London’s status as one of the world’s premier creative cities will be boosted next week, as Middlesex University opens the doors of a new £80m centre for art, design and media. In fantastic education news for the capital, the university looks to set standards when it comes to art and design.
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Young Academic can bring you some great education news today, especially for students at UEL. The University of East London’s School of Arts and Digital Industries celebrated the success of its fashion industry placement programme yesterday with an event at the University’s fashion school.
As Young Academic has today learnt, more than half of the students studying in the United Kingdom do not put money aside for their all important textbooks and other literature. A recent survey conducted by National Book Tokens showed that 56% of new students did not list books as an essential expenditure. Read on to find out more about this intriguing education news story…
As the sun continues to beat down and UK students continue to enjoy the indian summer, Young Acacemic is again on hand with some top education news.
Back in June, Young Academic brought you news of a fantastic competition being spearheaded by none other than televiion presenter, Miquita Oliver. iluvmycan gives students the chance to show of their artistic prowess whilst at the same time helping the environment and the finalist have now been shortlisted. Among the best ten pieces of work were a hot air balloon, a Union Jack, and daredevil stunts chosen as finalists for nationwide beverage can art competition
As a new academic year begins it looks like it will be another turbulent term of student action and protest. Student groups are organising a wave of protests to coincide with the trade union strike action planned for the end of November. Young Academic’s featured editor Robert Gant reports.
Young Academic is continuing its quest to bring you only the most important student news and advice with some great tips on student housing and rent. Luckily for you guys, we have teamed up with AFS to bring you all the advice and guidance you need on very important theme.
Fears for the future of postgraduate training have been outlined by the British Academy following the coalition government’s much criticised new fees regime. In student news that will be only too familiar, respected academics such as Professor Nigel Vincent have been speaking out about the lack of a long term plan for students.
Young Academic has an exciting piece of student news for you this afternoon folks with the relaunch of UCAS TV. Fresher’s week is now upon us and this platform could provide the perfect window on to student life in the United Kingdom.
Young Academic can reveal that students and graduates are invited to nominate companies that have provided them with the best internship experience. They have been asked to do this as the National Council for Work Experience (NCWE) launches its annual Awards for the ninth year.