Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 12:00 AM
How do you survive mocks? Student blogger Talia has the answer
I don’t know about you, but I’m really looking forward to the Christmas holidays (and that’s not just because I can eat a ton of mince pies under the pretence of being festive). I thought the holidays would be a nice ...
Posted: Thursday, December 4, 2014 12:00 AM
Our friends at Blackbullion have some great advice for managing your money at university
Whether a university degree is all important is a subject a lot of people have been debating recently. Some say definitely yes, some say definitely no. If the average university student will graduate with almost £4...
Posted: Monday, December 1, 2014 12:00 AM
Making the most of Mini multiple interviews (MMI's) by our student blogger Catlin
Faced with many applicants with identical GCSE and AS grades, some universities are now using Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs) to ensure they select the best candidates for their courses (particularly in healthcare). F...
Posted: Monday, November 24, 2014 12:00 AM
Our student blogger, Talia, has top tips for your universities interviews
A part of many university applications is an interview, especially if you have applied for courses in Medicine. Although this may seem like a daunting task, there are many ways that you can prepare for an interview, s...
Posted: Monday, November 17, 2014 12:00 AM
Our friends at Courses Plus share their thoughts on Careers Advice
The Tricky Prospect of Careers Advice By www.coursesplus.co.uk Careers advice for school children in the 1980s wasn’t great – in some cases it was non-existent. During school years you’re expected to aim for higher le...
Posted: Monday, November 10, 2014 12:00 AM
Caitlin, our student blogger, has some tips for improving your presentation skills
Many schools now require you to give a short presentation using PowerPoint about a topic either as an individual or as a group. Sometimes these are assessed formally, so it is worth getting the final version as good a...
Posted: Friday, October 31, 2014 12:00 AM
Searching for a part-time job whilst studying
Our friends from StudentJob have shared some tips on searching for a part-time job whilst studying Searching for a part-time job can be a bumpy road of disappointment, however a bit of guidance can smooth out the jou...
Posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 12:00 AM
Talia blogs about finalising your university choices
Talia, one of our student bloggers, grapples with university choices. Your Personal Statement is ready. You’ve got your references sorted. You’ve managed to remember all of your grades from GCSE and AS. The only probl...
Posted: Tuesday, October 7, 2014 12:00 AM
Caitlin's latest blog - how to stand out from the crowd
Caitlin, one of our student bloggers, has a great idea to help make you stand out from the crowd. As the season of UCAS applications approaches, many students will be looking for ways to go above and beyond in orde...
Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014 12:00 AM
Tips for writing your personal statement
Our good friends at the Brightside Trust have all the information you need to write an amazing Personal Statement. How do I write my personal statement? Your personal statement is one of the most important parts of ...