UCAS is the website to find out all about Higher Education. It will explain what it is, research for university/HE college courses, study overseas and the application process. Additional information on which university to choose can be found on WhatUni?
Entry/tariff point requirements can be found on the UCAS website.
Finance: Can you afford to go to university? Yes you can! Find all the information on Student Finance on the government website.
Good advice about career opportunities for graduates can be found on the Prospects website. Click on Careers Advice and Options with Your Subject to find out more about careers that link to degree subjects. Click on Job Sectors to find out more about different career areas.
Gap year: Taking a year out before going onto university?  Please look on the website but ensure you research your options well.

Please click on the following links for further information:-
UCAS Progress
Russell Group Information – 
Click on the ‘For Students’ area and then the ‘Subject choices at School and College’