With only a few weeks until Clearing, students have been debating and discussing on TSR in anticipation of results day
It’s official: we have just over three weeks until A-Level results are released, and the stampede of Clearing 2015 begins. The forums here at The Student Room have been busy in anticipation, with thousands of students debating and asking about university choices, grade requirements, and of course, the possibility of entering Clearing.
In a recent survey at The Student Room, one in five students claim they can no longer afford to go to university
After a recent survey of over 5000 students here at The Student Room, it was revealed that as a result of maintenance grants being scrapped in this summer’s budget, almost a fifth of students will not be able to afford university.
With the winners of the Heist Awards’ 25th Anniversary now revealed, here’s what happened at the biggest Higher Education event of the year
Last Thursday, The Student Room sponsored the largest Higher Education Marketing awards ceremony in the UK, with over 650 people attending this prestigious event. However, this year’s Heist Awards ceremony was made extra special with the launch of a brand new category: our very own Student Voice Award.
With the International Baccalaureate results already out, students are venting their anxiety here at The Student Room
Now that GCSEs and A-Levels are over, students across the UK have still got a lot going on. Many are relaxing and enjoying the great weather we’ve had recently, while others are worrying over results, and planning ahead for Clearing.
Following one of the busiest and most controversial exam seasons we’ve ever seen, here’s how it went
With exams now at a close, The Student Room is alive with discussion, as students across the UK wait in anticipation for Results Day. From debates over tricky Maths and Physics questions, to nervous discussions over grades, TSR has seen massive amounts of activity over the past few weeks
As this year’s exam season comes to a close, students are getting more and more creative when cheating
In response to recent exams, The Student Room conducted a survey of just under 1000 students to gain insight into what exactly goes on in the exam hall. It turns out students are getting more inventive when it comes to cheating.
With more exams still to come, we’re set to become even busier, breaking more TSR records
Last week we broke our site traffic record with over 400,000 students checking into The Student Room. This was after a day crammed with Maths exams – that’s almost the equivalent of filling Wembley Stadium five times over – generating over 2.1 million page views in a single day!
With more and more students feeling the stress and anxiety around exams and results, posting numbers soar by 56%
Wednesday 13th of May marks a record breaking day in The Student Room history – breaking all records from previous years with over 20,000 students online at once, all digesting content and providing advice and guidance to their fellow users.
What factors influence a student's firm and insurance choices? And how should marketers focus their efforts around swinging this decision in their favour.
Universities are allocating more time and money on marketing in order to attract applications from students. Those applications are now in, students have made their five choices and are now tying down which one of these will be their firm and insurance options. But what are the factors that influence this decision? And how should marketers focus their efforts at this crucial time to swing the decision in their favour?
What’s the real value of extra-curricular experience when applying to University?
SO what is the real value of extra-curricular experience in the university application process? Our clients, World Challenge, aims to better understand the value with a recent study based on student and university admission team surveys and one-to-one, in-depth interviews with representatives from HE bodies.