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Graduate employment: The 6 tech jobs and opportunities you never knew existed

One graduate highlights the opportunities he's discovered that go beyond 'big name grad schemes and traditional roles'

Freshers' Week 2015: The 13 types of housemates you'll meet in student halls and how to deal with them

Take note: you too will fit into one of the below categories

Freshers' Week 2015: Top 5 ways for students to save on travel costs while at university

With Virgin West Coast announcing plans to scrap railcard discounts on off-peak tickets at peak times, there are still plenty of ways to get about on a budget

Freshers' Week 2015: Top 10 flatmate fallouts at university and how to resolve them

If you're a fresher-to-be, here are a few challenges to watch out for if living in a shared house - and how to resolve them

Career advice: Top 5 ways for students and graduates to ensure career satisfaction

Working makes up a large part of adult life, so it's important to ensure you get the most out of your job role as possible

Career advice: Top 4 ways in which students and graduates can get their ideal job

One recent graduate tells students how she began changing her fortunes while still at university

Freshers' Week 2015: Top 7 money-saving tips for university students

Money expert with uSwitch.com, Nicolas Frankcom, advises students on the top ways to make that student loan last this year

Top 7 tips for students and graduates on how to break into a competitive industry

Giles Harris tells students and graduates how he came to be the head of business affairs at EMI Music

10 reasons why your first year at university will be the best of your life

The people, freedom, Freshers' Week, and the night life are just some of the reasons why freshers-to-be should look forward to next month

Students, and not just universities, must take responsibility for the success of their studies and career

'I propose potentially severe contractual punishments depending upon the offence; fines, marking down, suspensions, expulsions, and the withholding of degree certificates'

What to expect in your first term at university - in emoji

Unsure of what to expect from your first term at university? Alex Jones at Endsleigh student insurance reveals all in emoji

Freshers' Week 2015: Top 10 ways to reduce your university debt this year

With Tories raising tuition fees even further, and having scrapped the maintenance grant, it's more important than ever for students to budget their way through university - and Claire Beveridge tells you how to do it

Labour leadership race 2015: I'm a student - and this is why I'll be voting for Jeremy Corbyn

'He’s humble, polite, and willing to stand up for what is important. Plus, he’s Parliament’s lowest expenses claimer. So, what’s not to like?'

Voluntourism: Why students should put their gap year or summer to use before university

'The will to do good, and to help others, comes from a place of selflessness, which is a wonderful thing', writes Gabriel Popham

The 8 student-friendly cities in Europe every student should visit over summer before university term begins

Ben Grech writes how the summer is the best time for students to enjoy the quiet of Europe’s best student city holiday destinations

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Charlie Austin: Queens Park Rangers striker says ‘If the move is not right, I’m not going’

Charlie Austin: ‘If the move is not right, I’m not going’

After hitting 18 goals in the Premier League last season, the QPR striker was the great non-deal of transfer deadline day. But he says he'd preferred another shot at promotion
Isis profits from destruction of antiquities by selling relics to dealers - and then blowing up the buildings they come from to conceal the evidence of looting

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'If we lose touch we’ll end up with two decades of the Tories'

In an exclusive interview, Andy Burnham urges Jeremy Corbyn voters to think again in last-minute plea
Tunisia fears its Arab Spring could be reversed as the new regime becomes as intolerant of dissent as its predecessor

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Axe-wielding Man fells half the world’s trees – leaving us just 422 each

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60 years of Scalextric: Model cars are now stuffed with as much tech as real ones

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Model cars are now stuffed with as much tech as real ones