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Choosing where to study

Your choice of university will define where you live for at least the next three years. Read about UK universities including information on the local area, facilities and accommodation.

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Student city guides

Thinking about moving to a new city for university? Our city guides will help you learn...

30 Mar 2022
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How to choose a university

This guide to choosing a university will help you think about location, features,...

12 Jul 2021

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What to ask at a university open day

To get the most out of a university open day or virtual event, come with a list of...

16 Dec 2021
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Studying in Glasgow

Learn about what it’s like to study in Glasgow, from student accommodation and transport,...

30 Nov 2021
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Studying in London

Are you planning to study in London? Read all about what you can expect studying in one...

24 Nov 2021
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Studying in Birmingham

What’s it like to study in Birmingham? We unpack what you can expect, from transport and...

24 Nov 2021
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Studying in Edinburgh

Applying to study in Edinburgh? Find out about accommodation, transport and what to do in...

30 Nov 2021
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Studying in Newcastle

Discover what it’s like to study in Newcastle, from where to live and how to get around...

29 Nov 2021
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Studying in Manchester

Learn all about the things to do in Manchester, how to get around the city and what you...

24 Nov 2021
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The Turing Scheme

Replacing the Erasmus Scheme, the Turing Scheme is the UK government's answer to study...

19 Jan 2022
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What's the Erasmus Programme?

Details of the Erasmus exchange programme, with information about financial support and...

24 Feb 2022
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Studying in Ireland

Studying in Ireland is a great way to expand your learning. Find out how to apply to...

23 Aug 2021
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What’s the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)?

Discover the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), which presents Gold, Silver, Bronze and...

09 Aug 2021
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Studying abroad

Is studying abroad worth it? It can be a great opportunity for you and your career. Find...

24 Feb 2022

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