How CIFE colleges help international students

This article describes the practical steps our colleges take to ensure that international students have a realistic idea of what to expect from study in England, and how they and their families are helped to settle in quickly and enjoy their time. CIFE colleges welcome overseas students

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How to make good notes

At College and university you will need to make good notes. Those could be notes on some text you are reading, notes while listening to a lecture or notes during a class or seminar. Of course different subjects and different situations may require different approaches. This article

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How to write essays

Essays are an opportunity for you to argue: for you to give reasons to support your opinion. Learning to write them is a key academic and life skill. Throughout your life you will need to be able to persuade people of your view. Learning to write an

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Choose the right University Foundation Programme

Introduction A University Foundation Programme is an intensive full-time course aimed mainly at international students which provides an alternative route to British University degree courses from the other more recognised routes of A Levels or International Baccalaureate (IB). These programmes are also sometimes known as International Foundation

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Get the best out of university Open Days

What are university Open Days? University Open Days are held by virtually every university and college teaching degrees. Each institution provides one or more Open Days a year (see calendar of 2019 Open Days). During an Open Day the university puts on its best face for many

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