Archive for December, 2008

2008 last office hours

Today 3-5.30. Yes! 5.30!


UCAS: some help

How are you applying?*
As an individual

Do you live outside the United Kingdom?*

Applying as an individual
You must be able to obtain a reference from an appropriate referee. It is your responsibility to obtain the reference, to enter it into the application and to pay online before sending the application to us. Do not attempt to write the reference yourself. If you are currently studying, your referee should provide predicted grades to accompany the reference.

The application fee for this service is £17 for more than one choice, including if you have a single choice and select to add Route B art and design courses later, or £7 for a single choice. You must have access to one of the following debit/credit cards to make the payment – Visa, Delta, MasterCard, Maestro (UK-issued only), Solo, and Visa Electron (UK-issued only).

The system will prevent you from sending your application to us until all the relevant sections have been marked as complete.

Fee code

* 02 LA, SAAS, NIBd, EU, ChI, IoM or Student Finance England – Applying for student support assessment by Local Authority, Student Finance England, Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Northern Ireland Education and Library Board, SLC EU Team, Channel Island or Isle of Man agency.  > from the list choose “Other”

Choose a residential category…

A UK Citizen/EU National


Please enter the details for this qualification using the help provided for each field.

It is important that all your qualifications/examination entries are entered correctly.

International students: you should give full details of all your qualifications, including exams you took when you left school, exams you took to get into higher education, vocational exams and any other qualifications or awards. Please do not try to give a UK equivalent.

Did you /will you receive any formal qualifications at this school?*

Yes > add qualifications >

Bulgaria-Diploma za sredno obrazovanie OR Bulgaria-Diploma za sredno spezialno obrazovanie > here you could add modules to enter your grades from МАТУРИ – for example: Graduation state exam: Bulgarian; Graduation state exam: Mathematics

Here you could also enter subject grades  – by adding modules. Write all year grades for each academic subject.

TOEFL/TEFL > for TOEFL you should add modules to give scores for every skill : reading, listening, speaking, writing

word count

College application essays usually impose some limits to words / characters OR reqire a minimum. Please, do not forget to play by the rules AND to copy/paste the requirements whenever you send me essays to read.

lyd is only human

23 December will be my last working day for this application season. At the beginning of 2009 I’ll be working only on Rumen’s applications.