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Clearing 2023

Where education meets employability

At BNU, we understand that everyone’s journey to university is different and Clearing is just another way of applying. Whether you changed your mind about the degree you wish to study, decide to apply late, or do not wish to accept the offers made to you, we can help support you and find the course which is right for you. Lots of people find their dream degree in Clearing and settle in quickly to uni life.

Clearing 2023 opens officially on 5 July and you’ll need your exam results to go through Clearing.

Want to find out more about the Clearing process and what Adjustment means? Then check out our Clearing FAQs or Clearing guide for parents and carers for everything you need to know. Confused by the general application process? Then visit our Application section. Or why not book on for an Open Day or a tour of our High Wycombe Campus and come and see us?

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How to apply

To apply through Clearing, you can:

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What we'll need from you

  • Name, phone number, email address or your UCAS personal ID (if you have one)
  • Your UCAS points
  • Your subject and grades 
  • The name of the course or courses you’re interested in studying
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We understand Clearing can be confusing. Check out our 5 simple steps, as well as our FAQs.

Find your dream degree

Begin your search
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Why choose BNU?

Come and join a diverse and supportive community, where you can be yourself.

Check out all the great reasons why BNU could be the place for you.

Not only have I been able to further my education, but I have learnt so many new things, met so many new people and been able to drastically further my employability skills by applying through Clearing.
Dom Lee
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Dom's Clearing journey

Dom secured his place at BNU on the Air Transport with Commercial Pilot Training course in 2020 and since then, he hasn't looked back. In this testimonial, Dom shares his personal experiences of Clearing and offers words of advice for those considering applying to BNU.