How to Stay Well at University

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Keeping healthy as a student can be difficult; with everything from lectures and coursework to new housemates and societies to focus on, it might not be your highest priority. But, by making a few proactive changes, you can improve your lifestyle and wellbeing. Looking After Your Health Taking steps to better your physical health can…

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How to Adjust After Moving Abroad

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Moving to a new country takes so much time and preparation, you might not think about how you’ll feel when you arrive. Adjusting to an unfamiliar location and culture can be scary, but you shouldn’t be intimidated. Read on for some useful tips on making it easier. Planning a Smooth Transition to Your New Country…

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Getting a Summer Job or Internship as a University Student

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Working over the summer break is a fantastic way to build up both your experience in the workplace and your bank balance. But how do you go about getting a job or internship? In the ever-competitive world of student jobs, it’s important to be prepared and do your research. Let us help get you started…

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Choosing a UK University as an International Student

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Making the decision to study in the UK as an international student is a brave one, but how do you choose the right university? Discover the fantastic qualities of some of our best institutions, and what you should be considering, below. What You Should Think About 1. World Rankings If you’re travelling across the world…

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Nine Amazing Destinations for Travelling and Gap Years

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The world is full of wonders, and many people choose to explore it while they’re students. However, choosing from all the fascinating countries out there can be tricky. Read our shortlist below to get some great ideas of where to travel on your gap year or holidays. Where You Should Visit 1. Thailand From beautiful…

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Eight Reasons to Study Abroad

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Trying to decide if you should study abroad? Moving away from your home country can be a daunting prospect, but there are countless reasons why you should make the leap. Take a look below to find out more. Why You Should Study Abroad 1. Travel You’ll have the opportunity to travel all over your host…

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How to Import Goods into the UK

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It’s important to know where to start when importing goods into the UK – to avoid financial and legal complications. Whether you’re an independent buyer or owner of an SME, the following guide will tell you everything you need to know. What You Need to Know There are many rules and regulations to consider when…

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Overseas Car Shipping – Which Type Should You Choose?

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Thinking about taking your car overseas? It’s a straightforward process for almost every destination. Choosing a professional, experienced company is the first step – then, you can decide between the shipping types on offer. Shipping Your Vehicle There are two main shipping options to choose from: Container Shipping – your car is loaded into a…

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Online Gift Shopping: Tips for Internationals

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Christmas shopping can be difficult, so many of us go online to find last-minute buys. And often, UK suppliers don’t deliver abroad – typically when they’re selling the perfect presents! If you want to save both stress and money in your searches, let us give you a helping hand with our tips this festive season.…

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A Christmas Packing Checklist for Students

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Christmas is fast approaching, so it’s time to start preparing for the holidays! Packing might be the last thing on your mind, but it’s important that you don’t leave it until the last minute. Our checklist will make sure you don’t miss anything, and help you get everything organised before you leave uni. The Essentials…

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