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 Individual advice sessions

One-to-one advice from professional friendly advisers tailored to your needs and questions; information about ASK Advisers in depts. 

Study Guides

 Study guides

Guides, advice, suggestions and tips on all the practices you need to succeed in your studies; bitesize video tutorials on key practices.

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 Events & seminars

Our programme of Study Advice seminars and other events on topics like writing assignments, managing time, referencing, exams and more.

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 New to university?

Guides, tips and activities to help Freshers feel more prepared for higher education.

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 Dyslexia & other difficulties

Advice, support and information on studying with dyslexia and other difficulties.

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Postgrads, international & mature students 

Guides, advice and links for specific student groups.

Study Advisers

 About us

Who we are, what we do, and how to contact us.


Study Advice on Blackboard

 Study Advice on Blackboard 

 Free ebook, interactive tutorials, workshop slides and much more. 


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  • Telephone:
    +44 (0)118 378 4242
  • In person: Room 103, 1st floor, The Library (front desk staffed 10-4 in termtime)
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Our next Study Advice seminar is:

The freshers' guide to studying at university

Wed 7 Oct, 2.00-3.00

URS 2n11

Got questions about what it's going to be like to study at university? Want to know more about what we mean by independent study and how you're going to get it all done in the time?

Come and ask your questions at this friendly seminar. No need to book.


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