Extended Project Qualifications (EPQs) - Infographic Extended Project Qualifications (EPQs) - Infographic

Do you want to boost your qualifications? Or make your applications stand out? Would you like a way of increasing your UCAS points while learning new skills? Extended Project Qualifications (EPQs) could be just the thing you're after.

What is an EPQ?

An Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) is an award available to students who carry out a research project on a topic of their choosing. It is worth up to 70 UCAS points, or half an A level, and complements existing academic experience. 

Our infographic answers commons questions about Extended Project Qualifications, including:

  • What is an EPQ?
  • Why are EPQs worth doing?
  • How do I get started with an EPQ?
  • Where can I go for help and advice?

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