postgraduate learner

Postgraduate education: understanding your audience

If you’re promoting postgraduate education, then it’s important to understand your target market. We’ll look at key trends across our postgraduate education audience to help you plan your targeting and engagement strategy.

Black Friday deals

5 Black Friday deals students want

Black Friday promotions are about selling a lot of product quickly. In 2018, retail sales on the day spiked by +292%, while sales on the following Saturday, Sunday and Monday also showed an increase of over +100% against the previous month.* With high competition and such a small window of frenzied activity, the deals need to be spot on.

Our youth community has revealed the top Black Friday deals students want. Follow our tips and we guarantee you’ll excite these customers.

postgraduate studying

5 postgraduate funding tips to reassure applicants

Debt is the biggest deterrent for students considering applying for postgraduate study. In the last thirty days, 133,500 users* accessed our postgraduate content to seek advice about further study. Most already have considerable loans from their undergraduate degrees, so they’re in need of postgraduate funding tips.

Use these five strategies in your communications to reassure your prospects that they can afford to continue their studies.

We’ll also share conversations from postgraduate applicants on The Student Room to give you an insight into the objections or barriers that influence students.

6 answers to your questions about postgraduate applicants

6 answers to your questions about postgraduate applicants

What motivates undergraduates to continue with further study? How should you adapt your messaging and creative for a postgraduate audience? What is an applicant’s biggest worry? We’re sharing the answers to your burning questions in our latest blog post. Check it out to uncover all the information you need to attract and engage your future applicants.

students at university

How a TSR partnership benefits your brand strategy

While a one-off campaign can deliver great results for a specific objective, with the best will in the world, it can’t give you a holistic view of your brand. There simply isn’t time to test everything. That’s where a TSR partnership can really add value.

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Applying to university: the student journey

Applying to university is a huge decision for students. But do you know what they’re going through at each stage in the application process?

Today we’ll share a roadmap, with examples from real students, to identify the key milestones and questions in the student journey. You can use this to plan relevant content and identify the best times to interact with university candidates.

GCSE Results Day

Infographic – GCSE Results Day 2019

This year on GCSE Results Day alone we had nearly half-a-million users visit The Student Room to celebrate, commiserate and support their peers getting their results. Explore all the action including top content, searches and conversations.

Infographic – A-Level Results Day 2019

A-level Results Day & Clearing is guaranteed to be a busy time on The Student Room. This year on Results Day alone we had nearly half-a-million users, 1.6 million pageviews and users spent a combined 32,000 hours on-site.

Student feelings about A-Level Results Day 2019

Almost half of students are considering using self-release to apply through Clearing

Thousands of students across the UK are experiencing an array of emotions as they prepare to receive their A-Level results this week. As the UK’s largest online student community, we teamed up with TSR Insight, our market research consultancy service, to understand how Year 13 students are feeling about their results and what they anticipate to be their next steps to be.