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How to Make the Most of your University Lecturers

13 January 2020 | Comments Off on How to Make the Most of your University Lecturers

University lecturers can make a huge difference with regards to how well you get on at university. They devise your courses, plan your lessons and eventually mark your papers. It is important to understand how make the most out of the lessons that they are trying to teach you. Tuition fees are not cheap, so…

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Why learning from others is the most important skill to learn at university

06 January 2020 | Comments Off on Why learning from others is the most important skill to learn at university

University is a place where people will learn many new and important lessons. Whether they are life lessons, academic lessons or lessons about how you really shouldn’t be partying the night before exams, they will all be shaped by the people who are around you. Whether you realise it or not your peers will have…

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Pros & Cons of Making Universities Free for British Students

19 December 2019 | Comments Off on Pros & Cons of Making Universities Free for British Students

Although the British higher education system is highly effective, there is still no consensus upon whether the government should provide education services for free. Here are some pros and cons of making Universities free for national students. Cons Charging students for higher education services provided by unis is the only certain way to guarantee a…

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The 5 Best Ways to Make Friends at University

18 December 2019 | Comments Off on The 5 Best Ways to Make Friends at University

Universities can be a difficult time and many students can get themselves into a situation whereby they feel isolated and lonely. Making friends is not always easy, but there are some places that you can go or things that you can do in order to give yourself the best chance of finding some like-minded people.…

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The 5 Most Important Services Provided by your University

11 December 2019 | Comments Off on The 5 Most Important Services Provided by your University

Students are often unaware with just how comprehensive of a service Universities are. There are a great deal of different services provided by your University and they are all there to make your life as easy as possible as a student. Being a student can be stressful, and being unaware of the services that are…

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Do You Have to Be a Genius to Write a PhD Thesis?

08 December 2019 | Comments Off on Do You Have to Be a Genius to Write a PhD Thesis?

A 9-year old boy is about to get a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and on his path to start a doctorate thesis. Do you have to be a genius to get involved in such a complex and demanding task at the age of 9? The answer is pretty much yes. You need some extraordinary…

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How to Survive Your First Exam Season

04 December 2019 | Comments Off on How to Survive Your First Exam Season

So, you have survived freshers’ week and now you are concerned about how to withstand your first exam session. This challenge may be substantially more stressful than the previous ones and a poor strategy can really be a deal breaker for you. You can check our last-minute revision tips to avoid panic before the exam, but…

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Overcoming Anxiety and Depression As a Student

03 December 2019 | Comments Off on Overcoming Anxiety and Depression As a Student

Going to University is arguably one of the most crucial phases of a student’s life. The transition from school to university not only opens the door for several new opportunities but also comes with its own set of challenges. Not all students are the same, some get through this phase with a breeze whereas others…

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General Election 2019: What Unis Can and Can’t Do?

28 November 2019 | Comments Off on General Election 2019: What Unis Can and Can’t Do?

The 2019 UK general election, which is scheduled to be held on the 12th of December 2019, is expected to have a strong impact on the country’s political, social, and economic situation. The issues of Britain leaving the European Union, healthcare concerns, crime, and immigration are very important to voters who are going to give…

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Top 5 Postgraduate Subjects for Employability in the UK

27 November 2019 | Comments Off on Top 5 Postgraduate Subjects for Employability in the UK

Being able to find a job after you leave university is very important, but with more and more graduates gaining degrees each year it is becoming harder to identify what degrees make you a desirable employee. Whilst there are jobs which are directly vocational, such as midwifery and nursing, this list focuses on the degrees…

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