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Take a look at the latest posts on options and pathways, different subjects, study skills and life as a student at university.

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Take a look at the latest posts on options and pathways, different subjects, study skills and life as a student at university.

18 posts found

Can I afford to go to university? Understanding what you’ll need to pay for and the support available means you can enjoy your uni experience without worrying about money

25 April 2022 3 min read

It’s important you understand the costs associated with university and the support available to you, so you can make an informed decision about whether it’s right for you.

Student Finance Team member of staff helping a student

Studying a Degree Apprenticeship Like the idea of getting a degree, but not sure about traditional study? A degree apprenticeship might be for you.

22 February 2022 4 min read

Thinking about uni, but not sure you like the idea of studying full time? Learn more about the option of taking an apprenticeship route to get a degree while earning a salary.

Degree apprenticeship student in a meeting

Managing stress at school Take a look at our top tips for managing stress and anxiety, and giving yourself a break when you need it

08 February 2022 2 min read

For even the most relaxed of students, school can be stressful at times. Future planning, exams and other things can make things tough sometimes. These top tips will help find your zen.

Students enjoying ice cream in the park

Top Tips for Revision Success Start your revision early and have a plan, then you'll really notice the difference

08 February 2022 2 min read

Revision doesn’t have to be a word that gives you the chills. Take a look at our simple strategies for revision success.

Female student studying at desk

What are my options after Year 11? Understand your post-16 options and choose the best route for yourself and your future plans

11 January 2022 3 min read

Different pathways and qualifications suit different people. Finding out about all the options available can help you make the best decision for you and your future.

Male student making notes

Studying at home Prepare your home study space to work at your best, feel organised and in control

07 January 2022 3 min read

Having a space to study outside of school is important for productivity, homework and revision. Take a look at our top tips for preparing your study space at home.

Male student working at desk in halls

Pathway Planning Map out what you'd like to do in the future and look forward to achieving all your exciting goals

06 January 2022 3 min read

Thinking about what you'll do when you leave school? Read these top tips to map out each stage of your future education.

Student making notes on tablet device

Law Make lasting positive impacts on legal systems, societies and the lives of individuals

05 January 2022 3 min read

A law degree is a gateway to a career as a solicitor or barrister, but it's not the only path you can choose. Find out more about where a law degree could take you.

Student in law courts

Cosmology and Astrophysics Deepen your understanding of the origins of the universe, and study some of the biggest and smallest elements in existence

05 January 2022 3 min read

Studying astrophysics and cosmology means looking at the origins of space and the universe. Find out if you're well-suited for a career in one of these fascinating fields.

Astronomical observatory under the stars

Sport and Exercise Science Understanding how the body responds to the challenge of elite physical activity

23 December 2021 3 min read

Considering studying sport at university but unsure what course to take? Find out more about Sport and Exercise Science.

Heart rate monitor tracking student on exercise bike