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'My year in St Andrews was one of the best of my life...'

Rebecca Lawton (M.Litt Mediaeval History 2015) has been working on a collection of Anglo-Saxon manuscripts as part of a collaborative PhD between the University of Leicester and the British Library. 612 more words

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Using graduate earnings to assess universities

Research led by the Institute for Fiscal Studies, released by the Department for Education yesterday has highlighted the importance of university courses in determining graduates’ earnings. 8 more words


'Know Before You Go' Episode 4: Don't Panic!

In the final episode of our pre-departure Know Before You Go podcast series, Georgia and Esther address the nerves and anxieties students might be feeling by sharing a bit about the support networks in the UK for UCEAP students, as well as the events and programs that are unique to UK & Ireland UCEAP programs (scholarships, mentorships, student rep, etc.). 24 more words


'Know Before You Go' Episode 3: UK Student Housing

In this third installment of the Know Before You Go pre-departure podcast series, Esther continues her chat with London students, Germain and Brigitte, sharing their experiences with student housing in London and the UK in general. 23 more words


'Know Before You Go' Episode 2: What to Expect

In this second installment of our pre-departure Know Before You Go podcasts, Esther, the London Study Centre Programme Intern, sits with two current students–one American and one British– to talk about what students can expect, academically and culturally, about student life in the UK. 60 more words


What does a student centred approach actually mean?

It occurred to me recently, having a ‘student centred approach’ to teaching is something many claim, which HE institutions require as part their approach and it has an appealing ‘feel good factor’ for prospective students. 908 more words


2017-2018 UK & Ireland UCEAP Highlights

As we are finishing up what was an incredible year for Scotland, England, and Ireland UCEAP students, a wave a bittersweet nostalgia comes over us, reminding us of all the fond memories and friendships we made this year.  285 more words