Category: Students

Liverpool University Open Days get underway

The first of a series of Open Days at The University of Liverpool will begin today (June 21st), allowing prospective students to find out more about the higher education establishment and decide whether it is the right university for them. Four Open Days will be held between now and the autumn, with events scheduled for… Read more »

Olympian Diane Modahl visits UofM with local schoolchildren

Olympic athlete Diane Modahl has helped schoolchildren in the north-west get excited about education by taking them on a trip to The University of Manchester (UofM). Earlier this week, the gold medallist held an event at the higher education establishment, during which interactive workshops took place, as well as a campus tour around the university… Read more »

Accommodation fees paid by parents of one-third of students

A number of students have their accommodation fees paid for by their parents, according to a recent survey by Rightmove. The online property search specialists released findings yesterday (June 17th) about student properties and renting. It showed that 32% of students who took part in the survey said their parents pay for their rental charges…. Read more »

New student discount ID prepares to launch

A new student ID has launched that will offer university attendees discounts on famous brands, including shops, restaurants and entertainment and leisure facilities. Student Beans has introduced the digital ID, which is intended to help both students by saving them money and businesses in university towns by raising their awareness among university goers. The Student… Read more »

What to pack when going to a festival this summer – Part1

Thousands of university students and young people will be planning on going to a festival this summer, hoping to spend a few days with their close friends and listening to their favourite bands. If you’re camping at an outdoor music festival this summer, here’s a list of the most important items you can’t leave home… Read more »

Liverpool revealed as one of cheapest cities for student property rents

Liverpool has been found to be one of the best cities in the UK for student accommodation for those looking for the most cost-effective rental fees. Haart real estate agent released findings ranking British university towns and cities with regards to how much student accommodation typically costs to rent in those areas. It showed that… Read more »

Majority of Oxbridge students come from the south

Most British students studying at The University of Oxford or The University of Cambridge are from southern England, according to recent findings. Data released to The Guardian revealed there is a wide gap in the number of Oxbridge applicants that are accepted who are from the north of the country, with 30% of admissions from… Read more »

Top ideas on what to do this summer

The summer is now upon us and you’re bound to have packed your bags and moved back home for the long university break; but if you haven’t organised any plans for the holidays, don’t fear. There is still plenty of time to get things done – read on for some of our great summertime ideas…. Read more »