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Tag: Ready for uni

How to make the most of your time academically at UCB

How to make the most of your time academically at UCB

Hi everyone, I know it seems a little early to be talking about assignments but as term has started and lectures are in full swing, you might begin to get assignment briefs from your lecturers. This means you should be starting to work on them. […]

Reflecting on Year 2

Reflecting on Year 2

So this week was very exciting. Not only did I turn 21, but I also found out the results of my second year as a Business Enterprise student. I was over the moon to find I finished the year with a 1st overall. This past […]

How to make your uni room a home away from home

How to make your uni room a home away from home

Hello everyone!   By now many of you will have moved into your student accommodation and will be enjoying freshers! Hopefully you will have unpacked by now, so I’ve decided to write this post to help you make your room as homely as possible. I […]

How I like to prepare for a new term

How I like to prepare for a new term

Hello everyone!   Happy first of September! If you’re a fresher staying in one of UCB’s student accommodation buildings, it means you’re probably moving in this weekend. If you haven’t packed already (what are you doing?!) then fellow UCBlogger Jade has done a great post […]

University Room Decor

University Room Decor

Ever since I was a little girl I have loved decorating my room, whether it be a quick furniture move around or a new paint job. This was one of the many thing I was excited to do when moving to university. University College Birmingham […]

Pre-uni nerves

Pre-uni nerves

Hello everyone!   It’s the last week of August which means that prospective students will be preparing for a new chapter of life at university. Many people cannot wait to start – looking forward to the chance to study a subject you are passionate about, […]

Decision Time!

Decision Time!

It’s coming to that time of year where college students have just applied for university and I imagine are either: a) waiting for their offers to come through or b) have received their offers and trying to decide which university to choose If you’re in […]

The Return of University!

The Return of University!

It seems like forever since we were last in… so i’m writing a short blog post on the return of University. Just so that you don’t forget, yes, we’re back. Time to put your brains back to use and smash semester two. Hasn’t time gone quickly? […]

Independence Day

Independence Day

You did it! Congratulations if you are reading this having collected your results yesterday, and most importantly if you’re coming to UCB soon (high five). I hope you all feel extremely proud of yourselves! Time for the fun stuff to begin. Yesterday, I spent half the afternoon on The […]