How To Choose The Right University Course For You

How To Choose The Right University Course For You

  So you’re planning on going to university, but you’re not sure what subject is right for you? If you don’t have a clear idea of a vocational career with a defined entry path, like medicine, it can be difficult to decide on a degree course –...
What is studying International Relations really like?

What is studying International Relations really like?

Are you interested in politics, governments, corporations, and how organisations across the globe work together (or don’t!)? Are you considering studying International Relations at university but want to get a better idea of what it’s really like, and what...
What is life like as an Engineering student?

What is life like as an Engineering student?

Sally Croysdale is currently in her third year studying Engineering Science. Originally from Leicester, Sally is a keen musician and in her spare time sings in her College’s chapel choir and plays clarinet in the university orchestra. When did you first start to...
Life as a GDL student at BPP

Life as a GDL student at BPP

Ella Harold is currently studying for her Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) at the BPP Law School in London. She is a Future Trainee Solicitor at Watson Farley & Williams LLP and will take up a training contract with them after her LPC. Before studying law, Ella was...
A Day in the Life of a PhD Student in English Literature

A Day in the Life of a PhD Student in English Literature

Ellen Brewster is studying for a PhD in English Literature. Having completed her undergraduate degree, she went on to a Master’s before returning to her original college for her PhD. Her area of specialism is UK domestic readership in the eighteenth century....
A Day in the Life of a Medical Student

A Day in the Life of a Medical Student

Charlotte Mitchell is in her fourth year studying medicine, currently undertaking clinical training at the John Radcliffe Hospital. Hailing from a family of doctors, Charlotte also is a keen tennis player, cellist, and singer, and is a member of a number of university...