The university experience is, for many people, one that they will remember with great fondness throughout their lives. It is a time that affords young people the opportunity to live away from home, to engage with a diverse range of … … read more

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There are few subjects you can study which have such an immediate relevance to everyday life as Economics. Everybody’s lives are affected by it, and most decisions by governments are taken after they have consulted their economic advisers. The history … … read more

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Your results are here. Your school and college career is finally over. You are ecstatic, quietly satisfied, or wretched at the grades you have been awarded. If you have achieved the grades you wanted, or expected, or needed to win … … read more

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Today our rolling FAQ on picking a university moves on to a question that many students have about making use of league tables as they attempt to make their decision. What’s more important when I look at league tables: the … … read more

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Continuing with our rolling FAQ on picking a university from your UCAS choices, today we’ll be looking at university types and city sizes. How much attention should I pay to things like the city/town where the university is based, and … … read more

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March and April are often months when Year 13 students become pensive sorts. This isn’t surprising, as they’ve got a lot on their mind. Aside from the usual stuff that comes with being on the threshold of adulthood, and besides … … read more

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If you’re planning to attend university, you’ll have quite a few big decisions to make, such as what to study and which universities to apply to. Once you’ve figured out your general direction and have done a bit of research … … read more

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If you’re coming to the end of Year 13, you probably can’t stop thinking about what’s going to happen next year. Perhaps you’ll be starting at university, starting an apprenticeship, having a gap year adventure or doing something completely different. … … read more

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College and university can be a time of great fun and excitement – you make new friends, get to develop your knowledge and maybe even learn to live on your own for the first time before going out into the … … read more

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Like many people, and students in particular, you may be feeling a budget crunch at this point in the year. After all the fun of first semester, especially if it’s your first year at university, this time of year is … … read more

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