEP Mathematics
Psychometric Tests
The Times Psychometric Tests (cd-rom)
The Times Test Your IQ (cd-rom)
How to succeed at Assessment Centres
Test your own Aptitude
How to pass Advanced Aptitude Tests
Career, Aptitude and Selection Tests
IQ and Psychometric Test Workbook
How to pass Verbal Reasoning Tests
More How to Win at Aptitude Tests
Succeed at Psychometric Testing
Aptitude, Personality and Motivation Tests
How to success at an Assessment Centre
Passing Psychometric Tests
New Directions
Critical Thinking
Thinking Skills
Critical Thinking: A concise guide
Critical Thinking: An introduction
Critical Thinking for students
The Logic of Real Arguments
Successful Interview Skills
Great Answers to Tough Interview Questions
Succeeding at Interviews in a week
Be prepared! Getting Ready for Job Interviews
Winning at Interview
50 Winning Answers to Interview Questions
Succeeding in your medical school interview
Interviews Made Easy
Get That Interview! The Indispensable Guide for College Grads
Coping with Interviews
The Interview Kit
Promoting Yourself at Interview
Successful Interview Skills
Excel at Interviews
24 Hours to the Perfect Interview
The Ultimate Interview Book
How to Have a Winning Job Interview
The Interviews Booklet (school publication)
US Universities
Information on Fulbright Scholarships as well as contact names at the Fulbright Commission is available upon request.
University Prospectuses
(Please visit the Careers Office to view these Prospectuses)
School Booklets/Leaflets
A student’s guide to applying online
The Personal Statement
The Interviews Booklet
Oxbridge – The Reality
Universities Recommended Reading List
(Please visit the Careers Office to view these books)
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