UK University Application Deadlines 2018

UK University Application Deadlines

Important dates to remember for 2018 entry via UCAS.

UK University Application Deadlines

The key dates for 2018 entry in the UK

Before beginning your application it is important to familiarise yourself with key UCAS deadlines. Some universities (Cambridge and Oxford) and courses (medicineveterinary medicine and dentistry) have much earlier deadlines and it is important you are fully aware of those which impact on your application.

Important UCAS Deadlines

All UCAS deadlines can be found below, but these are three key dates to become familiar with in the UCAS application cycle.

  • 15 October 2017 - All courses at Cambridge and Oxford and most medicine, veterinary medicine and dentistry at all other institutions.
  • 15 January 2018 - The majority of UK courses. Some Art and Design courses have a March 24 deadline.
  • 24 March 2018 – The final Art & Design deadline.

Selected UK universities do allow international applications after certain deadlines though. Speak to one of our consultants to find out more.

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2018 UK University Deadlines

September 6

Completed UCAS applications can be submitted to UCAS.

October 15

Deadline for the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, and for most courses in medicine, veterinary medicine/science, and dentistry.

January 15

Deadline for the majority of undergraduate courses.

February 25

UCAS Extra opens.

March 24

Deadline for some art and design courses.

June 30

Applications received after June 30 are entered into Clearing.

July 4

Last date to apply in UCAS Extra for 2018 entry.

July 5

  • 2018 UCAS Clearing opens.
  • 2018 International Baccalaureate results published.

August 16

A-Level results day.

September 20

Final deadline for 2018 entry applications.

  • Study at University of Glasgow
  • Study at University of Kent
  • Study at University of Oxford
  • Study at University of East Anglia
  • Study at London School of Economics
  • Study at Kings College London
  • Study at University of Liverpool