'Choosing the right university and course for the next few years of your life can seem daunting, however 'Everything You Need to Know About Going to University' is a comprehensive resource to help you make the right choices for you.' Mandy Telford National Union of Students, National President Going to university can be the most exciting and nerve-racking time of your life. It is a great time to prepare for your future, both socially and academically. To make the most of your time at university, you need to be aware of the choices available and know how to handle any problems you might encounter along the way. Complete with self-assessment sections to help you decide what you want to achieve both while at university and in your subsequent career, this respected guide covers everything from finding accommodation to earning while studying. Packed with references to useful Web sites and practical tips and advice from recent students, it will help you: * decide when, where and how you want to study; * choose the right course options; * gain skills for employment; * find out about university facilities; manage your money.
Sally Longson is a freelance writer, as well as a qualified life coach and careers adviser. Her international career in the public and private sectors has enabled her to help many people achieve their life and career goals. She has written many highly successful books, including Changing Your Career and Choosing Your Career (both published by Kogan Page).