The AfSU Pathway

By joining AfSU with the purpose of seeking advice and support throughout your academic life, you will be provided with a plan that is catered towards your needs. The plan will start from the stage of your educational pathway that you are currently in, and below we describe potential opportunities which you can be involved in.
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    Secondary School

    Students in this stage will be exposed to a range of career choices to get them prepared for their future prospects and routes they can take to achieve this, while receiving support with their GCSEs:

    • Access to GCSE Tutoring
    • Support with picking A-Levels and/or BTECs
    • Exposure and Advice with Prospecting Careers
    • Work Experience Opportunities and Career Workshops

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    Sixth Form and College

    A focus on entry to higher education (University or Apprenticeships); students will receive more career-focused support built around their chosen subjects, while building the framework for their UCAS applications:

    • Access to A-Level/BTEC Tutoring
    • CV Assistance (Foundations and Skills)
    • UCAS Application Support (University Choices, Personal Statement)
    • Work Experience and Career-Specific Advice
    • Admissions Test Preparation (BMAT, UCAT, LNAT and more)

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    University

    Entering the next stage towards your career prospects, students will receive educational and pastoral support to make the most out of their time at university:

    • Networking Opportunities through Events
    • Careers Advice and Support
    • Supercurricular Opportunities (e.g. Model United Nations)
    • Spring and Summer Internships
    • Further Education Prospects (e.g. Masters, Conversion Courses)

Join Team AfSU and help develop the Afghan diaspora in the United Kingdom

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Subject Tutors

We have a strong team of subject tutors who are confident in the subjects they teach and can provide assistance and guidance where needed.

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Universities

We have students from studying at a wide range of universities across the United Kingdom allowing you to get the tailored support you need.

Frequently Asked Questions

We're here to support you as much as possible. Below is a list of general queries we get asked.

1. Is this service free?

The services we provide are free of charge!

2. How do I join?

We currently operate using Discord, a new piece of software which allows for us to communicate with everyone easily. We are trialling this software however, and if you feel you need help using it then please reach out to our team on [email protected]

3. What do we do?

We aim to support students with their UCAS Applications and future careers plans. We’ve provided a comprehensive list of services we provide in earlier segments of this website too.

4. I'd like to join your team, how would I do this?

We welcome applications to join our team and assist in running our union. We hold many positions that require different skill sets, so if you are interested in joining and receiving cool benefits then email us on [email protected] and get in touch!

5. How do I use Discord?

We are currently trialling Discord as the main platform for our software. For further help and advice in using Discord, we recommend you contact us directly on [email protected]