The start of a brand spanking new year is always exciting. Wondering what the next 12 months have in store for us is always nice to contemplate – where will we travel, how will our professional and personal lives develop, and which celebrities will actually survive the entire year?! However, this is also a time … Read More “Dealing with finances in January.”
It might be notoriously ‘drizzly’ in the UK, to put it diplomatically, but there are a number of reasons why it is still one of the world’s most desired places in which to study amongst students from other nations. A whole host of factors make it a highly attractive prospect for those looking to pursue … Read More “What international students can expect in the UK!”
So, Bonfire Night is upon us once again. How time flies! The clues have been all around us for weeks though – the arrival of Halloween, the clocks changing, and of course, the thunderous explosion of fireworks that are probably quite far away but have an uncanny knack of making you believe they are right … Read More “Remember remember the 5th of November!”
There is a common saying that has stood the test of time and often receives knowing nods when it is uttered: “You don’t know someone until you live with them.” It is fair to say co-habiting is the acid test of any friendship or relationship. And the truth is, it doesn’t matter whether you are … Read More “Living with your flatmates bad habits…”
It’s that time of year again – time to be filled with ghoulish glee and throw a killer party to mark the arrival of Halloween! The October 31st celebration presents the perfect excuse the dress up in a variety of outlandish outfits ranging from the sublime to the ridiculous, and get creative by theming the … Read More “It’s that time of year again – Halloween!”
So, you have set your sights on a career in fashion after leaving university. Exciting times are ahead! As with anything in university life, you get out of it what you put in, and if you put in the hard work you will be rewarded by a number of interesting options from which to choose … Read More “Top Tips on Starting a Fashion Career”
There are a number of reasons why university students take it upon themselves to find part-time work. The opportunity to earn some extra money, topping up that student loan, provides you with the added security and peace of mind that you need not fear any nasty shocks when you visit a cash machine or gingerly … Read More “Finding work at University”
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”
By a student who moved countries twice and lived in six different cities. “New month, new home, new start, new intentions, new goals, new light, and new beginnings.” Summer is over and it’s time to start a new chapter in your life and move to another city. Moving cities can be scary and nerve-wracking, but … Read More “Eight tips to keep in mind when moving to university”
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.