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How Much Does University Cost Parents?

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Stepping into university can be a pivotal time for many students; it can bring down a lot of changes in life, including a new-found sense of independence. But while independence is very often associated with university life, it is highly likely that you will need a bit of assistance — or …

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Should You Drop Out of University?

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Dropping out of university: most university students think about it, and quite a few students consider it seriously. Every student knows that there are plenty of factors involved in the process of dropping out – your future options, your finances, and most importantly, whether it’s …

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Can You Lie About GCSE Grades on UCAS?

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The importance of GCSE qualifications can’t really be overstated. For one reason or another, your GCSEs may not go as you had planned or hoped, and unfortunately, some students do find themselves disappointed on results day. Many students find themselves tempted to lie about their …

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Do Universities Have Half Term?

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Going to university is an exciting thing – you are entering the next stage of both your education and your life, full of new opportunities, both social and academic. Most university courses last between 3 – 5 years, but obviously students aren’t constantly at university for …

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University Semesters: A Student’s Guide

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When it comes to universities, there are so many new terms for you to get your head around. One of these are “semesters”. When hearing the term “semester”, you may think about how they are always mentioned in films, particularly American ones. However, semesters are …