What do you do when you realise you’re studying the wrong course?

There’s a lot of pressure on young people these days to make perfect life decisions. If you don’t have your whole life figured out at the very tender age of 17 years-old, you start to feel a little panicked. And this panic may lead you to make snap decisions in terms of further or higher […]

The best study stationery

We wouldn’t be able to study to the fullest if it wasn’t for cool stationery, so it’s a good thing that buying stationery makes us feel productive and on top of things – even if we haven’t actually started studying yet. This week, 24-30 April, marks National Stationery Week, and the 26th is World Stationery Day, so […]

How to Stay Motivated During Exams

With exams around the corner, and your social life being sacrificed for studying, it can be hard to motivate yourself to hit the books and stay focused. There will probably never be a time when you are jumping for joy at the prospect of studying, but there are ways to up your motivation levels and […]

The alternative UK university city league table

Today's agenda: stunningly beautiful yard and terribly distracting autumn #glasgowuniversity #november #inlovewithsun A post shared by Ann Malova (@damnit_ann) on Nov 4, 2016 at 6:40am PDT If you’re thinking about applying for higher education, there’s nothing wrong with aiming high. But before you fill out that UCAS application to Oxford or Cambridge, there are some things you […]

Money Talks: Highest and Lowest Earning Degree Subjects

The best things in life are free, but everything else you’ve got to pay for.  If money matters to you in your future career, you might want to take a look at the highest and lowest degree subjects on offer before applying to university. According to a recent report, creative arts graduates (dance, drama, art, […]

Last minute study tips

If you’re reading this, it might be the case that you’re procrastinating to the max and quietly bricking yourself having left all your exam revision to the very, very last minute. For the sake of not wasting your valuable time, let’s cut to the chase and give you the best tips for absorbing all the […]

Study stationery essentials

Today is, believe it or not, World Stationery Day – further proof that there is, in fact, a ‘day’ for everything. (It was Tapir Day last week. We know. It’s absurd.) But World Stationery Day comes at a crucial time for Scots students, who’ll be up to their elbows in revision notes, textbooks and Post-Its […]

The Power of the Mind

A lot of students don’t realise that your mental health is just as important as your physical health. As the Dalai Lama once said: “Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that’s very important for good health.” Mental health issues affect one in every four adults in the UK, and one in five students […]