What to do if you didn’t get the result you were expecting…

Student looking unsatisfying with results

If you didn’t get the degree result that you were expecting, then it is natural to feel deflated. As well as coming to terms with this, you’ll have had family and friends getting in touch to ask how you got and you’ll certainly have seen numerous celebratory posts on social media… In 2018-19, 23% of …

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What is it like to do a placement via the Flying Start PwC Degree?

At Campus Jobs, we have a diverse student team who work for us, and Ellie who is going into her 3rd year of her course and her 2nd year of working for us is undertaking the Flying Start Accounting & Business Degree via PwC. During January to April this year Ellie was working in her …

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The Student Remote Worker Survival Checklist

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Written by Passion.io Working from home!? That’ll never work for me, how can I concentrate with so many distractions around me? If you feel like this you’re not alone. The past few months have seen a huge shift in the way people are working (I’m sure we don’t need to tell you why) and the …

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Mentoring for Underrepresented Groups: a scheme run by Commercial Barristers’ Chambers

group of diverse students

Brick Court Chambers is delighted to announce that it is working with five other sets of Chambers to create a mentoring scheme, which aims to support and encourage individuals from groups which are underrepresented at the Bar of England and Wales (and in particular the commercial bar) to pursue careers as barristers.  Those underrepresented groups …

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Become a student partner

Apply now! We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic students to apply to join us as a Student Partner in the Academic Development and Enhancement (ADE) Team in the Centre for Quality Support and Development (CQSD). This is a short-term paid opportunity of 10-30 hours over the period of 24th August – 18th September 2020. …

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