Student Blogs

Here, our student bloggers share their stories in their own words. We know that the people best placed to communicate what life is really like at Bucks New University are our current and past students.

As well as reading our students' blogs, you can also chat with them to find out more details about our courses, facilities, accommodation, or university life in general.

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What to expect from your first week at uni

Fareeha Ahmed | 5 May 2020

You may think that university is all about studying hard. However, in your first week you are allowed to have fun and time to settle in.

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Life on placement

Lisa Connell | 17 April 2020

Whilst I can’t describe a typical day (because no two days are the same), I can describe some of the routines I’ve had so far.

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Tips for your Nursing Selection Day

Lisa Connell | 6 April 2020

People forget that nursing isn’t just about your stellar grades and achievements, it’s about who you are as a person.

Money saving tips and tricks

Edgar Woodhead | 5 April 2020

Some textbooks can be up to £75 so I’d advise you to check the library for these books before ordering them.

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How to make the most of a #BucksOpenDay

Samuel Whitfield | 4 April 2020

As a prospective student looking at university, there is a few things I would suggest you do to get the most out of your open day.

Top tips for writing your personal statement

Top tips for writing your personal statement

Edgar Woodhead | 21 May 2020

Top tips for writing a personal statement, as well as some handy ways of making yours stand out from the rest.