Chickens

Trading America for Australia: why do chickens eat each other?

In Acacia's second blog for Times Higher Education she runs down the highs and lows of doing a placement at a poultry farm 

university survival pack

University survival pack: tips for studying, socialising and budgeting

We have a wealth of articles on how to navigate your time at university, which we've put into one huge, helpful guide to get you started

PhD diary: Preparing for a PhD

Charlie Pullen explains the process of preparing for a PhD in the first of his blogs about his journey through the experience

PhD
Harvard University campus

From a waiter working in Singapore to becoming a Harvard graduate

Don't think that Harvard is just for a certain group of elite students, writes one recent master's graduate from lower-middle class Singapore

top 10 undergraduate employers in the UK

Students vote for their top employers in the UK

The financial and banking sector ranks highly in a table of top employers in the UK, voted for by students 

Students

New mental health training course offered to students

Amid rising rates of mental health issues among students, Mental Health First Aid has launched a training course to help students support their peers in a university environment

Table football

ShanghaiRanking Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments 2017: results

ShanghaiRanking publishes its Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments for the second year running 

Bag of dollars

US universities are the most likely to produce millionaires

If you’re hoping to become a millionaire (who isn’t?) then putting an application in to one of these colleges might help you get there 

The cheapest places to own a car at university

The cheapest and most expensive universities in England to take your car

If you're thinking of taking your car to university then you might want to check out where the cost of keeping a car is more than half of your maintenance loan

Cheapest places to study in Europe

The cheapest places to study in Europe

Which top European institutions are the best-value universities for students?

10 tips for freshers week.

Top 10 tips for surviving fresher's week

From making new friends to decorating your student room and surviving endless nights out, these are the tips that can help you survive fresher's week

university survival pack

University survival pack: tips for studying, socialising and budgeting

We have a wealth of articles on how to navigate your time at university, which we've put into one huge, helpful guide to get you started

10 uni life hacks

Top 10 university hacks from some of the UK’s most successful students and graduates

If you’re heading to university this year, here are some tips on finance, healthy eating, managing your time and socialising from some of the UK’s most successful students and graduates

Making a good impression on your university tutor

How to make a good impression on your university tutor

Attentiveness, initiative and organisation are some of the key attributes that will get you in your tutor's good books

How to choose a subject at university

Which subject should you study at university?

Explore our subject guides and career options with this comprehensive resource on choosing your degree subject at university

Dealing with homesickness at university

How to deal with homesickness at university

You’re never too old to miss your home – and don’t feel like you are the only person who goes through homesickness at university