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How to look after your mental health at university

Unfortunately, a lot of students experience mental health problems at university. The good news is there is plenty you can do to manage mental illness should it come your way at university, or if you already...  

What are sponsored degrees?

When it comes to choice, school leavers have never had it so good. You’ve probably heard of higher apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships by now – but what about sponsored degrees? Well...  

What’s the difference between a college and a university?

College and university are terms that are often used interchangeably, but they're actually quite different environments. As you start to think about the direction you’ll be heading in when you leave...  

What are the different types of degrees?

If you’re weighing up your options and considering going to university, you’ll be thinking about doing a degree. So you might have heard of the degree qualification BA, or a BSc. But have...  

Your guide to: The pros and cons of university

University can be an amazing experience, but it’s not for everyone. It’s also one of the biggest decisions you’ll make in your life – so it’s important to think carefully...  

Which university should I go to?

If you’ve come to this page, you’ll already have thought all about apprenticeships and school leaver programmes, and decided that university is the best option for you.  The bad...  

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