Faculty of Arts

Top tips

Honest advice for navigating student life and successful study.

Kyle wearing a tartan waistcoat and playing saxophone on stage

Kyle – MRes Music

"Don't be afraid to try different things. Always be open, especially during the first-year. Have a go at everything – you never know what might jump out at you that you enjoy."

Cat Quine wearing sunglasses and smiling in front of an ancient ruin

Cat – Theology and Religious Studies graduate

"It’s worth being aware that postgraduate study doesn’t mean tying yourself 100% to a career in academia!"

A professional headshot photo of Rachel Ashdown, wearing a grey blazer and smiling in front of a window

Rachel – History graduate

"Choose what is going to really interest you, as you're going to be studying it intensely for three years!"


Faculty of Arts

University of Nottingham
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