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2019 UniEel University Rankings

Welcome to the 2019 edition of the UniEel University Rankings. Having taken a range of factors into consideration, we have produced a set of rankings which provides a useful overview of the strength of many Universities in the United Kingdom. The rankings are listed in table form below. You can also see the full rankings via a PDF document at the bottom of this page. … Continue reading 2019 UniEel University Rankings

Mental Health Statistics for the University of St. Andrews

Almost 1,00 students accessed counselling services at the University of St. Andrews in the 2016-17 academic year, it has been revealed. With around 9,000 students studying at St. Andrews, this means around 10% of all students have sought help. In worrying news, this figure is one of the highest in the United Kingdom. The statistics used in this article come courtesy of a Freedom of Information … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics for the University of St. Andrews

Newcastle University Student Died Following ‘Drink-Fuelled’ Society Initiation, Inquest Hears

An inquest into the death of Ed Farmer – a student at Newcastle University – has heard the student had just a 2% chance of survival after being taken to hospital following a night of significant alcohol consumption – all part of a society initiation. The inquest also heard that the student would have probably survived had he been taken to hospital earlier. The actions … Continue reading Newcastle University Student Died Following ‘Drink-Fuelled’ Society Initiation, Inquest Hears

The 9 Stages of a Regrettable Outfit Choice… As Told By Tracy Beaker

Choosing an outfit for any event can be difficult. So much choice, yet nothing quite feels right. You lie on your bed with a huge wardrobe bulging with clothes in front of you, but nothing works. There is considerable pressure involved with choosing an outfit, as our good friend Tracy Beaker knows only too well. So here, in this article, we show the different stages … Continue reading The 9 Stages of a Regrettable Outfit Choice… As Told By Tracy Beaker

Cheating and Plagiarism Statistics Revealed for the University of Surrey

Have you ever wondered about statistics around cheating and plagiarism at the University of Surrey? If so, then this article is for you! Statistics released in a Freedom of Information request provide statistics for three academic years between 2014 and 2017. Cheating continues to be a problem for Universities all around the world, with the Internet making it easier than ever before to gain an … Continue reading Cheating and Plagiarism Statistics Revealed for the University of Surrey

Mysterious Disappearances: Louis Le Prince

Louis Le Prince is well-known for being a key component in the invention of the early motion picture camera – with many praising him as the ‘Father of Cinematography’. Yet not so many people are aware of his later years, and seemingly only Le Prince knows what ultimately happened. This is because Le Prince mysteriously vanished from a train in 1890, and he was never … Continue reading Mysterious Disappearances: Louis Le Prince

Mental Health Statistics at UWE

The number of students accessing mental health services at the University of the West of England (UWE) has risen dramatically in recent years, recent statistics show. Over 2,000 students have sought help in each of the last three academic years. With around 27,000 students at the University, this means around 8% of all students have sought help. UWE is based in Bristol – which has come … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics at UWE

Mental Health Statistics for the University of Stirling

Over 600 students accessed counselling services at the University of Stirling in the 2016-17 academic year, it has been revealed. There are around 11,000 students at the University of Stirling, meaning that around 5% of all students at the University sought help. This figure is around average when compared to Universities in the United Kingdom. The statistics used in this article come courtesy of a Freedom … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics for the University of Stirling

What Happened to Enron?

The story of the Enron Corporation has become one of infamy, and the ultimate example of how fraudulent and corrupt business practices can ruin even the most powerful of organisations. Prior to their well-reported scandal, Enron had dominated the energy market in the US and afar, securing revenues of $101bn during 2000. Yet just a year later, Enron were filing for bankruptcy. In this article, … Continue reading What Happened to Enron?

Mental Health Statistics at the University of Nottingham

The number of students at the University of Nottingham who have been seeking help from the institution’s Counselling service has risen dramatically in the last few years. Recent statistics show that 2,245 students accessed Counselling services during the 2016-17 academic year. With around 32,000 students at the University, this means approximately 7% of all students have sought help. The statistics used in this article come courtesy … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics at the University of Nottingham

Over 2,000 University of Glasgow Students Access Counselling Services

Recent statistics show that over 2,000 students at the University of Glasgow accessed counselling and psychological services in the 2016-17 academic year, following years of gradual rises. With around 27,000 students at the University, this equates to around 8% of all students at the University seeking help. These statistics will be expanded upon in this article. The statistics used in this article come courtesy of … Continue reading Over 2,000 University of Glasgow Students Access Counselling Services

The Death Penalty Debate: Arguments For and Against Capital Punishment

The debate around the Death Penalty has been argued many times over, with the practice continuing to divide opinion. Many nations continue to employ the practice, while many oppose it, with many charitable organisations fighting against it. The death penalty is officially known as Capital Punishment. Capital Punishment is legal in many countries, while several others have outlawed it. In this article, we take a … Continue reading The Death Penalty Debate: Arguments For and Against Capital Punishment

Where Did People Who Turned down The University of Edinburgh End Up Going?

The University of Edinburgh is a world-class institution, set in a lively and bustling city. The University frequently attains high-ranking positions in academic league tables, and usually has a high student satisfaction rate. What isn’t there to like?! The UCAS system works in a way that means students must set a ‘firm’ and ‘insurance’ choice once they have received offers. Some opt to reject Edinburgh. … Continue reading Where Did People Who Turned down The University of Edinburgh End Up Going?

Mysterious Disappearances: Jim Thompson

Jim Thompson was an American man who had an eventful career in both the military and silk industries. His efforts in both made him well-renowned, with Time magazine suggesting Thompson ‘almost single-handedly’ saved Thailand’s silk industry from extinction. Yet in 1967, he went for a walk in Malaysia, only to never return. His mysterious disappearance has never been solved, leading to many theories regarding his … Continue reading Mysterious Disappearances: Jim Thompson

Mental Health Statistics at the University of Dundee

Recent statistics show that students at the University of Dundee have been accessing mental health services at the institution in increasing numbers. The most recent statistics, from the 2016-17 academic year, saw around 800 students accessing counselling service. With around 15,000 students at the University, this equates to around 5% of students accessing help. The statistics used in this article come courtesy of a Freedom of … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics at the University of Dundee

Animal Testing Statistics at De Montfort University Revealed

Statistics regarding the level of animal testing being conducted at De Montfort University have been released. In the last five years, 853 live animals have been used in experiments, which have been done under the banner of ‘medical research’. While the University isn’t engaging in animal testing on the levels that other institutions do, the figures have the potential to make some uneasy. Read on for … Continue reading Animal Testing Statistics at De Montfort University Revealed