Ever Wondered How Much Money Aston University Spends on Paper and Ink?!

If there was an award for left-field article of the week, this one might just win it. But, for anyone who is interested, in this article we take a look at the amount of money Aston University spends on paper and printer cartridges. The article pertains to the 2016-17 academic year. The statistics make for interesting reading, do read on!   It appears that the … Continue reading Ever Wondered How Much Money Aston University Spends on Paper and Ink?!

Record Number of Students Accessing Mental Health Services at Aberystwyth University

Students at Aberystwyth University have been accessing mental health services at the institution in record numbers, it has been revealed. The most recent statistics pertain to the 2016/17 academic year, where 699 students registered for the service. While it isn’t clear how many of these students actually sought help, it is still an alarming number, and accounts for around 7% of all students at the … Continue reading Record Number of Students Accessing Mental Health Services at Aberystwyth University

Animal Testing: Arguments For and Against

Animal Testing refers to the practice of using non-human animals in experiments outside of their natural environment – with the ultimate aim of using this research to facilitate advancements in medicine. Research on animals is conducted by a range of organisations, and has led to many cures and vaccines for diseases being developed. Yet despite the good, the practice has proven very controversial, and many … Continue reading Animal Testing: Arguments For and Against

What Happened to Borders?

Borders was once an international book and music retailer. At their height, Borders operated over 1,000 stores in the world, with thousands of employees. While the majority of their business was conducted in the United States, their international presence was exemplified by their stores in the likes of the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. For numerous reasons however, Borders were unable to maintain their … Continue reading What Happened to Borders?

The Struggles of Freshers Flu

Freshers Week may give you the time of your life, but the chances are that you will often come down with a case of the notorious ‘freshers flu’. Common symptoms of the freshers flu include fever, headaches, a cough, a cold and in general, struggle. While many suggest freshers flu is merely a severe case of ‘man flu’ or ‘just a bad cold’, the reality … Continue reading The Struggles of Freshers Flu

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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

UniEel University Rankings: Methodology

We have released our UniEel University Rankings for 2019! You can see the full rankings at this link. These rankings classify Universities into positions based upon a range of criterion. The rankings ultimately provide a relevant league table that contains important information to assist anyone in wanting to find out details of Universities in the United Kingdom. In this article, we provide details of the … Continue reading UniEel University Rankings: Methodology

Guardian University League Table Rankings 2019

The Guardian have released their University rankings for the 2018/19 academic year. A range of criteria was used to establish these rankings, including student satisfaction, spend on students and continuation rates among other factors. In this article, we provide a table of the rankings. You can see the full rankings, complete with important information, at the official page for this league table – available at … Continue reading Guardian University League Table Rankings 2019

QS UK University Rankings 2019

QS have released their University rankings for the 2018/19 academic year. A range of criteria was used to establish these rankings, with academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty to student ratio, citations per faculty and international ratio all taken into account. In this article, we provide a table of the rankings. You can sell the full rankings, complete with important and further information, at the official … Continue reading QS UK University Rankings 2019

The Complete University Guide League Table 2019

The Complete University Guide have released their University rankings for the 2018/19 academic year. A range of criteria was used to establish these rankings – ranging from entry standards to graduate prospects and more. In this article, we provide a table of the rankings. You can see the full rankings, complete with further and comprehensive information, at the official page for this league table – … Continue reading The Complete University Guide League Table 2019

Mental Health Statistics for Middlesex University

The number of students accessing counselling services at Middlesex University have been rising year-on-year, recent statistics show. Half-way through the 2017-18 academic year, 470 students had sought counselling – with estimates suggesting the total would’ve exceeded 900 students for the entire year. With approximately 19,000 students at the University, this equates to around 4% of all students at the institution seeking help. The statistics¬†discussed in … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics for Middlesex University

Mysterious Disappearances: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

In March 2014, one of the most mysterious disappearances in history took place, with many questions left unanswered regarding the fateful day, several years on. Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was en route to China from Malaysia when it disappeared, with all 239 people on board presumed dead. Many years on, it is still unclear exactly what happened to the flight, despite the most expensive search … Continue reading Mysterious Disappearances: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

What Happened to Blockbuster?

Netflix, Prime Video and the likes of Hulu and Philo have become synonymous with the activity of watching TV shows or films. Yet prior to this age, Blockbuster ruled the TV and film roost. At their height, Blockbuster operated 9,000 stores, employed 84,000 people worldwide, and generated healthy revenues year-after-year. But, due to a range of reasons, they were unable to maintain this success, and … Continue reading What Happened to Blockbuster?

Latest on Sheffield Student’s MDMA Death

Following the tragic death of Sheffield Hallam University Joana Burns, a drug dealer and her supplier have been found guilty of supplying the drug that led to a death. Read on for the full story, and news on this development.   The friend of Joana Burns, who died after taking ecstasy to celebrate the end of her maths degree at Sheffield University, has been warned … Continue reading Latest on Sheffield Student’s MDMA Death

Sport Club Initiation Ceremony at Durham University Led to Students ‘Having Hair Shaved and Oil Poured in their Eyes’

A student at Durham University has told how he had his ‘hair shaved off and cooking oil poured in his eye’ during a bizarre and draconian-sounding initiation ceremony to a sport club. The student was speaking anonymously to the University’s newspaper Palatinate, and told how he considered dropping out of the University before beginning his studies due to the initiation. This is far from the … Continue reading Sport Club Initiation Ceremony at Durham University Led to Students ‘Having Hair Shaved and Oil Poured in their Eyes’

The Abortion Debate: Arguments for Both Pro-Life and Pro-Choice

One of the world’s most polarising debates revolves around the moral, religious and legal status of Abortion. There are two distinct views on the subject. The pro-life movement emphasises the right for the embryo/fetus to be born, while the pro-choice movement emphasises the woman’s right to decide whether or not to terminate a pregnancy. This is a highly-sensitive debate, which has been fervently debated for … Continue reading The Abortion Debate: Arguments for Both Pro-Life and Pro-Choice

13 Things That Will Inevitably Happen During Freshers Week

Freshers Week is often renowned as being the most memorable week of your life. While this may be true in some cases, the reality is that you probably won’t remember much of it. Your University experience wouldn’t be the same without the initiation of Freshers Week. So, in this article we take a look at thirteen things that will certainly happen during Freshers Week!   … Continue reading 13 Things That Will Inevitably Happen During Freshers Week