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Student Blogs

Student Blogs

These blogs have been created by our current students. They will provide a useful insight into university life from those who study here and give tips on how best to approach your time at university.

Chiara talks about her first year experience. Go through her journey to discover tips and advice on making friends, taking part in university activities and more!

Courtney takes you through her experience of Going to University on a Scholarship or Bursary. Discussing topics such the shift from A-levels to university, tips for preparing for university work and how to make the most out of first year. 

Join Hannah as she gives us some top tips and advice on avoiding student budgeting mistakes. Including some useful way to budget and where to find the best student discounts. 

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