Student Discount

I know that I’m going to miss out on lots of perks, such as free items and discounts after I graduate. You don’t necessarily appreciate student discount till its gone. Most retailers today offer some sort of student discount, whether that be 10% off or a free item. It’s always worth checking to see if…

Study Tips

Studying for exams is never easy. I have gone through GCSEs, A Levels and University and I can tell you that it hasn’t got easier over the years. If someone asked me how to revise, I honestly wouldn’t be able to tell them. GCSEs was the first time I experienced exams in a serious nature….

The importance of internships, placements and insight experiences

Placements, internships and insight experiences have seen a rise in recent years, where employers are looking for industrial experience undertaken during university. They are all useful additions that can enhance your CV and make you stand out when applying for graduate jobs. But what is the difference between them all, how do you apply for…

Problems international students face in the UK and how to solve them?

This is a guest post, written by Evelina from Best Student Halls. Best Student Halls is a great website to find and look for student accommodation at the best price, as this is sometimes a daunting process if your university doesn’t offer any onsite accommodation or if the university accommodation is too expensive. The blog post explains some…

Freshers’ Week: Do’s and Don’ts

Freshers’ week/freshers’ fortnight will be the best time of your life (well it was mine anyway). So much alcohol consumed, so many new friends, so many different outfits and so much money spent. I have put together a list of Do’s and Don’ts of freshers’ week that I was never told. 1. Do not even…