Student News & Events

Featured Post: How to celebrate Pride Month virtually

Published: Thursday 4th June 2020

Pride Month has officially begun, and like many of you, we never could have imagined how current events have changed the way we’d be celebrating Pride and the LGBT+ community. Pride is looking a lot different this year, and although the UK Government are starting to relax lockdown rules, in-person celebrations and parties are just […]
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PAL Sessions 2021

Published: Friday 26th February 2021

Are you finding a certain module hard? Why not join our PAL sessions, where students who have been through the same programme as you can share their insights and tips to help you succeed. Taking place every week, the PAL Leaders collaborate with your lecturers to create useful and relevant questions and study material. We […]

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Apply now to win a scholarship to summer schools around the world

Published: Thursday 27th February 2020

Applications for the ACU’s summer school grants are now open. As members of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), our students have the once in a lifetime opportunity to win a scholarship to study at summer schools around the world. The ACU Global Summer School Grants awards £2000 of funding to study in summer schools at ACU […]

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Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) Sessions

Published: Thursday 30th January 2020

Are you a Level 4 student needing some extra study support? Why not pop into one of our Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) sessions? What is PAL? PAL taps into the power of peer learning and is an internationally recognised scheme. We train students to lead study sessions outside of the classroom, to help students in […]

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The National Student Survey is now open!

Published: Tuesday 21st January 2020

The National Student Survey (NSS) is now open to all final year students And good news for all that take part – you’ll receive a £10 Amazon voucher. To complete the survey, head to: What is the National Student Survey? The National Student Survey is an independent, widely recognised survey completed every year by […]

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Laptop Loan Scheme

Published: Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Did you know we offer a Laptop Loan Scheme for all enrolled students? Our Laptop Loan Scheme allows students to borrow a laptop for 5 working days for educational purposes. To borrow a laptop, simply raise a ticket, collect it from the Student Guild and return it by the specified date. We also have a […]

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Two students secure finance placement with the NHS

Published: Tuesday 18th June 2019

Congratulations are in order for two of our students who successfully secured a 1 year finance placement with the NHS. Funke Alagbala and Claudia Rabess received the exciting news this month, securing the placement after going through a rigorous application process. You may recognise Funke as our current Student President and Claudia who recently won the […]

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Only 1 week left to complete our admissions survey

Published: Friday 10th May 2019

Did you start studying with us in October 2018 or January this year? Now’s your chance to tell us how you found our admissions process. This year we’ve launched a survey to really understand the experience and satisfaction level of students during the admissions stage. Your feedback will help us pin-point any amendments or enhancements […]

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Congratulations to the CIMA Business Game winners

Published: Tuesday 19th February 2019

This year’s annual CIMA Business Game explored Ethical Dilemmas and was a huge hit amongst students studying both business and accounting. We are very pleased to announce the winners of the game… Oana Raluca Buliga, Andrea Festeu, Travis Titley, Toby Roger and Ximena Carabali Daza. Congratulations to all five of you, and to everyone that took part! The interactive […]

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NHS Finance Placement – apply now!

Published: Thursday 14th February 2019

We have an amazing opportunity at the NHS for all second year (Level 5) accounting students. You have the chance to apply to their Finance Work Placement, lasting 12 months and starting in July/September 2019. Not only can you gain valuable experience at one of the UK’s largest employers, but you’ll also be paid £19,000. […]

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Graduate Outcomes Survey

Published: Thursday 24th January 2019

What is the Graduate Outcomes Survey? The Graduate Outcomes survey is a national survey capturing feedback from graduates 15 months after they finish their studies. It asks what you are doing after graduation, whether that be work, study or something else, and to what extent your degree has played a part in this. Run by […]

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