Tag Archives: Higher Education

So how do I apply to university? Tutorhub looks at the UCAS system

Summer has come and gone, A Level results are released, dreams are realised or broken.  And so the carousel that is university admissions starts all over again. 558,000 students applied for university in the most recent cycle.  As universities adjust … Continue reading

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Vice-Chancellors: are their salaries and perks justified?

Students, universities, staff, PR… Who runs it all? When it comes to the hierarchy in universities today, generally the highest one could ever achieve is the role of the Vice-Chancellor.  Often considered to be at (or very near) the height … Continue reading

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University assignments – get them right, for good

Assignments. They’re awarded two titles in the eyes of students nowadays. Firstly, they’re the bane of student life. Secondly, they are your module tutor’s best friend, for many tutors and coordinators really hate the fuss of end-of-year exams when they … Continue reading

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MOOCs – the future of Higher Ed?

A few months ago, I blogged about the emergence of a trend in top-tier standard education being delivered Online free to anyone with a decent Internet connection in the US. Now, it seems the phenomenon has made a dash across … Continue reading

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