Preparing to study at University

Advice and skills to prepare you for study

Independent learning

Develop your critical thinking, time management and academic skills for lectures and seminars

Finding & using resources

Discovering, reading and evaluating a wide range of materials

Academic writing

Support for developing writing and referencing skills

Mathematics & statistics

Support for developing mathematics and statistics skills in Management and the Sciences

Digital skills

In-depth training and support for digital skills development

Research training

A range of training opportunities to support research development

English Language Development

Develop your English language for academic and social purposes

Assessment and exams

Understanding and managing the exams and assessment process

Disability support

Disability support and SpLDs (e.g. dyslexia)


Advice and opportunities

Creative problem solving

Opportunities to develop your design thinking and entrepreneurial capabilities, through action, reflection, adaptation…and more action