Schoolchildren in Cambridge have broken the Guinness World Record for the highest number of people playing the piano at the same time. A team of engineers from 10 UK universities came together to create
A degree in communications, media and journalism provides graduates with excellent written skills as well as an ability to work across multimedia platforms. Not only do these courses prepare graduates
The medical students of today will be the doctors of tomorrow, learning a variety of life-saving skills throughout their pre-clinical and clinical studies. But where is the best place to learn those skills?
History is much more than learning about and analysing our past. The skills developed through modern history courses help students become highly employable. These days, they also have more freedom of choice
It may not sound like the most glamorous job, but accountants are key players in keeping any business afloat. Their role is to record, interpret and communicate the financial information about a business,
Physiotherapy can be a challenging but rewarding career path; graduates typically go on to help patients of all ages and abilities restore and maintain movement. Physiotherapists work in a range of areas,
Competition for new recruits intensifies as tens of thousands of courses remain unfilled UK universities are bracing themselves for a last-minute battle for new recruits in what is expected to be the competitive
Britain's universities are world-beaters – but they need to do far better at commercialising UK academic research
They are among Britain’s greatest national treasures and a powerful engine of ideas and innovation for the nation’s booming technology industry. But how good are UK universities at commercialising the
As well as providing entry into related professional fields, a degree in economics teaches a number of useful and transferable skills. Students grapple with complex problems, formulate solutions, and economic
Biology is an important field of study which allows humans to better understand life and the living organisms around them. A degree in the subject offers broad and wide-ranging career choices. Many graduates
Proposals to reduce tuition fees for students in England would have severe consequences for universities, which are already struggling in a challenging financial environment, a Lords committee has said.