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  • Popping Into Europe

    Are you ready to max out on culture as an international student? Because you're in the right place! See just how many places you can explore in Europe with flights, trains, boats or buses at your finger tips - you can explore hundreds of different destinations from as little as 1 hour away from t...

  • A Parents Guide To Helping Your Child Study Abroad (US Edition)

    Concerned about your child's plan to study abroad? Listen to Joanna Babicz, an experienced study abroad officer, offer her insight into what your child will encounter during their trip to the UK

  • Finding A British Beach

    Are you ready for a break from studying? TIme to head for the coast - the UK has so many stunning beaches; some smooth and sandy, some wild and rugged - whatever your preference, there's bound to be a beach for you!

  • Common British Acronyms: Part 1

    What does RSVP mean? Do you know these common British Acronyms and can you beat these students to the correct answers?

  • Staying Safe After Dark

    Getting home after dark is something to think about as a student in the UK - and our super helpful guide is full of tips to help you stay safe after sunset.

  • USA vs UK Grocery Shopping

    Buying your food in the USA is different to grocery shopping in the UK. American students are put to the test to see if they have learnt some of the very British ways of shopping.

  • 10 Things You Never Knew About The UK

    Here are the top ten weird and wonderful quirks of British life you might not be expecting when you come to study in the UK.

  • Visiting London

    Wherever your university is in the UK, a trip to London should be top of your list. Here's the guide that will give you the heads up so you're properly prepared to explore one of the best capital cities in the world!

  • The Student Travel Guide Series - An Introduction

    Want to travel and adventure whilst you're based in the UK? Well you couldn't be in a better place - this film outlines a whole range of options to satisfy your wanderlust when it comes to exploring both Britain and Europe.

  • A Guide To Phone And Email Scams

    Students in a foreign country can be easy targets for scammers. Here's a guide to make sure you don't get tricked by fraudulent emails or con artists on the phone.

  • How To Avoid Accommodation Scams

    If you need to find somewhere to stay whilst you study abroad, you will want to discover why international students can be a target for accommodation scams. Learn how to protect yourself from being part of a scam.

  • UK vs US Universities

    Universities in the UK vary considerably from those in the USA. From approaches to sport to how early you can focus on your chosen subject. Wrap your ahead around an education across the pond and see which differences surprise you the most.

  • Bringing Your Medication From Abroad

    If you regularly take medication and need to take it to your new host country - it is VITAL you know the rules! Additionally, if you want to find out how to access certain medicine when you are studying abroad, then this is the right film for you!

  • UK vs US Healthcare

    Healthcare for Brits is very different to the US - so make sure you watch to the end so you know what do when you need medical attention.

  • Will I Need A Visa?

    No need to be confused - learn everything you need to know about your student visa in less than three minutes! Now you'll be ready to take the next step towards your dream of studying abroad.

  • Preparing To Deliver A Great Presentation

    Preparation is the bedrock of any presentation. Actor Louis Mackenzie gives his tips on how to keep focused and your audience engaged.

  • Top Tips Once You've Arrived

    Jackie Burvill an experienced international house manager has had thousands of students coming through her doors. She is the perfect person to offer some tips to help you settle in the UK.

  • Preparing For Lectures

    Lectures are an integral part of your degree so it's important to make the most of these timetabled sessions. Follow these simple preparation tips to get you started.

  • Active Listening

    Active Listening is the definition of how to win friends and influence people let alone to get better grades and improve your relationships along the way. Actor and Director Louis Mckenzie pulls back the lid on this simple yet effective skill.

  • Common British Acronyms: Part 2

    Part two of do you know these common British Acronyms and can you beat these students to the correct answers - again!!!

  • Conversational English: It's Not What I Expected

    International Students are often shocked when they come to the UK! The English they had learnt in school is SO different to what they then experience. Understanding what conversational English will set you to succeed in your new host country.

  • How To Reference

    Referencing is a big deal at university and you need to get your head around how to do it well. Learning the correct referencing style for your course and following these tips will be the perfect way to master references.

  • 5 Great Research Tips

    The quality of your research can make a big difference to your overall grade so its time to find out how to research effectively.

  • Effective Reading Tips

    Reading lists at university can be impossibly long - here are some tips to help you make some quick decisions about what to read and what to leave.