Blogs

Student volunteering

Why student volunteering matters

Volunteering is a great way to enhance skills and give back to the community. During Student Volunteering Week, students are encouraged to find opportunities that best suit their interests
Learning languages

What it's like to study a modern languages degree

Are modern language degrees becoming obsolete? Absolutely not, say these four modern languages students
Tower of London at night, UK

Student life in London: culture and cuisine

As London has just been named one of the top university cities, Charlie Pullen highlights his experiences as a student in the capital.
United States of America president-elect Donald Trump speaking at podium

‘I love this country too much to idly stand by’

Bushra Hamid, whose parents came to the US from Syria, gives her personal take on the current political climate

12 monthly resolutions for graduate students

A handy guide to staying on track with your studies this year
free advice

Tips for getting your dream graduate job

A managing partner for talent at a leading multinational company shares her advice for job-seeking students and graduates
Climate change protest in London

Are universities failing their students on fossil fuel issues?

A campaigner from Fossil Free UCL explains why students must hold their universities to account on environmental issues
Student with British laptop

Why do German students choose to study in the UK?

A German student at the University of Oxford analyses why German students love to study at British universities – and how Brexit might change this