- Career development and working life
- Career ideas, job profiles and subjects
- Entrepreneurs and starting out on your own
- Getting a job
- Going to university
- Studying and exams
- Volunteering, travel and gap years
Alternatives to open days
Can't make it to an open day? Here are some other ways to get a feel for a university.
Fee waivers explained
Find out how fee waivers work, and why you should usually take a bursary instead if you are given the choice.
Student life: freshers’ fair
Peter considers the delights of freshers' fair from the other side of the desk.
How do lectures work?
When you think of university teaching, you probably think of lectures - but how exactly do they work?
New Enterprise Allowance explained
The New Enterprise Allowance (NEA) offers up to £65 a week to start a business if you're on certain benefits.
Student finance: Appeals and complaints
Find out what you can do if something goes wrong with your student finance and it's not your fault.
Student life: perfect endings
As this series of monthly blogs draws to a close, Peter considers the importance of endings.
A term abroad: reflections on 2014
As her term in the US comes to an end, Srimathi reflects on her experience.
Choosing a games degree
With computer games companies now big contributors to the UK economy, degree course leader Fiona French shares her advice on routes into the industry.