Pre-Arrival

Go For Gold

Go For Gold

Being a successful student is a bit like being a successful athlete or performer. It requires a lot of dedication and self-discipline to achieve the highest goals- and also self-belief. Having the right attitude is a great starting point and there’s plenty of encouragement for you to develop the resilience to learn from all experiences, positive and negative.
 
Make the most of the opportunities available, including group work, projects and opportunities to explore the breadth and depth of your subject, and hear from staff who are at the forefront of research in your discipline. Use our subject-specific facilities, and boost your employability prospects by engaging with our award-winning Careers Service
 
And don’t leave it all till the last minute! Even top sprinters like Usain Bolt and Mark Cavendish have to put in many hours of dedicated training and hard work to achieve gold.