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Here's where you'll find our thoughts on the latest trends in education, news on higher education developments, and resources to help prepare students to take their next steps in life.

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16 Jan 2018

Students are increasingly applying to a wider range of countries for university, seeking new experiences and improved career prospects Schools need to meet student and parent expectations to provide information...

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Personal statements: what to do and what to avoid

7 Dec 2017

According to a recent report, the top three qualities UK universities look for in prospective students are: a positive attitude towards study; a passion for the chosen course and subject;...

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What's it like to study in... New York?

28 Nov 2017

The US is the most popular destination for international students, and New York City is a top choice among those seeking to study in America. Universities based in NYC include...

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Getting students ready for interviews

23 Nov 2017

Many of your students going through the university application process will face some form of selection panel at one or more of their chosen colleges. Individual universities and faculties follow...

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How students can get the most out of open days

21 Nov 2017

No matter how good university websites are, they can’t give you the complete picture of what it’s like to study and live there. If your students can get to an...

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What's it like to study in... Toronto?

16 Nov 2017

If you have students who are thinking about studying in Canada, suggest they consider Toronto, the country’s largest city.  Situated in the English-speaking province of Ontario, Toronto is a multi-cultural...

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How social media can help with application season

14 Nov 2017

The often lengthy and emotionally charged process of applying for a higher education course means navigating different stages. There’s research to be done, choices to make, deadlines to meet, exams...

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How to help students develop their personal brands

10 Nov 2017

Your student’s academic record is outstanding, their personal statement highlights their interest in the course and its wider application, their references are glowing, and their essays show their strengths and...

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How to minimise student stress

6 Nov 2017

For most students, university applications and preparing for university is an enormous life change. Making big decisions, taking on new challenges, and getting ready to move to an often unfamiliar...

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What's it like to study in... Amsterdam?

27 Oct 2017

If your students are currently finalising their university choices, and looking at their international options, then we’ve put together a guide to a very popular city for students – Amsterdam....

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