The small print

Important information about this website.

About the data on this site

The majority of data on this site has been provided by:

Unistats ( and the Office for Students (

Information about courses offered by further education colleges in Scotland have been sourced from the college websites.

If there is not a full set of data about the course you are interested in, you should contact the university or college for more information.

There are several reasons why data may be missing. Missing data should not be seen as an indication of the quality of course or the institution that offers it. 

Accessibility statement

Propel has been written and designed to be as accessible by as many people as possible. By following the principles of usability and universal design and incorporating techniques to ensure information and resources are accessible to disabled users with assistive technologies, separate resources should not be needed.

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, or if you come across a page or resource that does not meet your access needs, please contact


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Become will only collect personal information volunteered by you. We may also collect certain non-identifying information including your computer's IP address, browser type, operating system and the date and time of your visit.

Propel uses cookies in the browser file to collect general information about the behaviour of visitors to our site.

This helps us to:

  • improve the site by monitoring how you use it
  • respond to any feedback you send us, if you've asked us to
  • provide you with information about care leaver support if you want it

Most browsers allow you to refuse cookies. You can decline, disable or delete cookies while on this site, however this may affect your user-experience.

Privacy policy

Using your personal data:

Any personal information that you provide us with, will only be used by Become to provide you with the services or information requested, or as described on this website. We will treat the personal information that you supply to us in accordance with our responsibilities under the Data Protection Act 1998 as it applies in the United Kingdom. We won't pass it to any outside organisations or individuals unless we are required to do so by law.

Storage and security of your personal data

We will store your data on our secure servers in the UK. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this. We have industry standard security features in place to try and keep your data secure once we receive it. We won’t share your information with any other organisations for marketing, market research or commercial purposes, and we don’t pass on your details to other websites.

Opting out

You can choose to opt out from receiving any communications from us at any time -  and ask us not to use any of the information we collect by contacting us on

Links to other sites

Propel contains links to and from other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website, and doesn't cover other websites that we link to. If you go to another website from this one, read the privacy policy on that website to find out what it does with your information.

Following a link to Propel from another website

If you come to Propel from another website, we may receive personal information about you from the other website. You should read the privacy policy of the website you came from to find out more about this.


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