Second Undergraduate Degrees

A second undergraduate degree is, as the name might suggest, an undergraduate degree taken after graduating. There are several differences between second and first degrees (hereafter referred to as a 'Second BA' although it should be noted that this is an umbrella term covering several different types of degree).

Why a second degree?

Pros and Cons

Other Options

How to Apply

Differences between first and second degree applications


Personal Statements

Funding the degree


Senior Status/Accelerated Degrees


Second degrees in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine or Dentistry


Second degrees in Law


Other Subjects


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