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International collaboration

Cross-cultural experiences are the key to academic success: Q&A with PhD prizewinners

Researchers from Tokyo and the United States explain why and how international collaboration is so valuable for students and academics.
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A guide to UK tuition fees and student visas: Preparing for university as an international student

A step-by-step guide to managing the visa process and your funding to study at a UK university.
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How to achieve your potential and get a place at university

YouTube vlogger Ryhan offers his tips to help students fulfil their goals and get into university, even if they don’t think they can.
Hannah Jukes vlogger

Public speaking improved my confidence at university

Youtube vlogger Hannah Jukes at Bangor University is using her voice to get taken more seriously and improve her confidence. She shares her top tips for developing your public speaking skills at university.
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Using an academic learning diary

An academic learning diary can enhance your ideas and help you keep track of essential academic insights.
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Five tips to make the most of your university experience

University is often the first chance to live independently. Here’s how to get the most out of it.
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Applying to medical school is like starting a new relationship

London medical student Katie takes a personal approach to applying to medical school.
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It’s not enough to just talk about mental health

Talking about student mental health is an important first step, but what use does it serve if nothing practically changes?