theunipod student blog
theunipod student blogs follow students through various warps of university life. From the stress of revision and exams to party time on results day; Fresher's week and settling in at uni to work experience and graduate jobs; as well as our response to rankings and key media stories.
Buying your furniture and essentials before starting university
If you’re moving away from home to go to university and are either staying in halls of residence or in private accommodation, then you’re going to have to buy some bits and pieces of furniture. For so…
My summer internship: boosting my cv
I decided to apply for summer internships to help boost my CV - and I'm really starting to enjoy it!
Graduating season: get your CV in order
It's my turn next, and with tough competition, I realised I need to start adding to my CV
University books: saving money
Before starting university you’ll no doubt be given a long list of books from your reading list to buy, maybe even lab coats and goggles to add to the list as well depending on what you’re studying. N…
My student house: peas in a pod
Something very exciting in my life has happened. The change came in the post, inside a small envelope with handwriting I didn’t recognise: I received the key to my student house! The landlord had wrap…
Making your university choice: results day
Exam results are not far away and the all important decision about which uni you will end up at is coming up
The student staple, pasta – keep it fresh
Zara gets creative with pasta this week to try and find some variety for next year at uni.
Life in university halls - #halllife
The ups and downs of living in halls of residence in your first year at uni