Student Blog

Wondering what it’s like to study at university? Want advice on how to survive studying abroad? Read first-hand accounts of student life and get study abroad tips in the TopUniversities Student Blog.

Fri, 08/29/2014

Seven reasons why you should consider taking a MOOC or other online education course as a prospective university student. 

Thu, 08/28/2014

Studying abroad can be an exciting yet often overwhelming experience. Prepare yourself for the emotional rollercoaster with this 7-part guide.

Wed, 08/27/2014

Five lessons from the Students Online: Global Trends report, showing how ‘digital native’ prospective students research universities online.

Tue, 08/26/2014

Planning your gap year? Find out how to choose a gap year job that will prepare you for your future studies and career.

Thu, 08/21/2014

Want to study at a university in Germany? Discover leading institutions in the tech-focused province known as “Silicon Saxony”.

Wed, 08/20/2014

Want to start a journalism career by studying in the UK? Take a look at the top 5 universities in the UK for media & communication studies.

Thu, 08/14/2014

Got a video interview coming up? Find out how to prepare and what to avoid during your interview with our Skype and video interview tips.

Tue, 08/19/2014

What information do prospective students struggle to access? Get insights from the Students Online: Global Trends report.

Tue, 08/19/2014

Preparing for grad school? Find out all you need to know about graduate admissions, funding, careers and more.

Mon, 08/11/2014

Getting your A-level results this summer? Find out everything you need to know to ensure you’re fully prepared for the best – and worst – possible scenario.

Mon, 08/11/2014

Is your university running campus recruitment events? Find out how this could aid your graduate job search, and how to make the most of on-campus hiring.

Tue, 08/12/2014

How do prospective students use online resources in their university search? Discover some surprising findings from the Students Online: Global Trends report.

Fri, 08/08/2014

Find out what a new global survey reveals about prospective students’ preferences within education marketing and communication.

Tue, 08/05/2014

What do today's postgraduate students look like?

Fri, 08/01/2014

Get advice on using social media marketing in higher education, based on the Students Online: Global Trends report.

Wed, 07/30/2014

Get advice on how to choose between journalism careers in print media, online media, TV and radio, and developing the skills you’ll need to succeed. 

Tue, 07/29/2014

Want to access the internet abroad? Follow these five tips for getting internet access without running up a huge bill.

Fri, 07/25/2014

Discover 33 essential websites for students, to help with everything from finding cheap textbooks to finding student discounts in your area.

Thu, 07/24/2014

Want to start your own business while at university? Follow this simple five-step plan for success.

Tue, 07/22/2014

Find out how UK and Australian universities compare on everything from international collaboration to equal access.