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10 things to do before you graduate

10 things to do before you graduate Don't graduate without doing these things.

30 mistakes every fresher will make

30 mistakes every fresher will make We share 30 common blunders first years make, in the futile hope that you won't make the same mistakes as we did.

Learning a second language at university

Learning a second language at university Read Isabelle's advice on why you should learn a foreign language and the best ways to go about it.

57 tricks to get better at life [PICS]

57 tricks to get better at life [PICS] Invest a few minutes digesting the best kept secrets to getting better at everyday life, all 57 of them, with this infographic.

A guide to TEFL (Teaching English Abroad)

A guide to TEFL (Teaching English Abroad) If you fancy travelling and earning money while you do so then teaching English abroad may be the way forward. Find out if it's right

15 things to remember before going home for Christmas

15 things to remember before going home for Christmas Going home for Christmas may be the first time that many people see their family since heading to uni! Make sure you are prepared for

How to apply for a graduate scheme

How to apply for a graduate scheme How to prepare and what to expect from the graduate scheme application process. Includes an overview of where and when to apply, plus plenty of

6 great alternatives to graduate schemes

6 great alternatives to graduate schemes What are the alternatives to graduate schemes? We take a look at some of the other ways to kick-start your career after university with 6

Your guide to A Level Results Day 2014

Your guide to A Level Results Day 2014 A Level results day is an exciting time for many students across the UK. Going to University is an exciting prospect and Save The Student is

Not happy with your A Level results? Stay calm!

Not happy with your A Level results? Stay calm! Not happy with your A Level results? Find out how to deal with your situation in a few simple steps and we also guide you

How to act in your first graduate job

How to act in your first graduate job Nervous about starting your first Graduate Job? Read on to learn the best work etiquette to set you off on the right foot.

Review: Beach Break Live

Review: Beach Break Live Review of Beach Break Live, the student festival including a look at a number of the acts as well as the value for money on

13 skills to help you survive university

13 skills to help you survive university Learn these top skills to survive university and graduate as a well rounded human being.

How to revise in one day

How to revise in one day Learn how to revise a whole university subject in one day should you ever find yourself in this unfortunate position.

How to write a 3,000 word essay in a day

How to write a 3,000 word essay in a day Dannielle draws on personal experience to put together a step-by-step guide to completing a 3,000 word essay in just 24 hours. Useful for those that

5 tips to beat exam stress

5 tips to beat exam stress Beat university exam time stress with these simple tips. Make sure you are prepared for your exams and free of stress when the time comes.

Top 10 universities in the UK 2013/14

Top 10 universities in the UK 2013/14 Find out if you go to one of the top universities in the UK, and find out about well known alumni.

11 most unusual university degrees

11 most unusual university degrees A list of the top unusual University degrees in the UK. Find out if your degree is featured or if you would like to study

How to be organised in 6 easy steps

How to be organised in 6 easy steps Learn how to become organised and make life a lot easier. Free up lots of time by taking time to become organised.

10 tips on getting a first class degree

10 tips on getting a first class degree We've done some research into finding out what you need to do to get a first class degree certificate in your hand at the end

9 ways to deal with homesickness

9 ways to deal with homesickness Being an international student in a new country can be daunting. These are the top tips to avoid homesickness.

Better lecture notes in 10 easy steps

Better lecture notes in 10 easy steps 10 quick and easy tips to taking better lecture notes at uni.

Review: Parklife Festival

Review: Parklife Festival The Save The Student team were invited to Parklife festival in Manchester. Here's our review. We pay attention to the money side of the student

The best food to eat whilst revising (on a budget)

The best food to eat whilst revising (on a budget) If you feel you spend too much on snacks during revision then fear not, you and your wallet can both heave a sigh of relief

The student’s festival guide 2014

The student’s festival guide 2014 We review the most student friendly and best value for money festivals in 2014.

Student halls or the student house?

Student halls or the student house? Choosing where you live before you go to university can be one of the biggest worries. We have devised a quick and easy read to

10 common myths about university

10 common myths about university Don't believe the stereotypes! Find out which myths are simply not true about university.

Best graduate bank accounts 2013/14

Best graduate bank accounts 2013/14 We've researched the best graduate bank accounts for this year to help you make an informed decision on what to do with your money after

University clearing guide 2014

University clearing guide 2014 Didn't get the results you needed? Never fear! Read our guide for applying for university on clearing and don't miss out.

6 tips for finding a graduate job

6 tips for finding a graduate job Thousands of recent graduates are struggling to kick-start their careers due to a graduate job shortage. The number of available [...]