Author George Vekic

I make content for the University. I'm a keen photographer and you can usually catch me with camera in hand around campus.

How to Choose the Right Course for You

Think about what you really want to do This is the first step. Think broadly at first – what are you into? If it helps, write down or draw up all of your interests in a list or mind map…. Continue Reading →

Make the Most of Careers Fairs

Careers fairs are great for scoping out your next career move, whether you’re undergrad or postgrad. They give you the chance to speak directly to employers, universities and education providers – expanding your networks is a great way to start… Continue Reading →

Return to Study after a Break – Here’s How

Readying yourself for return to study isn’t easy. It can be hard to rewire your brain from working or family life back into study mode – particularly if you’ve had a break from the books since undergraduate life. Here are… Continue Reading →

The 5 best reasons to study in Scotland [STUDENT BLOG]

Whether you’re Scottish born and bred, living here temporarily or just visiting, there’s plenty to love about our wee country. From its physical attractions and rich history to its culinary and cultural gifts, there’s plenty on offer to make anyone love… Continue Reading →

Clearing for Teachers: What You Need to Know

The UCAS Clearing process can be stressful for students – and Clearing for teachers can be just as stressful. Be ready with our super quick guide. Make plans for you & students Plans can change rapidly on Results Day, so… Continue Reading →

Results Day 2018: What’s Your Action Plan?

Results Day is almost upon us. First thing: don’t worry. Whatever happens with your exam results, there’s a potential solution (and our Clearing & Exams Helpline staff can give you specialist, impartial admissions advice). Do your research The key to… Continue Reading →

UCAS Clearing 2018 Dictionary

To help you get your head around the UCAS Clearing 2018 process, and what it all means, we’ve put together a handy glossary of frequently-used terms, so that you’re ready to discuss your options with us when you get your… Continue Reading →

UCAS Clearing: 5 Top Tips from a Uni Recruitment Staffer

So you’ve read our guide to UCAS Clearing 2018. Maybe you’ve even visited our Clearing 2018 pages and registered your interest. But what actually happens when you pick up the phone and speak to University Admissions staff? Stirling’s own staffer… Continue Reading →

A Quick Guide to Clearing 2018 for Students and Parents

With exam results day looming, we’ve created this quick guide to Clearing 2018 – including FAQs – for students and parents. If you didn’t get the exam results you were hoping for – or if you did better than you… Continue Reading →

10 things as old as our 2017 Freshers

To celebrate our new 2017 Freshers, we’ve picked out 10 things that are as old as most of this year’s undergrad intake. There’s a few surprises, and no way are some of these this old. Time to mope about how… Continue Reading →

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