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.
Cheap student days out during the summer holidays
Things to do for free for students on a budget over the summer
My first year at university: what I learned as a Fresher
When I look back on my first year at university as a Fresher, what comes to mind is all of the social things I got up to, as if I went to university just to make friends, rather than get an education.…
Work experience helps graduate employment
Graduates with work experience are three times more likely to land a job offer than other students.
Cheap student holidays - shopping
Keep the cost of your summer holidays down and save for your next year at university
Exams are over, time to party
With exams (almost) over, it's time to celebrate with a night out in China Town.
Cheap ways to have fun in the sun
Theme parks, garden parties and cheap travel - plan ahead and you can save more than you think
A 2.1 can boost your graduate salary
But your employment prospects rely on far more than just your level of degree...
Student accommodation: end of year check list
Exams are finally drawing to a close, which means term is ending. As exciting as Summer is, unfortunately there is the tedious job of tying up the loose pieces of student housing. Whilst it was a nigh…