31 mars 2016

UK universities top for maths and English in world rankings by subject

The Guardian homeBy. According to QS league table, British institutions provide world-leading courses in eight of the 42 subjects listed. More...

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Poetry or property punts: what's driving China's love affair with Cambridge?

The Guardian homeBy. House prices in Cambridge have risen 50% since 2010 – caused in part by Chinese investors whose passion for the city may have begun with a poem they learned at school. But what do local residents make of this romantic vision. More...

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Are new loans enough to persuade you to do a master's?

The Guardian homeByLucy Hodges. The new loan scheme coming into force this year should see a marked increase in applications for master’s degrees, but some say the £10,000 limit is inadequate. More...

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Eight things students should do when they make a mistake

The Guardian homeBy. We all get it wrong sometimes – and students are no exception – but being less than perfect can help you to get to where you want to be. More...

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Debt fears 'deter poor Scottish students from choosing best courses'

The Guardian homeBy. Scottish students from deprived areas more likely than English counterparts to continue living at home and choose cheaper courses, experts say. More...

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The joy of invented languages, from Nadsat to Newspeak

The Guardian homeByJim Clarke. NuqneH to Klingon speakers! (Hello, to everyone else.) What drives people to construct new languages and what are they really saying. More...

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The Europe debate matters most to millennials – and we want to stay in

The Guardian homeBy. The EU is of immense value to Britain’s students. As young people, we must make our arguments heard because we will live with the result for a long time. More...

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Why do people mock us geography students?

The Guardian homeByGeorge Cook. I love studying geography, but people constantly make fun of me. It’s not all about colouring in, you know. More...

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Why do philosophers make unsuitable life partners?

The Guardian homeBy. We need a new model of academic progression that does not involve working evenings and weekends. More...

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George Osborne's budgets taking heavy toll on millennials

The Guardian homeBy. From soaring student debt to housing woes, the chancellor has dealt series of blows to Generation Y in recent years. More...

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