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    I want to know if there is an age limit to going to Uni for the first time ?
    Returning to Education is a life goal. Does anyone know the age of the oldest students ?
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    (Original post by searider)
    I want to know if there is an age limit to going to Uni for the first time ?
    Returning to Education is a life goal. Does anyone know the age of the oldest students ?
    I believe a man in his 70's has recently graduated from university but I'm not sure if he physically attended or went to the Open University. There is no age limit. The only limits are your ability and financial arrangements.
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    No limit
    there's no "oldest" either you'll meet people straight from school to people with kids to grandparents
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    There's no age limit for uni attendance. The only age limit is for Student Finance, where you can only get the Maintenance Loan up to the age of 60. However you will still get the full Tuition Fee Loan after that age.
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    (Original post by searider)
    I want to know if there is an age limit to going to Uni for the first time ?
    Returning to Education is a life goal. Does anyone know the age of the oldest students ?
    Someone did an OU degree at 93 and an ex MI5 man did a masters in Intelligence History at Brum at 90.


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    You're only too old when you're dead.

    If you want to do it then go for it.
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    The exception (I think) is medicine. When I looked at PG meds, they didn't specify a particular age they just strongly underlined how long it takes to become fully fledged doctor even after study ends
 
 
 
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