Redbrick and Russell Group Universities Wed 24 May 2017 You may have heard the terms ‘Redbrick’ and ‘Russell Group’ being flung around here and there, but what do they actually mean? And do they make any difference?
Keywords Guide: University and Apprenticeships Mon 22 May 2017 Whether you are a budding university student or interested in apprenticeships, there are many confusing words for you to get your head around
Why You Should Vote in the UK's General Election Thu 18 May 2017 You may have heard the recent buzz around the British Prime Minister, Theresa May’s decision to hold a snap general election in the UK on the 8th June 2017, ahead of the scheduled 2020 date.
The UK University Town & City Social Life League Table [2017 Edition] Wed 10 May 2017 A new league table ranks university locations on all aspects of student social life.
Plymouth College of Art Appoints Award- Winning Product Designer Wed 10 May 2017 Innovation of the Year’ winner leads Product Design & Innovation degree
Useful Revision Resources Fri 05 May 2017 In the depths of revision boredom? Leon Hady, 35 (a former head teacher) has launched an online educational tool
UCAS Confirmation Deadline Wed 03 May 2017 If you received all of your university offers by 31st March, now is the time to be confirming your choices.
Major Changes to Apprenticeships Coming into Effect Soon Tue 25 Apr 2017 There have been some important changes to how apprenticeships in England are run. These changes will come into effect in May 2017. If you are thinking about or are starting an apprenticeship soon then read on for the latest information.
A Royal Opening of The Global Academy in Support of Heads Together Fri 21 Apr 2017 The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry officially open The Global Academy in support of Heads Together - and launch Heads Together headbands for everyone.
Higher and Degree Apprenticeships Fri 21 Apr 2017 Higher and Degree apprenticeships are an exciting hybrid between academic study and work place experience.
Why You Should Consider an Apprenticeship Fri 07 Apr 2017 By offering apprenticeships companies are essentially investing in people, shaping them into the kind of employees they need to run their business perfectly
Top Tips to Reduce Stress Fri 31 Mar 2017 As a University student in the last month and therefore, last raging hells of my degree, here’s my top tips for how I manage stress:
Revison Tips for Over the Easter Holidays Mon 20 Mar 2017 Life can be hard – especially when it’s that time of the year where you’re trying to get all the information you’ve been taught for the past year into your head, and you don’t even know where to start.
BTECs and University Explained Mon 20 Mar 2017 ‘Can I do a BTEC and get into university?’ is a frequent question asked by students considering their options after GCSEs. The answer is ‘yes’ but read on to find out more about the BTEC qualification and your university options
The Alternative UK University City League Table Wed 08 Mar 2017 Studied all the league tables, scrutinised all the statistics – but just whirling into greater uncertainty? Well, look no further ‘The Alternative UK University City League Table’ how just been launched to dispel all your university indecision.
Gap Year Options Wed 08 Mar 2017 You might have heard about it from others or even considered taking one yourself: a gap year.
Applying For Apprenticeships Wed 08 Mar 2017 You've finally whittled down your options, decided that you're going to go for an apprenticeship. But what's next? How can you investigate what's out there and how should you go about applying?
Happy National Apprenticeship Week! Tue 07 Mar 2017 With the introduction of National Apprenticeship Week, apprenticeships are finally being awarded the recognition they deserve.
University Mental Health Day – Telling a Nation to Speak Up About Mental Health! Tue 28 Feb 2017 Happening across the UK on Thursday 2nd March will be the University Mental Health Day.
Introducing ‘The Music Box’ Thu 23 Feb 2017 A brand new state of the art building offering an inspiring space across six floors to study, create, perform, record and collaborate.
Don't Miss All the Fun at Our London Fair! Mon 20 Feb 2017 Following the success of our Manchester event just a few weeks ago, we’re so excited to be hosting an even bigger one this March 3rd in just under a fortnight!
How to Visit the Sights of London for Less Thu 02 Feb 2017 London is a super expensive city – there’s no denying that. But with so much on offer from this incredible city, it is definitely a must-visit location.
How to Cut the Cost of your Food Shop Thu 02 Feb 2017 Don’t you find it annoying when your money seems to disappear on food alone?
Preparing For Your University Interview Wed 01 Feb 2017 Make sure you’re optimising your University choices by being fully prepared for your upcoming interviews.
UCAS Application Deadline 2017 Fri 13 Jan 2017 The undergraduate application deadline is looming make sure you get your form by January the 15th.
University and Study Application Dates for 2017 Tue 06 Dec 2016 Make sure you stay ahead of the game by checking our important university and study application dates for 2017
2017 UCAS Points Calculator Fri 11 Nov 2016 Find out about the new UCAS points, tariff calculator for 2017
Getting to grips with University Rankings Fri 04 Nov 2016 Abi Luscombe gives you a quick and simple guide to how university rankings work
UK University Search Fair London Mon 24 Oct 2016 Ash Ramnawaz reviews our London UK University Search event which took place on September the 30th.
Head to the University of Portsmouth Fri 21 Oct 2016 Tyrone tells us about moving from London to the University of Portsmouth
UCAS Tariff System 2017 Explained Wed 14 Sep 2016 A detailed explanation of how the UCAS Tariff System will change in September 2017
My Experience at Sussex University Wed 14 Sep 2016 Millie Burgh tells you her thoughts about studying at University in Brighton
My Experience at York Mon 22 Aug 2016 Our Feature Writer Serena Reidy gives an insight into her move from London to York for university
Free Clearing Help and Advice Tue 16 Aug 2016 Our friends at www.loudmag.co.uk provide a free Clearing and A-level Results Guide
Clearing is more than just missed grades Wed 10 Aug 2016 New research dispels ‘tired and dated’ myths about Clearing
Gap Year Advice from BUNAC Mon 18 Jul 2016 7 Top Tips On How To Get The Most Out Of Your Gap Year
What to do when university isn't right for you Fri 15 Jul 2016 Some information on pathways that may be the thing for you when University isn't as appealing as you thought it would be.
What is Adjustment? Thu 14 Jul 2016 If your A-level results were better than you expected, you might be able to ‘upgrade’ your university offer!
Things every new student should know Wed 08 Jun 2016 To make sure you are clued-up and ready for university, we’ve got a list of things every student should know in order to make that first term as easy as possible.
What University Students Think About The EU Referendum Tue 07 Jun 2016 Brexit - 64% of University Students worry about what will happen if we leave Europe
Brexit - Youth Voice Says Stay Fri 27 May 2016 The Brexit debate - The Youth voice votes to stay. New statistics from Shout Out UK, show young people voting to stay in the EU.
Tips to surviving your first semester at university Thu 12 May 2016 Starting something new is never easy. Here are a few tips to surviving your first couple of months at university.
5 Areas You Could Be Saving Money On! Fri 29 Apr 2016 Essential money saving techniques, how to make the most of your Student Loan and have fun all along the way! By Jonathan Donaghy
We Announce Our Autumn UK University Search Fairs Thu 28 Apr 2016 We're excited to announce the dates for our next set of university fairs.
Win £10,000!!! Thu 21 Apr 2016 Student luggage shipping company, Uni Baggage, is giving away £10,000 to one very lucky student.
Life and study in London Tue 19 Apr 2016 Life and study in London By Katherine Mendoza The great capital of Europe, London, may seem to be a daunting destination for some first year students. But fear not, all that this city has to offer will wash away all doubts and fears from your mind.
Ten Amazingly Unusual Degree Courses Mon 04 Apr 2016 A collection of oddly specific, bizarre, and random bachelor’s degrees you could choose to study in the UK.
Changes to UCAS Tariff 2017 Tue 29 Mar 2016 For those of you who are considering applying to university, be aware that UCAS has made changes to its tariff system, coming into effect for courses starting in September 2017.
My Apprenticeship Experience - National Apprenticeship Week Wed 16 Mar 2016 With a strong interest in media, Jasmine Claxton left secondary school after completing her GCSEs to attend college, securing a place on a two-year B-Tech level 3 diploma in Creative Media. Find your apprenticeship here.
The Ultimate Guide for Scoring Student Freebies Wed 10 Feb 2016 Before going to university, while mostly under the financial protection of good ol’ bank of mum and dad, there is something you need to know; university is expensive.
How to Perfect Your UCAS Application Form Thu 17 Dec 2015 The UCAS application process may seem simple, a form which requires basic details about who you are. However its importance shouldn’t be underestimated, even the most mundane of information is important. The UCAS submit button may change your life.
Write the Perfect UCAS Form Personal Statement Thu 17 Dec 2015 The personal statement is the most difficult and important part of your UCAS application form. Follow the advice of our student writer, Fiona Roberts, (currently studying at the University of Nottingham) to perfect yours!
How to find scholarships, grants and bursaries for university Fri 11 Dec 2015 Don’t forget to think about what scholarships, grants and bursaries you might be eligible for.
Glion London Summer Academy Tue 10 Nov 2015 Win your place one a two-week Summer Academy course in London, starting on July 18th or August 1st 2016
Apply for University Tue 27 Oct 2015 Nour Bahgat,a student at UCL, provides us with quick and simple advice about making the right choices when applying for university.
Results Exam Helpline - Tiffany Watson - Made in Chelsea Thu 13 Aug 2015 Made In Chelsea’s Tiffany Watson shared her experience of getting her exam results with us and gives her advice to those of you who are getting your results this year. Here’s what she had to say:
Going Through Clearing Fri 24 Jul 2015 Emma James, who has just completed the second year of BA (Hons) Journalism degree at Staffordshire University, has first-hand experience of clearing.
University Salary Prospects Fri 10 Jul 2015 Students can now check long-term career and salary prospects before making decisions.
Studying In London Wed 24 Jun 2015 Why should you study in London? Alisa Ahmed outlines the benefits of furthering your education in the world cultural capital
The Guide to a Productive Summer Wed 17 Jun 2015 Amric Sangha aids you on getting the most out of your long summer ahead...
Guide to University Funding Thu 14 May 2015 Rebecca Watson gives a brief guide to university funding, from Student Finance to money saving.
The conundrum of choosing a degree Wed 29 Apr 2015 Amric Sangha says choosing a university degree is more difficult than it seems...or is it?
Making the Most Out of Open Days Mon 06 Apr 2015 Vital advice about open days and how to get the most out of them.
The Stresses of Applying for University Mon 06 Apr 2015 That dreaded university deadline is breathing down your neck, you can ignore it as much as you want but the day is going to come when you have to press that ‘submit’ button on your application. Article by Katie Harkness
A Survival Guide for Freshers Mon 06 Apr 2015 Shika Sharma provides tips to help any student survive their crucial first week at university.
What Do I Take With Me To University? Mon 06 Apr 2015 If you think you need a van to move you in to university…you have too much stuff. I can guarantee that everything that fits nicely into your current bedroom will not fit into your new room at uni.
Living at Home V Living at University Sun 05 Apr 2015 The luxury of home vs. the independence of university.The daily chores vs. making your on dinner. Siblings ‘borrowing’ your clothes vs. flatmates ‘borrowing’ your saucepans. So, what is better? Living at home or living at university?
Living Away from Home Sun 05 Apr 2015 The big day has come, moving away from home!
Making Friends at University Sun 05 Apr 2015 A selection of great ways to make and keep friends at university.
University Nights Out Sun 05 Apr 2015 Practical safety tips to ensure you have enjoyable nights out as a student at university.
There's a Big Difference at University Sat 04 Apr 2015 Blogger and student at Roehampton University, Amy Austin tells us why there is a big difference between university and 6th Form/College
University Fees and Loans Sat 04 Apr 2015 A brief and understandable look at university fees and loans.
Make the Most of Being a Student Sat 04 Apr 2015 University of Kent student, Rylie Trott tells us how to make the most out of being a university student.
Surviving on a Student Budget Fri 03 Apr 2015 Great ways to make your student pennies last.
10 Great Revision Tips Fri 03 Apr 2015 10 great ways to get the best possible exam results with efficient and easy to use revision tips.
Pros and Cons of Student Life Fri 03 Apr 2015 Student Maxine Harrison tells us about the ups and downs of student life at university.
A Guide to University Accommodation Fri 03 Apr 2015 Find out about the different university accommodation options open to students, including deciding to live at home.
High Ranking Universities Fri 03 Apr 2015 A look at top ranking universities in the UK and how to choose the right one for you.
University Rankings Explained Fri 03 Apr 2015 A guide to how universities are ranked by various organisations and what their league table places actually mean.
Be Prepared for University Wed 11 Mar 2015 A guide to all of the essentials you will need before heading to university. Read on and be prepared!
Freshers Week Wed 11 Mar 2015 This article features vital advice about Freshers week for any student about to head to university.
Getting As Much As Possible From Open Days Fri 06 Mar 2015 This article gives you some guidance on how to best use open days to help narrow down your university choices.
Going Through UCAS Adjustment Mon 09 Feb 2015 Results day can be a difficult and stressful time. For some, sadly, they will open that envelope to find they maybe did not do quite do as well as they had initially hoped.
How To Use The UCAS Points Calculator Sun 08 Feb 2015 UCAS tariff points can be very confusing especially when trying to remember how many points stand between an A and a B, fortunately the invention of UCAS Points Calculators has made the process of course searching a lot easier.