Young People

Maybe you dream of becoming a doctor, a lawyer or other professional but don’t know where to find advice about how to get there.

Maybe you want to go to university but worry that you can’t afford it or you’re not sure if you’ll fit in.

Or you might find yourself overwhelmed by confusing information when you’re trying to make a decision about your future.

Whatever your situation, we make it easy to find information you can trust.

Bright Knowledge >

Our free Bright Knowledge library covers everything you need to know when making career or education decisions. It’s completely impartial, up-to-date and easy to get your head around.

Check out our regular news service too – bringing you the freshest facts first.

Student Calculator >

Our free student calculator will show you how much studying at university will really cost day-to-day, where your money could come from, and how to manage it when you’re there.

With the right information at your fingertips, the rest is up to you!



The Brightside programme has really helped me because it has set realistic goals for me in what I can achieve and I feel confident and comfortable in being able to achieve this and more! In addition the programme has guided me to where I want to go in the future in terms of university and my future profession. This means I feel confident I will achieve the best I can with strong backing from the scheme.