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”
Starting university life in student accommodation is an exciting experience. It is the opportunity to perhaps enjoy more freedom than you have previously been accustomed to, meet and live with new people or reside with your current set of friends as you embark on the next stage of your learning journey. Yet one of the … Read More “Managing Bills”
Starting university is a life experience. It’s a rite of passage, and an exciting new development in the life of a student. The courses one selects are quite rightly at the top of the priority list – mapping out your learning journey is the whole reason for entering this brave new world – but any … Read More “Starting University is a Life Experience”
Studying in London is many students’ idea of the ultimate university experience. One of the most iconic and instantly-recognisable places in the world did not get its reputation by accident. People travel from all over the world to take in the culture, night life and famous tourist attractions. More often than not, those people will … Read More “Student Couples in London”
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”
The Echo has put together a selection of the best places for students to live in Liverpool, and St. Andrews Gardens has made the list! St Andrews Gardens is located conveniently to the university and the city centre. Offering 100MB WiFi, Large Beds, All Inclusive Utility Bills and Laundry Facilities Onsite, why live anywhere else? If … Read More “The Liverpool Student Accommodation Guide”
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.”
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.
Ever dreamed of studying in London but been put off by the stereotypes about the expense involved? If so, prepare for a nice surprise!
A new study has revealed that the capital is NOT the most expensive city in the UK for students – in fact, it doesn’t even rank in the top five of pricey places!
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.