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Forensic accountant: what the role is and how to become one

Forensic accountant: what the role is and how to become one

EVER heard of a forensic accountant? Does it sound to you like someone you’d expect to find at an investigative crime scene? Well, not quite. But forensic accountants are becoming an increasingly important part...

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The Art of Making Places

The Art of Making Places

THE discussion of urban design, with the help of major online magazines such as Dezeen, Metropolis and The Global Urbanist and Roman Mars podcast 99% Invisible, has permanently left the architects' and urban planners'...

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5 ways international students can improve conversational English

5 ways international students can improve conversational English

LEARNING a language is always hard work, you've got this far so you should be proud of yourself. But, how do you take your conversation in another language to the next level? Language teacher Mike Robertson provides...

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BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT

Gender parity is the key to India's future

Gender parity is the key to India's future

FOLLOWING the release of Forbes Asia's Forbes Asia's 50 Power Businesswomen list in April 2016, Forbes journalist Aveek Datta commented that the inclusion of eight Indian women in the list should be seen as...

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What is actuarial science?

What is actuarial science?

YOU'RE probably not the only one scratching your head in response to this question. That’s why in this article, we attempt to explain all you need to know behind actuarial science, the intelligent application...

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Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

OXFORD graciously clings to the top spot for 2018’s Times Higher Education World University rankings and Cambridge takes a comfortable second position.For the first time in the history of the league table, two British...

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CREATIVE INDUSTRIES

London's foodie hotspots

London's foodie hotspots

TAKING a look at London's best spots for food lovers Borough Market is London's oldest food market Borough Market Perhaps the most famous of all London’s food markets and certainly the oldest...

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Innovation Courses for Multi-Discipline Problem Solving

Innovation Courses for Multi-Discipline Problem Solving

CHANGE; revolution; upheaval; transformation. These ideas all seem very exciting at the moment. Young people are inheriting modern difficulties – a tough job market; unstable politics around the world – and many...

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5 Reasons Why I Love My Lighting Design Course

5 Reasons Why I Love My Lighting Design Course

WE LOVE to hear when students are passionate about their course  –  especially when that course is particularly unusual! We asked Edinburgh Napier student Seraphina Gogate to tell us her 5 favourite things...

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ENGINEERING

What roles can postgraduate engineers choose from?

What roles can postgraduate engineers choose from?

IF you’re an undergraduate and still under the impression that engineering involves trudging around muddy building sites wearing a hard hat and a neon jacket, I think I may have a bridge to sell you. The truth is that...

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Top Online Resources for Engineering Students

Top Online Resources for Engineering Students

Engineering is no doubt a challenging course to study at university, but if successful, students can have an excellent career ahead of them. There are a lot of resources available to engineering students and professionals...

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5 Reasons Why I Love My Lighting Design Course

5 Reasons Why I Love My Lighting Design Course

WE LOVE to hear when students are passionate about their course  –  especially when that course is particularly unusual! We asked Edinburgh Napier student Seraphina Gogate to tell us her 5 favourite things...

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FINANCE

Gender parity is the key to India's future

Gender parity is the key to India's future

FOLLOWING the release of Forbes Asia's Forbes Asia's 50 Power Businesswomen list in April 2016, Forbes journalist Aveek Datta commented that the inclusion of eight Indian women in the list should be seen as...

Read More
What is actuarial science?

What is actuarial science?

YOU'RE probably not the only one scratching your head in response to this question. That’s why in this article, we attempt to explain all you need to know behind actuarial science, the intelligent application...

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Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

OXFORD graciously clings to the top spot for 2018’s Times Higher Education World University rankings and Cambridge takes a comfortable second position.For the first time in the history of the league table, two British...

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HOSPITALITY

Want to Work Around the World? Become a Global Hospitality Manager!

Want to Work Around the World? Become a Global Hospitality Manager!

HOSPITALITY is a very diverse and interesting industry, and an incredibly large generator of revenue around the world. The industry is currently worth approximately $830 billion worldwide, and according to hotel industry...

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Skills for the Next Industrial Revolution (And the Courses to Teach You Them)

Skills for the Next Industrial Revolution (And the Courses to Teach You Them)

AS Bob Dylan once sang, "the times they are a-changing" and technology is changing faster than ever before. It was recently discovered that robots can be as smart as the academics that programme them: “simulated...

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Study Hospitality in Switzerland

Study Hospitality in Switzerland

IN 1867, a young farm boy left his home in the Swiss mountains to seek his fortune in the French hotel trade. His name was César Ritz, but King Edward VII of Britain would later nickname him “the king of...

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JOURNALISM & MEDIA

Digital marketing and the future of disruptive technology

Digital marketing and the future of disruptive technology

TECHNOLOGY has changed the way we live our lives and how we communicate. Smartphones, tablets, laptops; our everyday tech has become ever more portable and on demand. With the advent of social media networking, it’s...

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10 University Courses that Didn’t Exist 10 Years Ago

10 University Courses that Didn’t Exist 10 Years Ago

IT goes without saying that the world has changed a lot over the last decade. With technology improving day by day and with different skills becoming essential in the working world, universities are introducing courses that...

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12 months of Trump: what has he done?

12 months of Trump: what has he done?


IT'S been a year since the American presidential election that saw Donald Trump voted into office. Two months after that, he was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States and since then, his first...

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LANGUAGES

5 ways international students can improve conversational English

5 ways international students can improve conversational English

LEARNING a language is always hard work, you've got this far so you should be proud of yourself. But, how do you take your conversation in another language to the next level? Language teacher Mike Robertson provides...

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Bilkent students tell us why they study there

Bilkent students tell us why they study there

MY four years at Bilkent University have been exciting and dynamic. Every situation experienced, every opportunity cherished, every moment lived here has allowed me to grow more and more. I've been able to strive further...

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What Are Joint Degrees?

What Are Joint Degrees?

DECIDING which course to do at undergraduate level will be a defining moment in your life. You will be choosing to focus on one subject in much more detail than you could in school. But having studied several subjects at...

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LAW

Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

Results announced for World University Rankings 2018

OXFORD graciously clings to the top spot for 2018’s Times Higher Education World University rankings and Cambridge takes a comfortable second position.For the first time in the history of the league table, two British...

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Why Should I Study Law in the UK?

Why Should I Study Law in the UK?

ARE you thinking of doing a law degree? Law is one of the most popular courses for both home and international students, yet despite the large number of postgrads there are still good graduate prospects: the starting salary...

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The Future of International Study Following the UK 2017 General Election

The Future of International Study Following the UK 2017 General Election

WHILST the UK is likely to remain the second most popular study abroad destination in the world for many years to come, the snap general election in June 2017 will determine where Britain’s international study status...

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MEDICINE

Paramedical Science

Paramedical Science

WHY are courses leading to work as a paramedic so popular? Paramedical Science was rated among the top 6 most popular course choices, according to the Complete University Guide. So what is it, and why do people...

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Chiropractic: A Global Career

Chiropractic: A Global Career

 ARTHRITIC and back pain, joint stiffness and muscular ache are just some of the conditions a Chiropractor (or ‘Chiros’) could see. Yet, as primary health-care specialists with knowledge in all things related...

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What Can You Do With a Biomedical Science Degree?

What Can You Do With a Biomedical Science Degree?

BIOMEDICAL Sciences is a very flexible degree, which leads to many career options. This is due to the broad spectrum of knowledge and sciences studied in the course of the three years, ranging from Human Anatomy and Physiology,...

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NATURAL SCIENCES

Agriculture Scholarships for International Students

Agriculture Scholarships for International Students

DID you know that Prince William studied a 10 week course in Agricultural Management at Cambridge University? The course was designed specifically to prepare him for when he inherits the Duke of Cornwall estate. Whilst most...

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6 Stellar Students: What Would Your Favourite Star Wars Characters Study?

6 Stellar Students: What Would Your Favourite Star Wars Characters Study?

THE first teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi launched a few weeks ago and people are already getting giddy and excited at the thought of a new addition to the franchise. For this reason, December couldn’t...

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What is Agricultural Food Technology and Why is it Important?

What is Agricultural Food Technology and Why is it Important?

IT IS believed that the rise in agriculture and farming led to the growth of civilisation. But the continued spread of unsustainable agriculture could lead to the downfall of civilisation as well. It is estimated that by...

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POLITICS & DIPLOMACY

12 months of Trump: what has he done?

12 months of Trump: what has he done?


IT'S been a year since the American presidential election that saw Donald Trump voted into office. Two months after that, he was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States and since then, his first...

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Downturn in UK University Applications: what caused it?

Downturn in UK University Applications: what caused it?

APPLICATIONS for UK universities have fallen dramatically for the first time since 2012, according to UCAS, the admission service for UK universities. This year there was a decrease of 25,000 applications (4%) compared...

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My Student Experience at Loughborough University

My Student Experience at Loughborough University

HELLO, my name is Chidinma Okorie from Nigeria and I am currently studying International Relations (MSc.) at Loughborough University. My decision to gain a master’s degree in International Relations was spurred by...

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TECHNOLOGY

Why study Ethical Hacking and Cyber Security?

Why study Ethical Hacking and Cyber Security?

Ethical hacking is the process of testing and validating an Information Technology (IT) system to determine its weaknesses and assess its vulnerabilities. Businesses and government organisations hire cybersecurity professional...

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10 University Courses that Didn’t Exist 10 Years Ago

10 University Courses that Didn’t Exist 10 Years Ago

IT goes without saying that the world has changed a lot over the last decade. With technology improving day by day and with different skills becoming essential in the working world, universities are introducing courses that...

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Crying out for new talent - Big Data and the InfoSec boom

Crying out for new talent - Big Data and the InfoSec boom

BIG Data has revolutionised the world around us, but our data needs to be kept safely Big Data AS citizens of Western countries, we've become desensitized to the monthly newsflashes about the latest massive...

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