Preparing to Go

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2020 Complete University Guide League Tables

Discover which UK universities rank best nationally and in 70 different subject areas.

Where to Live

Our advice on all things accommodation

Save Money on Travel

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Save money on travelling to, from and around your university town or city, by following these guides for using:

Advice for Parents

Specifically for parents, guardians and carers

Take a look at how to support your child as they prepare to go to university, how to adjust when they have gone, and more.

Money & Work

Managing your money is an important lesson, and one university life can help you learn. See our advice below on how to best utilise your time and skills to keep studying affordable and stress-free. 
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Gap Years

From overseas volunteer projects to summer placements, find out how a gap year could benefit you.

How to Make the Most of Your Summer

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Make the most of your time off this summer – you'll head off to uni in September refreshed and relaxed, perhaps having gained useful skills and even some extra cash.