Student Life

How to Find a Dissertation Supervisor

At undergraduate or Master’s level, you will certainly be assigned a dissertation supervisor even if you don’t go out looking for one. However, considering how important a good supervisor is for your dissertation project, you may not want to leave this choice up to chance. Look at the list of professors in your research area…

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What Your Supervisor Should and Shouldn’t Do? A Quick Check

Do you really know what your dissertation supervisor should and shouldn’t do? Check your ideas against these lists. Your Supervisor Should: Approve your topic. Only after your topic is approved by the supervisor, you may start writing the dissertation. Approve your research method (or suggest a different method to use). You will outline your research…

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The Top Degrees to Pursue in 2019

It goes without saying that the best choice of a major is the one you are passionate about. But if you feel attracted to more than one option and have not yet made up your mind, these tips may come in handy. Data Science Big data and machine learning technologies will be increasingly adopted by…

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Pros and Cons of Distance Education

Many British universities offer distance education courses. You can complete them without leaving your home country and get the same degree as those coming to the UK to study. Doesn’t that sound great? But there also are some pitfalls. Pros Lower cost. The UK is an expensive country. Staying at home, you will cut your…

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Why Making Time for Yourself Is a Must

With lots of assignments to complete, you may feel like you can’t have any rest until you finish them all. You may even want to stay up all night to finish a paper. However, doing that may actually be harmful to your grades! When you spend too much time working on the same task, your…

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A Campus Survival Guide for Introverts

Does the idea of sharing a house, or halls, with complete strangers terrify you? As a student, you have no way to escape that unless your family is wealthy enough to rent a whole house or apartment for you alone. But living with neighbours on campus does not have to be a nightmare, even if…

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How to Get Over Exam Anxiety: Quick Tips

Student life can stress you out at times, particularly when exams are nearing. Some new students get so scared of their first exams they can barely start preparing. If you are feeling overwhelmed by anxiety, here are few ideas to try to get over this fear. Breathe deeply and slowly. This may seem like simple…

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Procrastination – the gift of time

Procrastination is never seen as something good – probably because the world belongs to the do-ers! – and because there is so much information and change happening now, that if you are not staying on top of it then it becomes very difficult to catch up afterwards. No one perceives that they have time anymore…

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