Clearing is an important time for many students but doesn't need to be confusing. Here at BGU we're here to guide you through the process and help with making the best decision for you.

Why BGU?

Your story could begin anywhere, so make it happen at Bishop Grosseteste University! We started as a teacher training college for women in the 1860's and have been growing and adapting ever since.

We have an exciting portfolio of degree courses to suit your educational pathway, from Undergraduate to PhD - plus more in between.

We're here to help

Simply call our Clearing hotline when the time comes by calling 01522 583698 and our dedicated Clearing Team will guide you through the process. There's a place at BGU waiting for you, with guaranteed accommodation available for all students and an unforgettable university experience.

We've also put together some handy FAQs all about clearing - you may find your answers here.


Top tips!

  • Come prepared and lay out all the information you will need before you phone us.
  • You will need your UCAS personal ID number, UCAS personal statement, and your results.
  • Keep an open mind and consider all your options.
  • Choose a quiet room to take the call in and maybe prepare a drink of water.
  • Keep calm, but call us as soon as possible. The sooner we can offer our support, the sooner you'll have secured your place at BGU.
  • Read some of our brilliant student testimonials.

Your Clearing Care Kit

We've designed our BGU 2024 Clearing Care Kit as a special treat from us to you. Applying for your dream university can be a hectic time, and you deserve a treat! Inside you'll find...

♥ A facemask for relaxation

♥ Free hot drinks

♥ Squishies

♥ A fidget keyring to keep you busy

♥ BGU miniguide

♥ Other goodies to help put your mind at ease!

To request a Clearing Kit, simply fill out the form here and one will be sent out to you - easy peasy!

Please note, we're unable to send Clearing Kits to international addresses.