Making your choice

theunipod's guide to choosing a university will help you on your quest. We have articles on where to study, what course to choose, our university rankings comparison table, and of course our awesome university and course search!

Birmingham city guide

Students’ guide to Birmingham

Famous for the Bullring shopping Centre, St Philip’s Cathedral and its canals, Birmingham has a lot to offer undergraduate students. As the second biggest city in England there’s always plenty to do, …

What if my degree isn’t in the field I want to work in

What if my degree isn’t in the field I want to work in?

At some point during your time at university, it is only natural that you may feel a little doubt and confusion over what to do when you graduate. You may suddenly realise that you no longer want to f…

Fine art subject

Undergraduate subject guide – Fine Art

“An artist is someone who produces things that people don’t need to have, but that he – for some reason – thinks it would be a good idea to give them.” Andy WarholWith many students opting to give up …

study abroad in denmark

Study abroad guide to Denmark

Free education, picturesque landscapes... have you considered Denmark?

Choosing an insurance university

Choosing an insurance university – is it really worth it?

Choosing a university is a daunting task in itself and choosing an insurance university can seem annoying and sometimes even pointless. However, your insurance choice is an important part of your appl…

UCAS deadline

The UCAS deadline

Less than two weeks to go! Here's all you need to know.

International English Language Testing System

IELTS - International English Language Testing System

What, how, why and where? We answer all your questions on IELTS.


Subject guide: nursing

Nursing is something that, for many, is a natural instinct. A nurse has many workplace options that we may not even realise before looking into the occupation. As a nurse you could work in patient’s h…

erasmus programme

The Erasmus Programme – study abroad in Europe

Ever thought about studying abroad? Erasmus could be your escape...

Choosing English Literature

English Literature – undergraduate degrees

Calling all bookworms... see what's involved if you choose to study an English Lit degree