Top universities in America

Find out the top 10 universities in the USA for this year as well as how much they charge and where to apply. When applying for universities in America, many UK students will (rightly) be looking at the very top and popular American Universities to get the best education imaginable and make their CVs sparkle.… Read More »

An introduction to studying in America

With the recent rise in costs of university in the UK, it’s not all that surprising that more British students are considering study abroad. But what’s all the fuss about? Choosing to study in another country, let alone America, is not a light decision – embarking on a degree and attending a university in a… Read More »

How to fund study at American universities

Find out what funding is on offer for UK nationals planning to study in America. It’s common knowledge that choosing to study at a university in America is not cheap. Many students would struggle to pay for one year’s study, let alone four (the norm for undergrad). The good news is that there are many… Read More »

How much are American university fees?

With tuition fees now above £9,000 a year in the UK, it’s becoming more important for some students to compare the cost of an education abroad. Some newspapers have commented on the ‘brain drain’ from the UK to North America as a result of the increase in fees, but how does the cost of studying… Read More »

Cutting the cost of an American degree

Getting a degree in America can be costly business. Make sure you aren’t paying more than you have to. We’re afraid that there is not any such thing as a ‘cheap’ American degree, only one that’s cheaper than it might otherwise be. It’s important to remember the fact that it’s not just the tuition fees… Read More »

University clearing guide 2015

Didn’t get the grades for your chosen uni? Clearing is your second bite at the cherry – and could leave you with a sweeter deal to boot. Last year a record 61,300 students found a place through Clearing, with an increasing number using the service to bag a better uni. Stick with us and we’ll show you how it works – and… Read More »

5 benefits of studying at an American university

Ever wondered why studying abroad in a place like America is better than studying in the UK? Here’s 5 top reasons to get you started. If you’re considering a student life in the States, you probably already have your own reasons for wanting to study abroad. However there are a wide number of positives which… Read More »

10 things international students need to know

For most international students, coming to study in the UK can be a little daunting. It is important to make sure that you are fully prepared so that when you arrive you know what to expect and can enjoy both studying and living abroad. We’ve spoken to a number of international students and asked them… Read More »

Freshers’ flu: Causes, symptoms and cures

You’re four days into freshers’ week, your head is pounding, you’re cowering under your bed covers and you feel like poop – where did it all go wrong? The chances are that you’ll come down with an acute case of “freshers’ flu” at least once during university. It may not be the end of the world… Read More »

13 tips for finding a graduate job

Everyone knows it’s a tough world, but that doesn’t mean that kick ass graduates can’t find the right position. And you’re totally a kick ass graduate.Alright, we’re not going to lie to you, finding a graduate job can be pretty tough, with the latest figures suggesting that just over 7% of graduates are unemployed. There’s… Read More »