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Home From Home – How To Decorate Your Studio

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It might feel a little strange for the first few weeks, a new city, new friends and a new way of living and catering for yourself. If this is your first time living away from family it can feel a little empty and bare. So we’ve put together some ideas of how you can spruce…
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Getting Organised For Your 1st Year of University

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So you’ve been accepted on your course, you’ve told all of your friends and you’re super excited to get into your own place and finally begin the university journey. But wait a second …. what happens when you get there? All of the excitement and nerves can sometimes distract you from the part where you…
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Packing For Uni – 5 Things You Don’t Need To Bring

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Going to university for the first time is a pretty exciting prospect. After 18 years of living with your parents and going to school every day, you finally get your first true taste of total independence – living on your own with the freedom to do whatever you want. The practical side of preparing for…
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Leaving Home for the First Time

Leaving Home for the First Time

Well, you have got the grades that you needed and secured your place at your chosen university. Life is good. Now, for the majority of young adults, comes that right of passage we all have to take – leaving home for the first time. Hooray! However, this means that you are going to have to…
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Finding Better Quality Student Accommodation

Finding Better Quality Student Accommodation

Your university course is your investment into your future. It is essential that you carefully consider your options for accommodation to enable you to make the best of your time there. Living in the university halls of residence may seem like an attractive option as a new student but the actual reality is often a…
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Studying in the UK

Studying in the UK

Having chosen to study in the UK, you will need to choose which type of course will be appropriate for you. It is really important that you get this right at the beginning. Whilst it is possible to change courses after you have started, finding that you have chosen the wrong course will be time…
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Settling into UK Student Life

Settling into UK Student Life

If you have not studied in the UK before, as an international student you may find that the academic and national culture is likely to be quite different to that which you are used to. You may well find it difficult to settle in to your studies as well as adapting to UK culture at…
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