Student Life

Ensure that you maximise your career potential whilst studying with our student-life tips. From exams to social-life to working at university, CareerAddict covers it all.

Sad young man sitting on a bench in a park
STUDENT LIFE / OCT 11, 2018

Moving away from home is tricky, I know – I’ve been there, too! Once the excitement of starting your university journey fades, you’re left feeling depressed and sometimes...
group of young students walking in the park
STUDENT LIFE / AUG 28, 2018

As a school leaver, it can be a daunting task settling on a potential study destination. With so many things to take into account, such as the quality of the course and...
Young woman listening to music
STUDENT LIFE / JUL 25, 2018

Whether it’s riding a packed train or washing a towering pile of plates, nothing makes agonising work more bearable and (dare we say) enjoyable than music. And, judging...
Young woman holding pink piggy bank
STUDENT LIFE / JUN 07, 2018

Heading away to college or university for the first time is a rite of passage for many young people. Every day, you get to explore a whole new city, meet interesting new...
Happy young woman with map
STUDENT LIFE / MAY 22, 2018

No matter where in the world you choose to go, the benefits of studying abroad are abundantly clear for all to see. You’ll create incredible memories, make lifelong...
Young Asian woman waiting in airport
STUDENT LIFE / MAY 17, 2018

As a student, you’re exposed to a wide variety of wonderful opportunities during your time at university. Whether it’s the people you’ll meet and the copious amounts of...
Group of multiracial teenagers holding globe
STUDENT LIFE / APR 18, 2018

Hosting a foreign exchange student can be a life-changing experience, for both yourself and the young scholar. You’ll create a lifelong bond by accepting another child...
Studying hard in library
STUDENT LIFE / MAR 22, 2018

University is a wonderful experience. Every day you meet new and interesting people, discover complex and fascinating concepts, and drink outrageous amounts of...
Students with tech gadgets
STUDENT LIFE / JAN 30, 2018

Life at college (or university) can be pretty hectic. In amongst the endless textbooks you need to read, the thousands of words you need to write and the infinite...
Group of teenagers holding globe
STUDENT LIFE / JAN 25, 2018

So you’ve decided to mix things up at university and spend a year or a semester studying abroad. First things first – lucky you! Participating in a student exchange...
Young woman on stairs with laptop
STUDENT LIFE / JAN 17, 2018

University is an exciting place to be. There are hundreds of interesting new people to meet, thousands of challenging academic concepts to comprehend and, well, countless...
writing essay on notepad
STUDENT LIFE / NOV 30, 2017

If you want to graduate with a good mark, you have to learn how to write the best essays. It is easier than you think. Learn how to improve your writing! The one thing...
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