Unifrog - your official one-stop shop for finding out about University courses, places of study, bursaries, studying abroad, and student life in general. Packed full of information, including video testimonials from current students.

UCAS - information on University courses, places of study and the application process.

Informed Choices gives particular help and guidance on applying to the Russell Group of Universities.

Replacing the previous Unistats site, Discover Uni is the official website for comparing UK higher education course data. Includes official data on satisfaction scores in the National Student Survey, jobs and salaries after study and other key information for prospective students.

Information on student finance, fees and help available.

The Student Room is the UK's largest online student community - join in to find out what actual students think about this courses and places of study. (N.B. as with all public forums, it's always worth verifying any information.)