Tips to Secure Graduate Placement


Graduate placements have vastly grown in popularity over this last year. According to High Fliers report, the UK’s top employers saw an increase of 6 percent more graduate job applications in 2015. With such a marked increase in competition for a limited number of graduate placements, only the best graduates will succeed in securing these.

Fighting Fit: How to Become a Personal Trainer

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If you’re anything like the rest of us, you dreamed of becoming an astronaut or a fireman or a footballer – but life inevitably gets in the way, leaving you to follow the path well trodden by heading for university.

Women and Software Development


In the past, the software development industry was seen as traditionally dominated by men, but more and more talented women are now entering the field.

Young Academic Graduate Success Stories: Alex Mullen


As part of our commitment to graduates this summer, Young Academic has been focusing on some the best routes for students leaving University after the forthcoming academic year. As such, we have this intriguing graduate story from Alex Mullen who recently graduated from Teeside University.

Course Profile: B.Sc In Print Production Training

print production

As our regular readers here at Young Academic will already know, we are looking to cover some of the weirder and more wonderful courses this summer, through our selection of comprehensive course guides.

Course Profile: B.Sc In Industrial Technology

industrial technology

Our quest to bring you the best course guides available online in the UK has really gathered momentum this week and today we can bring you all you need to know about another emerging sector, that of industrial technology.

Course Profile: B.Sc in Hydraulic, Water and Environmental Engineering

B.Sc in Hydraulic, Water and Environmental Engineering

As promised, today marks the start of a series of summer course guides from Young Academic. With the academic year now firmly closed and thousands of students across the country either going through clearing or pondering their options for next year, we thought it prudent to give you guys the lowdown on some of the great courses available.