Thursday 24th August 2017,

Gap Years

Getting In Shape for Your Gap Year Travels

Getting In Shape for Your Gap Year Travels

If you are planning a gap year or simply some extended travels around the globe, you have no doubt read numerous articles about the best advice for gap years. In fact, the web is saturated with them. [...]

June 5, 2015 Charles Whitworth Gap Years 0

Universities Urging Students to Approach Gap Years with Safety

Universities Urging Students to Approach Gap Years with Safety

With what has been an arduous academic year for many nearing its business end, an intriguing summer awaits millions of students across the globe. [...]

May 22, 2015 Charles F.H. Whitworth Gap Years 0

QuickGuides: Gap Year Advice

QuickGuides: Gap Year Advice

As part of our preparations for the new academic year, Young Academic will be bringing you a series of quick guides which will help you whatever you are doing this campaign. The first of these is concerned with your Gap Year and how you can manage your finances when you are half way across the [...]

August 14, 2014 Charles Whitworth Gap Years 0

Why a Gap Year Could Boost Your Employability

Why a Gap Year Could Boost Your Employability

With A-level results day just around the corner, delaying your placement and taking a gap year might just be the best decision you make. Young Academic takes a look into why, and the thoughts of renowned travel writer Macca Sherifi. [...]

August 5, 2014 Charles Whitworth Gap Years 0

Top Tips for a Budget Ski Holiday

Top Tips for a Budget Ski Holiday

Let’s be honest, skiing can be a slippery slope for your budget. Travel costs, accommodation, equipment hire and lift passes can set you back a pretty penny before you even catch a glimpse of the slopes. But don’t worry! We have some tips for you to cut down the costs, without cutting down on the [...]

May 27, 2014 Harry Whitworth Gap Years 0

Travelex Release Fantastic Guide to Studying Abroad

Travelex Release Fantastic Guide to Studying Abroad

As the summer months approach, many Young Academic readers will be planning their summer's or even gap years abroad. With this in mind, we have got this fantastic infographic from none other than Travelex. [...]

May 6, 2014 Charles Whitworth Gap Years 0

Harper Adams Qualifications to be Handed to VSO International Volunteers

Harper Adams Qualifications to be Handed to VSO International Volunteers

In interesting student news, Young Academic has today learnt of a new qualification set to accredit hundreds of young volunteers looking to start work abroad. Thanks to a new partnership the Harper Adams University College and VSO, the qualification will look to accredit the work of 18-22 year international volunteers on the Global Xchange [...]

June 17, 2011 Rachel Deer Campus News, Course Guides, Courses & Careers, Education News, Gap Years, Student News, UK News 3

Students Challenged to Predict the Future of PR

Students Challenged to Predict the Future of PR

As Young Academic can exclusively reveal, Punch Communications have launched the FuturePR campaign in search of a star intern. In what could prove to be one of the career schemes of 2011, the PR agency will give one of you the chance to prove you have what it takes to make it in one of [...]

June 8, 2011 Charles Whitworth Campus News, Course Guides, Courses & Careers, Education News, Gap Years, Student News, Study, UK News, Y.A. Career Guides 9

Young Academic Gap Years: Is your Gap Year more important than your degree?

Young Academic Gap Years: Is your Gap Year more important than your degree?

Intriguing student news for you today as research from Projects Abroad has revealed some remarkable statistics regarding your gap year. More than half of UK managers see your gap year as equal to your degree in terms of importance. [...]

January 26, 2011 Charles Whitworth Campus News, Courses & Careers, Education News, Gap Years, Student News 1

Young Academic Gap Years: HostelBookers.com lead the way as you embark on your travels

Young Academic Gap Years: HostelBookers.com lead the way as you embark on your travels

Young Academic start the new year by bringing you some priceless student news regarding your forthcoming Gap Year. As you travel Europe or even the globe, where you stay is of great importance as you endeavour to stay safe and comfortable. HostelBookers.com tick all of Young Academic's boxes as we try to find you the [...]

January 4, 2011 Charles Whitworth Campus News, Gap Years, Lifestyle, Student News 4