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Student life

From sport to nightlife, students deliver their verdict on universities

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20 game-changing revision tips you don't want to miss

Revision season is in full swing. Over on Twitter, we’ve been regularly pumping out quick tricks and hacks to help you.

04 April 2017

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My first term at uni: Dan's photo diary

What will your first term at uni look like? Dan takes us through some snaps of his first three months at Teesside University.

23 November 2016

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How a part-time job now can pay off later

Even if the Bank of Mum and Dad is happy to pay your phone bill and fund festival trips, getting a part-time job might have other benefits, too.

14 October 2016

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Freshers’ week: Chloe's photo diary

Chloe shares her freshers’ week experience at the University of Edinburgh.

03 October 2016

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Eight apps you need to survive uni

Do you have these apps downloaded? Keep organised, fit, on budget and entertained with these...

03 October 2016

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Top specialist institutions for student satisfaction (NSS)

Find out the specialist institutions with the happiest students according to the National Student Survey.

16 September 2016

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Top universities for student satisfaction (NSS)

Student satisfaction scores can give you an idea of what the student experience might be like for you. Here are the universities with the happiest students according to the National Student Survey...

13 September 2016

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10 unusual university societies

Weird and wonderful university societies around the UK revealed – read on if Mario, onesies or Vikings sound like your thing…

10 September 2016

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Five unusual university traditions

Every university has traditions and their sole purpose is to bring the community together. Here are some traditions that are slightly more unusual…

26 July 2016

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Mature student view: five tips on returning to university

Giving up on the 'real world' and heading back to university as a mature student isn't an easy path to embark on. Our mature student blogger Jayne shares how, at 29, the experience is going for her.

17 February 2014

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The social side of student life [video]

Our roving student video reporter headed to university campuses to find out all about the social side of student life. Watch the video to see what students said…

05 September 2012

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What I wish I'd known before going to uni [video]

Our student video reporter headed to university campuses to find out what students wish they’d known before they went to uni...

05 September 2012

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The best and worst things about being a student [video]

We sent our roving student video reporter out into university campuses to find out what the best and worst things about student life really were…

05 September 2012

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