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GCSE results

Pupils Celebrate GCSE Results that Pave the Way for Future Success

Pupils around the country received the GCSE results that will allow them to move on to the next stages of their lives – with 76% of entries getting grades 9-4. Over 600,000 students got their results last week despite not … Read More

Action Agreed to Support Students into Preferred University

The Government and higher education sector have together agreed that all students who achieved the required grades will be offered a place at their first choice preferred university. The Government’s Higher Education Taskforce agreed to honouring all offers across courses … Read More

Record Numbers of 18-year-olds and Applicants from Disadvantaged Backgrounds Accepted into University

A record number of 18 year olds from the most disadvantaged backgrounds in England have been accepted into university – up 7.3% on last year’s results day, according to UCAS. This means 18.8% of all young people from the most … Read More

Rise in Top Grades as Students Celebrate A Level Results

Hundreds of thousands of students have had their university places confirmed after today’s A level results were confirmed with more disadvantaged pupils than ever going on to higher education. Despite the unprecedented circumstances, grades have remained broadly stable with a … Read More

National Graduates Day

Celebrities, Politicians and Business Leaders Highlight Vital Role of University Graduates on National Graduates Day

​Actor Russell Brand, Dame Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-General, and Michelle Donelan MP, Minister of State for Universities are among those who have marked the recent National Graduates Day (30th July 2020) by celebrating the resilience, skills, and achievements of the … Read More

#2020MADEUS

Universities UK Launches #2020MADEUS Campaign to Boost Confidence Among University Students

Students awaiting their exam results this August are being urged not to let the coronavirus pandemic stop them from pushing forward with their lives, in a new campaign, #2020MADEUS, launched today by UUK. #2020MADEUS, a student-facing campaign, aims to give … Read More

university places

Extra University Places for Vital Courses Announced

Extra university places for engineering, science and nursing courses have been made available for September, the Universities Minister has announced. Michelle Donelan has confirmed that the Government has approved over 9,000 additional places at UK universities for courses that will … Read More

communication skills

Good Communication Skills

Whether it be face-to-face, on the phone, over the internet, one on one, or in a group, one essential skill you’ll require in university is the ability to communicate. It’s essential that you are able to communicate effectively in order … Read More

Writing Your First College Essay

Writing Your First College Essay

Every student realises that college is a big step up from secondary school and that there are a lot of changes in the way you learn and study. One of the most important changes every student faces is writing your … Read More

Improve Your Study

Improve Your Study

No matter what educational institution you are in or what subject you are learning; one thing is the same for every successful student – successful studying! Learning is not something that simply happens to us. It is something we have … Read More