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.

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.

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.

Wed, 07/23/2014

Get some expert advice to help ensure your US student visa application is successful.

Fri, 07/18/2014

Is making decisions difficult for you? Here are 7 surprising but effective tips that will help improve your decision making skills. 

Fri, 07/18/2014

Catch up on coverage of the 2014 QS University Rankings: BRICS, an index of the top universities in these five emerging economies.

Tue, 07/15/2014

Preparing for exams or just want to boost your concentration levels? Make sure these foods to fuel the brain are included in your diet.

Fri, 07/11/2014

Get a quick comparison of universities in the five BRICS countries, with these ‘score cards’ based on the QS University Rankings: BRICS.

Mon, 07/07/2014

Starting your PhD search? Get advice on how to find a PhD that’s right for you, from a student who’s already been through the process.

Thu, 07/03/2014

Different types of students can be very helpful, or not, during exam season. Find out which type of student you or your classmates are.

Wed, 07/02/2014

Why should you join the Model United Nations? A self-confessed MUN addict shares his top 5 reasons, including overcoming a fear of public speaking.