Goldsmiths Progression Scheme

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Goldsmiths Progression Scheme (GPS) is a programme that will challenge you academically and support your journey towards higher education with a range of exciting activities and events designed for the subject you're passionate about.

Applications are now open! Please apply using our application form.

“Goldsmiths Progression Scheme was really fun! We had the opportunity to talk and discuss topics in English beyond the curriculum. The scheme is a great way to meet other people as well. Try this scheme, it's an amazing programme!” 

Why join the Goldsmiths Progression Scheme?

Goldsmiths Progression Scheme is a fantastic way to gain skills, meet new people, discover more about your subject and enhance your application to university. The scheme is open to students in Year 12 or first year of college, with events and activities running from January 2021 through to November 2021.

During your time on the scheme, you'll acquire a wealth of new skills that will help you at university and beyond, including:

  • critical thinking skills
  • increased subject knowledge
  • support throughout the UCAS application process
  • careers advice
  • increased cultural awareness through trips and summer schools (Covid permitting)
  • confidence in making your next step

For further information, or if you are a teacher/member of staff at a school/college who would like to book us in for an introductory talk about the scheme (or be sent a video of the talk) please contact

“We just wanted to say a big thank you for having us on the GPS programme. We all loved the play so much! It was so much fun and really exciting! The hosts, student ambassadors were all incredible - thank you so much for a lovely few days!”

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