Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Uni Talk

College to University

College to University

With Freshers’ over and everyone moved in, assignments handed out and student loans dwindling, it really does feel like university life has started. By now everyone’s been to their course inductions, started classes and, if you’re anything like me, trying to desperately learn about Harvard […]

Favourite Spaces in Summer Row

Favourite Spaces in Summer Row

This week, I thought I would share some of my favourite spaces in Summer Row to spend some time catching up on work, with friends or to grab some lunch. When I first started university, I usually went to the computer room on the ground […]

What to do and buy on arrival (advice to new students)

What to do and buy on arrival (advice to new students)

With so much going on at the moment it’s natural to become a bit stressed and to forget important things that you really need to do once you arrive to Birmingham. But fear not, I am here to help you! UCBlogger Ellie already posted some advice […]

The big move

The big move

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and have had an amazing summer holiday. The clock is ticking and it is nearly time for the big move. This time of year can be filled with mixed emotions, trust me I felt them all when […]

Time to pack

Time to pack

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and have had a week of celebrations after receiving your results. This time two years ago I was starting to pack for university. It was both an exciting time – going to buy everything as I am a […]

Advice to new students at UCB

Advice to new students at UCB

Hello everyone, Some of this year’s UCBloggers are coming to the end of our time writing for the blog, and so I thought I would give some advice to those of you who will be starting out at UCB in September. I would also recommend […]

The results are in!

The results are in!

Hi everyone! I am writing this blog post on a day that some of you may have been dreading… RESULTS DAY! This is a scary time no matter what you are hoping to do after college. I know that exams and coursework has been incredibly […]

Guess who’s back…

Guess who’s back…

Guess who’s back again! Hi everyone, Yes I am back for another year. I can’t wait to get back into my writing and hopefully help some of you whether you are considering university, starting university or just fancy a bit of a read into a […]

Summertime Hi

Summertime Hi

So I hope everyone is loving their summer holidays especially in this tropical weather that seems to have swept the globe. After an absence of the UCBloggers this summer we’re back for another year at UCB. As last year’s FE college blogger I am very […]

Being an international student at UCB

Being an international student at UCB

Hey everyone and welcome to my very first blog post! To begin this journey I thought I could talk to you a little bit about being an international student at UCB as there are always a lot of people from abroad who are interested in […]