Gap years, some find the break from education beneficial, while others feel that taking a gap year will make it more difficult to return to the academic world. This decision requires planning and consideration. We help you make the decision. We review reasons, advantages and disadvantages, universities’ opinions on gap years and some final tips. Let’s get started.
The UCAS reference and letter of recommendation are the most undervalued parts of your university application. Having a strong UCAS reference and a strong letter of recommendation is advantageous to your application, as it gives admissions tutors a clear picture of who you are as a student. We explain what they are, why they are important and what the differences are.
An Economics degree, from a prestigious university, can prepare you for a wide range of career options. There are almost 80 UK universities offering Economics degrees, which equates to many students entering the economics job market each year. In this article, you will discover the typical career options for Economics graduates that are related to the degree.
The first month of university is an exciting and challenging time. Everything seems to happen at the same time, so how do you make the most of it? This guide to the first month of university explains how to make the most of Freshers’ Week, how to manage your money and how to stay healthy. Let’s get started on preparing for the start of university!
Freshers’ week is a key time for settling into university. To help you through the first few weeks at Oxbridge, Niamh, Oxford student representative (and former first year student), has put together a comprehensive guide to Oxbridge Freshers’ Week. It includes what to expect, how to prepare and how to get the most out of the experience.