WHAT MADE STUDENTS WORRY AND WHY THEY’RE UNCERTAIN ABOUT THEIR FUTURE
With A-level Results Day today, students across the UK are experiencing an array of emotions from excitement to terror. Being the UK’s largest online student community, The Student Room delved into student sentiment to explore how they’re feeling about their results and the impact of receiving their grades.
THE PREDICTIONS YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR THIS YEAR'S RESULTS DAY
We were recently invited to attend an exam board briefing where we got the low-down on this year’s anticipated media predictions for Results Day.
We’re sharing key insights from our experience with you, so you can you can get a flavour of where the media interest lies and shape up your Results Day PR.
TIPS FOR CLEARING FROM TONY LYONS
By Tony Lyons, Head of Commercial Marketing at TSR.
“I suppose I’m becoming a little bit of an old hand at this Clearing thing; it’s hard to believe I’m on my third at TSR and have experienced four in various roles at universities, including Head of Marketing.
WHEN AND HOW TO ENGAGE STUDENTS EARLY-ON
Although there is the dooming deadline date in January for university applications, the many steps students go through before applying will get them researching far before then.
THE STATS YOU NEED TO KNOW
During the 2018 Exam Period, 5 million young people visited The Student Room for study related help. With 20 million pages viewed, The Student Room has proved to be the go-to-site for educational tools, advice and questions.
Last year we saw an incredible 1.5 million page views on Result’s Day and anticipate an even better outcome this year! Check out the impressive statistics from this year’s exam period.
OUR TRANSPARENT PARTNERSHIP WITH NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY
The very least advertisers should expect when they commission a campaign is that it will be seen. But in the competitive digital market too often this isn’t the case. Integral Ad Science report that as much as half of all advertising goes unseen, giving meticulously crafted messages little chance to connect.
INSIGHTS FROM OUR PARTNERSHIP WITH ASTON UNIVERSITY
Every marketer wants to squeeze maximum value from their budget but buying cheap programmatic advertising is not always the way to do this. Ads will be served widely but not necessarily to the intended audience.
WHAT STUDENTS DETERMINE VALUE FOR MONEY
We surveyed a sample of over 1,000 students to understand their attitude towards university fee reform. This report shares key insights into the narrowing of provision, commercialisation of universities and student purchase rationale.
WHAT RESONATES WITH STUDENTS AND STICKS
As open day season approaches, we turned to our community of over 10 million monthly users to understand students’ perceptions of these key conversion events, and how significant they are when deciding their next steps.
THE EARLY ENGAGEMENT STUDENTS WANT
We surveyed over 1,000 students to explore their experiences of university advice in schools and colleges and understand what they wanted to be told before going through the decision-making process.