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Browse our articles for essential guidance with you UCAS application. Whether you need assistance with your personal statement; to work out your UCAS tariff point score, or to find out the best way to choose a suitable course - use our blog to supply you with the help you need. Many of our articles are written by university students who can give you first-hand knowledge about how to make a successful application.

Halls or House Share: Top Tips for an Easy Life

Tue 19 Sep 2017
Moving in with strangers is a really exciting opportunity to meet new people and make new friends, so make sure you make the most of it!
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Tue 19 Sep 2017 Tue 19 Sep 2017 /blog/halls-or-house-share-top-tips-for-an-easy-life

Sixth Form: Hit the Ground Running

Tue 05 Sep 2017
Top tips on how to have the best start to your sixth form or college life and further study.
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Tue 05 Sep 2017 Tue 05 Sep 2017 /blog/sixth-form-hit-the-ground-running

Don't Rush Into Higher Education

Thu 31 Aug 2017
If you're still feeling a bit uncertain about your next steps, take time out to consider your options.
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Thu 31 Aug 2017 Thu 31 Aug 2017 /blog/dont-rush-into-higher-education

Your Guide to Secondary Criticism

Thu 31 Aug 2017
Secondary criticism is an essential part of academic study that can be difficult to get you head round. So have a look at our guide, before you go to university, to get you started!
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Thu 31 Aug 2017 Thu 31 Aug 2017 /blog/your-guide-to-secondary-criticism

Tips For Surviving Your First Term at University

Fri 25 Aug 2017
Starting university can be quite nerve racking, but we've got a few simple tips that will hopefully get you started!
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Fri 25 Aug 2017 Fri 25 Aug 2017 /blog/tips-for-surviving-your-first-term-at-university

GCSEs: Understanding the New Grading System

Thu 24 Aug 2017
Get to grips with the new grading system that has been implemented for English Language, Literature and Maths - and will be used by all subjects within the next two years.
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Thu 24 Aug 2017 Thu 24 Aug 2017 /blog/gcses-understanding-the-new-grading-system

GCSE Results Day 2017

Wed 23 Aug 2017
The long wait is over and GCSE and BTEC Level 1& 2 results are finally here. Take a look at the next steps in your education and career.
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Wed 23 Aug 2017 Wed 23 Aug 2017 /blog/gcse-results-day-2017

Apprenticeships with Pret

Mon 21 Aug 2017
Start A career, learn new skills & get paid weekly. Kate tells us why she joined Pret’s School Leavers programme
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Mon 21 Aug 2017 Mon 21 Aug 2017 /blog/apprenticeships-with-pret

Results Day: Careers Advice and Opportunities

Fri 18 Aug 2017
Don't worry if you didn't get the results you were hoping for, there are plenty of other options to look into.
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Fri 18 Aug 2017 Fri 18 Aug 2017 /blog/results-day-careers-advice-and-opportunities

My Unexpected Gap Year

Thu 17 Aug 2017
Results not quite what you expected? Not quite sure what to do now? A gap year could be a blessing in disguise.
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Thu 17 Aug 2017 Thu 17 Aug 2017 /blog/my-unexpected-gap-year

Happy A-Level Results Day!

Wed 16 Aug 2017
A-Level Results are finally here. Congratulations to all students and staff who will be receiving results today.
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Wed 16 Aug 2017 Wed 16 Aug 2017 /blog/happy-a-level-results-day

Waiting for Results

Wed 16 Aug 2017
The wait for results is nearly over, but here's a reminder to relax! As well as things you can do to keep yourself busy before you head off.
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Wed 16 Aug 2017 Wed 16 Aug 2017 /blog/waiting-for-results

Exam Results Helpline

Thu 10 Aug 2017
Don't fret, there is a careers advice service on hand to help stressed-out students on A-level results day.
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Thu 10 Aug 2017 Thu 10 Aug 2017 /blog/exam-results-helpline

Applying to Apprenticeships After A-Levels

Fri 04 Aug 2017
Finished your A-Levels and now not too sure about what to do? Check out this guide to applying for apprenticeships.
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Fri 04 Aug 2017 Fri 04 Aug 2017 /blog/applying-to-apprenticeships-after-a-levels

Awaiting Results

Tue 01 Aug 2017
Results day is coming up in just a couple of weeks, instead of fretting over those grades, use this time to think about what you really want out of your next steps.
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Tue 01 Aug 2017 Tue 01 Aug 2017 /blog/awaiting-results

Apprenticeship Levels

Fri 28 Jul 2017
A clear guide to different types of apprenticeships.
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Fri 28 Jul 2017 Fri 28 Jul 2017 /blog/apprenticeship-levels

The Royal Albert Hall's Young Producer Programme

Tue 25 Jul 2017
The concert hall has just launched a new scheme for young people aged 16-25, that are interested in pursuing a career in music and events.
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Tue 25 Jul 2017 Tue 25 Jul 2017 /blog/the-royal-albert-halls-young-producer-programme

Get on Air!

Fri 21 Jul 2017
Dominic Lam explains exactly why you should get involved with student radio at university.
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Fri 21 Jul 2017 Fri 21 Jul 2017 /blog/get-on-air

The UK's First Ever Degree Apprentices have Graduated!

Wed 19 Jul 2017
A revolutionary graduation has taken place this week - the graduation of the first Degree Apprentices, who have been awarded by Aston University.
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Wed 19 Jul 2017 Wed 19 Jul 2017 /blog/the-uks-first-ever-degree-apprentices-have-graduated

The Importance of the Arts

Mon 17 Jul 2017
Art History and Classics are rapidly fading, but there are some aspects of these subjects that make them invaluable and definitely worthy of study.
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Mon 17 Jul 2017 Mon 17 Jul 2017 /blog/the-importance-of-the-arts

Questions for Your Job Interview

Fri 14 Jul 2017
You might be looking at getting a summer job, or thinking ahead to next year. So get ready with these interview questions
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Fri 14 Jul 2017 Fri 14 Jul 2017 /blog/questions-for-your-job-interview

Part-Time Jobs at University

Tue 04 Jul 2017
Jobs at university can be complimentary to your degree. Students sometimes think they'll be a huge burden and get in the way of studying. But it is possible to manage both.
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Tue 04 Jul 2017 Tue 04 Jul 2017 /blog/part-time-jobs-at-university

Teaching Excellence Framework 2017

Thu 29 Jun 2017
The long awaited results for the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017 have been published! Here is everything that you need to know.
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Thu 29 Jun 2017 Thu 29 Jun 2017 /blog/teaching-excellence-framework-2017

UCAS Extra: What You Need to Know

Thu 22 Jun 2017
Applied to university, but not received any offers? Have a read about how UCAS Extra may be able to help.
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Thu 22 Jun 2017 Thu 22 Jun 2017 /blog/ucas-extra-what-you-need-to-know

Safety in the Sun

Mon 19 Jun 2017
The summer is well and truly here, and with exams still in progress, it's so important that as well as enjoying yourself, you stay healthy and safe in the sun.
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Mon 19 Jun 2017 Mon 19 Jun 2017 /blog/safety-in-the-sun

Did You Have Your Say in the General Election 2017?

Fri 09 Jun 2017
Whether you were able to vote or even if you have just heard everyone talking about the election, this article will explain what it all means.
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Fri 09 Jun 2017 Fri 09 Jun 2017 /blog/did-you-have-your-say-in-the-general-election-2017

What to Bear in Mind When Settling Into University

Fri 26 May 2017
Starting university can be an overwhelming experience, but we've got a few tips to consider that might put you more as ease.
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Fri 26 May 2017 Fri 26 May 2017 /blog/what-to-bear-in-mind-when-settling-into-university

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?
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Wed 24 May 2017 Wed 24 May 2017 /blog/redbrick-and-russell-group-universities

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
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Mon 22 May 2017 Mon 22 May 2017 /blog/keywords-guide-university-and-apprenticeships

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. 
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Thu 18 May 2017 Thu 18 May 2017 /blog/why-you-should-vote-in-the-uks-general-election

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
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Fri 05 May 2017 Fri 05 May 2017 /blog/useful-revision-resources

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.
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Wed 03 May 2017 Wed 03 May 2017 /blog/ucas-confirmation-deadline

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.
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Tue 25 Apr 2017 Tue 25 Apr 2017 /blog/major-changes-to-apprenticeships-coming-into-effect-soon

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.
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Fri 21 Apr 2017 Fri 21 Apr 2017 /blog/a-royal-opening-of-the-global-academy-in-support-of-heads-together

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships

Fri 21 Apr 2017
Higher and Degree apprenticeships are an exciting hybrid between academic study and work place experience.
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Fri 21 Apr 2017 Fri 21 Apr 2017 /blog/higher-and-degree-apprenticeships

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
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Fri 07 Apr 2017 Fri 07 Apr 2017 /blog/why-you-should-consider-an-apprenticeship

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:
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Fri 31 Mar 2017 Fri 31 Mar 2017 /blog/top-tips-to-reduce-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.
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Mon 20 Mar 2017 Mon 20 Mar 2017 /blog/revison-tips-for-over-the-easter-holidays

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
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Mon 20 Mar 2017 Mon 20 Mar 2017 /blog/btecs-and-university-explained

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.
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Wed 08 Mar 2017 Wed 08 Mar 2017 /blog/the-alternative-uk-university-city-league-table

Gap Year Options

Wed 08 Mar 2017
You might have heard about it from others or even considered taking one yourself: a gap year.
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Wed 08 Mar 2017 Wed 08 Mar 2017 /blog/gap-year-options

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?
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Wed 08 Mar 2017 Wed 08 Mar 2017 /blog/applying-for-apprenticeships

Happy National Apprenticeship Week!

Tue 07 Mar 2017
With the introduction of National Apprenticeship Week, apprenticeships are finally being awarded the recognition they deserve.
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Tue 07 Mar 2017 Tue 07 Mar 2017 /blog/happy-national-apprenticeship-week

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.
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Thu 23 Feb 2017 Thu 23 Feb 2017 /blog/introducing-the-music-box

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!
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Mon 20 Feb 2017 Mon 20 Feb 2017 /blog/dont-miss-all-the-fun-at-our-london-fair

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.
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Thu 02 Feb 2017 Thu 02 Feb 2017 /blog/how-to-visit-the-sights-of-london-for-less

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.
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Wed 01 Feb 2017 Wed 01 Feb 2017 /blog/preparing-for-your-university-interview

UCAS Application Deadline 2017

Fri 13 Jan 2017
The undergraduate application deadline is looming make sure you get your form by January the 15th.
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Fri 13 Jan 2017 Fri 13 Jan 2017 /blog/ucas-application-deadline-2017

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
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Tue 06 Dec 2016 Tue 06 Dec 2016 /blog/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
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Fri 11 Nov 2016 Fri 11 Nov 2016 /blog/2017-ucas-points-calculator

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.
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Mon 24 Oct 2016 Mon 24 Oct 2016 /blog/uk-university-search-fair-london

UCAS Tariff System 2017 Explained

Wed 14 Sep 2016
A detailed explanation of how the UCAS Tariff System will change in September 2017
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Wed 14 Sep 2016 Wed 14 Sep 2016 /blog/ucas-tariff-system-2017-explained

My Experience at Sussex University

Wed 14 Sep 2016
Millie Burgh tells you her thoughts about studying at University in Brighton
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Wed 14 Sep 2016 Wed 14 Sep 2016 /blog/my-experience-at-sussex-university

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
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Mon 22 Aug 2016 Mon 22 Aug 2016 /blog/my-experience-at-york

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
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Tue 16 Aug 2016 Tue 16 Aug 2016 /blog/free-clearing-help-and-advice

New Student Bank Account

Wed 27 Jul 2016
HSBC student bank account helps alleviate fresher pressure with a £3,000 interest free overdraft and Amazon £60 gift card
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Wed 27 Jul 2016 Wed 27 Jul 2016 /blog/new-student-bank-account

Gap Year Advice from BUNAC

Mon 18 Jul 2016
7 Top Tips On How To Get The Most Out Of Your Gap Year
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Mon 18 Jul 2016 Mon 18 Jul 2016 /blog/gap-year-advice-from-bunac

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.
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Fri 15 Jul 2016 Fri 15 Jul 2016 /blog/what-to-do-when-university-isnt-right-for-you

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!
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Thu 14 Jul 2016 Thu 14 Jul 2016 /blog/what-is-adjustment

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.
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Wed 08 Jun 2016 Wed 08 Jun 2016 /blog/things-every-new-student-should-know

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.
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Fri 27 May 2016 Fri 27 May 2016 /blog/brexit-youth-voice-says-stay

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
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Fri 29 Apr 2016 Fri 29 Apr 2016 /blog/5-areas-you-could-be-saving-money-on

Win £10,000!!!

Thu 21 Apr 2016
Student luggage shipping company, Uni Baggage, is giving away £10,000 to one very lucky student.
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Thu 21 Apr 2016 Thu 21 Apr 2016 /blog/win-10000

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.
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Tue 19 Apr 2016 Tue 19 Apr 2016 /blog/life-and-study-in-london

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.
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Mon 04 Apr 2016 Mon 04 Apr 2016 /blog/ten-amazingly-unusual-degree-courses

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.
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Tue 29 Mar 2016 Tue 29 Mar 2016 /blog/changes-to-ucas-tariff-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.
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Wed 16 Mar 2016 Wed 16 Mar 2016 /blog/my-apprenticeship-experience-national-apprenticeship-week

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.
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Wed 10 Feb 2016 Wed 10 Feb 2016 /blog/the-ultimate-guide-for-scoring-student-freebies

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.
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Thu 17 Dec 2015 Thu 17 Dec 2015 /blog/how-to-perfect-your-ucas-application-form

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!
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Thu 17 Dec 2015 Thu 17 Dec 2015 /blog/write-the-perfect-ucas-form-personal-statement

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
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Tue 10 Nov 2015 Tue 10 Nov 2015 /blog/glion-london-summer-academy

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.
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Tue 27 Oct 2015 Tue 27 Oct 2015 /blog/apply-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:
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Thu 13 Aug 2015 Thu 13 Aug 2015 /blog/results-exam-helpline-tiffany-watson-made-in-chelsea

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.
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Fri 24 Jul 2015 Fri 24 Jul 2015 /blog/going-through-clearing

University Salary Prospects

Fri 10 Jul 2015
Students can now check long-term career and salary prospects before making decisions.
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Fri 10 Jul 2015 Fri 10 Jul 2015 /blog/university-salary-prospects

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
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Wed 24 Jun 2015 Wed 24 Jun 2015 /blog/studying-in-london

The Guide to a Productive Summer

Wed 17 Jun 2015
Amric Sangha aids you on getting the most out of your long summer ahead...
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Wed 17 Jun 2015 Wed 17 Jun 2015 /blog/the-guide-to-a-productive-summer

Guide to University Funding

Thu 14 May 2015
Rebecca Watson gives a brief guide to university funding, from Student Finance to money saving.
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Thu 14 May 2015 Thu 14 May 2015 /blog/guide-to-university-funding

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?
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Wed 29 Apr 2015 Wed 29 Apr 2015 /blog/the-conundrum-of-choosing-a-degree

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.
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Mon 06 Apr 2015 Mon 06 Apr 2015 /blog/making-the-most-out-of-open-days

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
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Mon 06 Apr 2015 Mon 06 Apr 2015 /blog/the-stresses-of-applying-for-university

A Survival Guide for Freshers

Mon 06 Apr 2015
Shika Sharma provides tips to help any student survive their crucial first week at university.
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Mon 06 Apr 2015 Mon 06 Apr 2015 /blog/a-survival-guide-for-freshers

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.
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Mon 06 Apr 2015 Mon 06 Apr 2015 /blog/what-do-i-take-with-me-to-university

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?
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Sun 05 Apr 2015 Sun 05 Apr 2015 /blog/living-at-home-v-living-at-university

Living Away from Home

Sun 05 Apr 2015
The big day has come, moving away from home!
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Sun 05 Apr 2015 Sun 05 Apr 2015 /blog/living-away-from-home

Making Friends at University

Sun 05 Apr 2015
A selection of great ways to make and keep friends at university.
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Sun 05 Apr 2015 Sun 05 Apr 2015 /blog/making-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.
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Sun 05 Apr 2015 Sun 05 Apr 2015 /blog/university-nights-out

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
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Sat 04 Apr 2015 Sat 04 Apr 2015 /blog/theres-a-big-difference-at-university

University Fees and Loans

Sat 04 Apr 2015
A brief and understandable look at university fees and loans.
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Sat 04 Apr 2015 Sat 04 Apr 2015 /blog/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.
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Sat 04 Apr 2015 Sat 04 Apr 2015 /blog/make-the-most-of-being-a-student

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.
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Fri 03 Apr 2015 Fri 03 Apr 2015 /blog/10-great-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.
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Fri 03 Apr 2015 Fri 03 Apr 2015 /blog/pros-and-cons-of-student-life

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.
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Fri 03 Apr 2015 Fri 03 Apr 2015 /blog/a-guide-to-university-accommodation

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.
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Fri 03 Apr 2015 Fri 03 Apr 2015 /blog/high-ranking-universities

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.
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Fri 03 Apr 2015 Fri 03 Apr 2015 /blog/university-rankings-explained

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!
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Wed 11 Mar 2015 Wed 11 Mar 2015 /blog/be-prepared-for-university

Freshers Week

Wed 11 Mar 2015
This article features vital advice about Freshers week for any student about to head to university.
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Wed 11 Mar 2015 Wed 11 Mar 2015 /blog/freshers-week

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.
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Fri 06 Mar 2015 Fri 06 Mar 2015 /blog/getting-as-much-as-possible-from-open-days

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.
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Mon 09 Feb 2015 Mon 09 Feb 2015 /blog/going-through-ucas-adjustment

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.
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Sun 08 Feb 2015 Sun 08 Feb 2015 /blog/how-to-use-the-ucas-points-calculator