10 Awesome Places for Freshers to Visit in Glasgow

Scotland’s second city is the capital’s cooler, more contemporary cousin – and is also home to thousands of culture-hungry students. From gigs to modern art, you’ll find it all here. We asked The National Student writer George about his top spots in Glasgow – from botanical gardens to bars. Here are his recommendations… 1. Sauchiehall … Read More “10 Awesome Places for Freshers to Visit in Glasgow”

A Life-long Londoner on what New Students Definitely Shouldn’t Miss in the Capital

London unmissable student activities

If you’re heading to uni in London next month, there’s no excuse not to try all of the exciting things that are going on in the capital city all the time. Whether you’re a thrill seeker or just looking for a chilled night on the town, there’s something for everyone. West Londoner Hollie knows more than most … Read More “A Life-long Londoner on what New Students Definitely Shouldn’t Miss in the Capital”

A new study to determine the most expensive cities for students has sprung a surprise.

According to Natwest’s student living index, Edinburgh is the priciest place to pursue your academic ambitions, with the obvious guess – London – way down in seventh place! A total of 2,500 students were surveyed during the research in order to discover the most and least affordable places for students to study, of 25 university … Read More “A new study to determine the most expensive cities for students has sprung a surprise.”

Looking for a ‘HOME’ and not just student accommodation?

Homes for Students, one of the UK’s leading providers of student accommodation, currently has three available properties in buzzing student city Nottingham.

Nottingham has more than 300 places to eat and drink in the centre alone, and the nightlife scene is a mix of music, drinks and entertainment, from sophisticated cocktail bars to quaint real ale pubs and a fine choice of music venues.

Going through clearing, need student accommodation? Not to worry, we have you sorted!

With results day just around the corner, thousands of young people around the country will soon be frantically logging in to UCAS with baited breath to discover if they have received a conditional offer from their chosen university.

Unfortunately, not everyone gets into the university that they are hoping for, because they have not gained the required grades.