The UK’s most popular uni courses

The applications have closed and the waiting game is ON. If you’ve applied for university through UCAS, chances are you’re sitting nervously waiting to see if your chosen institutions want to make an offer – and if you’ve applied for certain courses, the pressure’s going to be even higher. Last year, a staggering 718,480 people applied through […]

Life skills to boost your CV

For some of you out there, it’s that time of the year when you start thinking about life after exams. If you’re just about to leave school (woo hoo!) you might find that your CV is looking a bit bare. Employers are always after a CV that stands out from the crowd, and one of the most […]

A day in the life of a dance student

Ever dreamt of a career in dance, but don’t know enough about it to give it a go? Well, you will soon! Source sat down for a chat with 17-year-old Aimee, who is in her first year studying dance at Glasgow Clyde College. She breaks down the ins and outs of being a dance student… […]

Stuck in a rut? Not a chance!

If you study astronomy, journalism or business are you forever committed to a career in the industry? We met with some people who say the world is still your oyster after graduation…   Computer Animation to Tattoo Artistry Kirstin Stevenson is a 25 year old from Holytown nearGlasgow and has jumped from one career straight […]

Where to Study?

You’ve finished your exams, UCAS have informed you which universities have given you conditionals and unconditionals, but the decision is still tricky. You might be considering staying at home or flying the nest, so here’s our guide to what the different Scottish cities and towns have to offer for prospective students who haven’t made up […]

Celebrity Odd Jobs and A-Grade A-listers

As we sit through yet another long science lesson, dreaming about a distant world of stardom, it’s easy to dismiss those dreams as unachievable… but should you? We take a sneak peek into the previous careers and university courses undertaken by celebrities before they found fame. Odd Jobs As we watch our favourite celebs performing […]

Edinburgh College Awarded Wella Centre of Excellence Status

Edinburgh College has become only the second college in Scotland to be recognised as a Centre of Excellence by Wella, and one of just 30 throughout the UK. The accolade not only reflects the top class facilities and training available at the college but offers additional opportunities for students to take part in nationwide competitions […]