Navigating Higher Education

Preparing for Interview for Medical School

You have done your research, made your selection of 4 medical schools, honed your personal statement and submitted your UCAS application, now you wait with eager anticipation to see if you will get an interview.  Only 1 in 3 applicants gets invited to interview so to even get to this stage is impressive.  But preparing… Read More »

King’s College London

Situated in the heart of central London, King’s College London is a vibrant choice of University. In this blog, we look at the top ten things you need to know before applying. King’s College London: What you need to know History King’s College London is one of the oldest universities in England. Established in 1829… Read More »

Studying Modern Foreign Languages

It is amazing how far studying modern foreign languages at university can get you. Not only does it give you an opportunity to learn to write and speak the language(s) fluently, but it also offers the chance to explore a broad range of other mediums including literature, philology, film and translation. The diversity of this… Read More »

The benefits of a University ‘Year in the Field’

A ‘sandwich year’, ‘year out’, ‘study abroad’, ‘work experience’, call it what you will , many universities encourage their students to consider spending their third year “out in the field”. This time can be spent gaining industrial experience through a work placement, studying abroad or a combination of the two. In this blog, we look… Read More »

The University of Exeter

The University of Exeter, situated in the south west of the UK, is one of the top universities in the world. Their two locations in Exeter and Cornwall offer beautiful campuses and are ideal environments in which to study and live. In this University Profile, we take a look at the top ten things you… Read More »

Common career fears

Graduation season nears. Excitement is beginning to fill the air. Students are beginning to plan their proms, pick out dresses and arrange transport. Schools are beginning to order caps and gowns and arrange the ceremony. Students in their penultimate year look on with a slight air of jealousy. The buzz gets louder and louder every… Read More »

How to Write the Perfect Personal Statement Workshop

Does your child know how to write the perfect personal statement when applying to a UK University? Are you worried about the looming 15th Jan deadline?   Attend our How to Write the Perfect Personal Statement Workshop on Sunday 17th December to gain expert advice on what to write in your personal statement. Don’t miss… Read More »

An International Branch Campus University – Why it could be for you.

An International Branch Campus University in the UAE could be the answer if you are looking for an international degree experience. Attending an international branch campus university is a growing global trend and with good reason; it gives more students the opportunity to access a degree education from a well- established university with a strong… Read More »

Studying Engineering at University

Is studying Engineering at University right for you? Studying engineering at university can lead to exciting career prospects and top salaries across a wide range of industries. There are roles available in almost every industry and it can lead to opportunities to work on world-changing technological developments that make a difference to individuals and society… Read More »

Imperial College, London

“Imperial College: a community of problem-solvers dedicated to finding innovative solutions to the world’s biggest challenges.” Imperial College is one of the most prestigious destinations for aspiring scientists today. What makes it such a special place to study? Scientists only! Imperial College is one of the few UK universities that doesn’t offer a broad range… Read More »