For many students, the world-famous setting of Cambridge University is the ultimate place to study Natural Sciences. Competition for a place at Cambridge is fiercely competitive with many of the applicants having over 90% UMS in all of their A-levels. As a result of this, admissions tutors need ways to differentiate between applicants than A-levels…
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The Natural Sciences Admissions Assessment (NSAA) is entrance exam carried out by the University of Cambridge. Many students find this daunting and are confused by how to best put together a winning application. That’s where we come in.
At UniAdmissions we support our students with a broad range of tutoring services, from NSAA Individual Tuition for students looking for tailored tutoring to online and face-to-face Intensive NSAA courses. We also offer the Ultimate NSAA book to help applicants with every step of their application – from personal statement, to admissions tests and interviews.
Our Cambridge Natural Science Complete Package
One-to-One NSAA Tutoring
With NSAA tuition, you will work using resources created specifically for you to ensure that you are prepared for every type of question. Your expert tutor will help identify the question types you need to improve on and utilise those you are strongest in order to get the most out of your study sessions. Your will work on the areas of the NSAA that most students struggle with to ensure you gain marks in areas other students won’t.
With every tuition package you will get:
- Personalised resources to ensure that you are prepared for every question.
- Bespoke preparation that helps you to identify the your strengths and weaknesses to make rapid improvement.
- Flexibility with time and dates. You can choose face to face or online sessions.
- Free mock papers and materials.
- Free online lectures.
NSAA Online Course
The NSAA Online Course offers all the content of a traditional course in a single easy-to-use online package – available instantly after checkout. The online videos are just like the classroom course, ready to watch and re-watch at home or on-the-go, in your own time and at your own pace. You’ll get full access to all our NSAA resources which have helped thousands of students in their journey through a Natural Science application. You will get full access to all of our NSAA resources including;
- 6 hours of online lectures led by expert tutors
- 2 full mock tests (RRP £60)
- 400+ practice questions with fully worked solutions
- Ongoing expert Oxbridge tutor support until your NSAA date.
- The online videos are just like the classroom course with the same expert Oxbridge tuition and advice.
NSAA Intensive Course
If you’re looking to improve your NSAA score in a short space of time, our NSAA course is perfect for you. Your NSAA crash course will be taught in-person by our experienced NSAA experts, who scored nationally in the top 10% of their NSAA year. The NSAA intensive course is a fully interactive seminar that guides you through sections of the NSAA- teaching you time-saving techniques and strategies to help you succeed. You will be taught by our experienced NSAA experts, who are graduate tutors. This provides ideal NSAA preparation for test day. You’ll receive:
- 8 hours teaching on the course
- 2 free full practice papers worth £60 RRP
- Free NSAA Practice Book with 400 questions
- 6 hours of online lectures
- Ongoing support from our tutors until your test date
NSAA Practice Books
Published by the UK’s Leading Admissions Company, the Ultimate NSAA Guide is the only NSAA book available. Written for the 2018 Entry, it contains powerful time-saving strategies that will allow you to answer difficult questions within the time limit as well a massive 400 Practice Questions written in the style and difficulty of the real exam. Each question comes with Fully Worked Solutions that guide you through the most efficient way for getting the correct answer as quickly as possible.
With contributions and advice from Specialist NSAA Tutors, this is your Ultimate companion to the NSAA and a MUST-BUY for those looking to do well in the exam.
- Over 250 pages
- Fully worked solutions
- Score boosting strategies
Other NSAA Products
Get in touch with our Admissions Team to discuss any of the NSAA resources available.
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