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New NUS research finds 40% of students renting privately live in hazardous properties.

Based on a survey with over 2000 students, Homes Fit for Study 2019 has exposed the poor conditions of rented student housing, and the exploitative relationships with landlords that some students endure. Of students that...

Over a third of graduates have regrets about their degree

As an influx of graduates receive their degrees this month, new research from CV-Library, the UK’s leading independent job site, reveals that over a third (34.7%) of graduates actually have regrets about their degree....

TECH ENTREPRENEUR BUILDS STUDENT-ONLY APP TO BOOST INTERACTION IN UNIVERSITY HALLS

'HallHang' is an innovative app that uses built in GPS technology to guide users to student hosted events around their halls such as movie and games nights, and general get togethers. Through the Activate programme...

76% of UK University Students think their results will be negatively affected if lectures...

Dig-In, the UK’s leading student engagement and insight company, today revealed that 76% of university students in the UK think that their degree results will be negatively affected if lectures are moved online during...

Women’s Football & Futsal Higher Education Heroes Returns!

BUCS are looking to recognise and share the successes of workforce volunteers within Women’s Higher Education Football and Futsal. In 2018, 8 students and alumni were successful in becoming our HE Heroes. To see the...

Uni students have wasted £1 billion this year on empty accommodation

According to the annual survey conducted by money advice site, Save the Student, the average student has paid £1,621 in rent for empty rooms for which they have not received a refund. 43% of respondents...

Meet the students selling sex on social media to pay for university

Students are turning to sex work to deal with unexpected costs at university, the National Student Money Survey has found. For most, it’s because support from Student Finance, parents and universities falls short. The survey,...

Record numbers apply to UK universities, but will it pay off?

New research by student employer, Stint, reveals a worrying picture for English students in the UK, comparing OECD countries across indicators including fees, the cost of living, and employment prospects. In a new “value...

Scottish uni’s attack ‘immoral’ essay cheat companies

Companies that sells plagiarised essays to students are "immoral", Scottish universities have said. Last year it emerged that more than 20,000 students are buying professionally-written essays every year at universities across the UK. Whilst...

American Entrepreneur Launches Oxford Scholarship For Disadvantaged Black British Students

The first of its kind, the Oxford-Arlan Hamilton and Earline Butler Sims Scholarship will start in 2020 and run for three years. Named and funded by US entrepreneur Arlan Hamilton - creator of the Backstage Capital fund...
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