10 Questions You Need to Ask at Open Days


You’ve spent the summer being put through your paces with various exams and assignments, and as you await results day it’s time to look at where you’d like to study next. Universities across the UK are opening their doors to prospective students; showing them around campuses, talking about courses and speaking to parents.

But keep in mind – this is your time to talk too. An open day is your opportunity to learn why a university is right for you. You’re going to spend three to four years there, so it’s vital you get all you can from the experience. Don’t let yourself be herded around and leave none the wiser. Read the rest of this article

Applying to University: The Ultimate Guide for Sixth Form Students



Everything you’ve heard about applying to university might just be right. From choosing the right course and editing the 12th draft of your personal statement to navigating the world of UCAS, it’s a stressful time for applicants.

And, with an application deadline of 15th January approaching for most undergraduate courses the process will seem a little more real every day. It has a way of looming, doesn’t it? Read the rest of this article

A list of the Best Apps for Students

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It seems as though there’s an app out there for everything nowadays. From fitness to shopping, and even to finance, there’s nothing an app hasn’t covered. So, we’ve decided to give you a little helping hand when it comes to apps so that you can use them to make your time at university as easy and efficient as possible.

How does never having to worry about missing those 9am lectures (unless you want to) sound? Or saving money on your nights out? Or even the hacks to make studying a lot quicker? Read the rest of this article