Category: Student Life

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Gareth Hughes, Researcher and Psychotherapist, gives his advice on how often you should go back home while at university.

Students and graduates from the University of Derby give their top tips to new students during Fresher's Week.

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Gareth Hughes, Psychotherapist and Researcher at the University of Derby, talks about what to do now you have your place at university following Clearing.

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Putting the personal into your personal statement. 8 things to include and 5 phrases to avoid when perfecting your UCAS personal statement.

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Steve Ward, Customer Services Manager at Derby Student Residences Limited, gives his top ten essentials of what to pack for university.

Online MBA Global graduate, Thobekile Ncube, is in her early sixties and her goal is to retire with a PhD. She shares her experience of studying online, the impact her studies have had on her life and her top tips for new online students.

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Tanith Jones talks about she funded her postgraduate study and why she chose to carry on studying after her undergraduate degree.