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From tips on how to make the most of Freshers’ Week to what’s going on in your local area, you can read all kinds of student guides, Nido news and first-hand accounts penned by your fellow students right here.

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The Ultimate Guide to Owning Student Life, Part One: Cooking Like A Pro

Whether you’re a total newbie in the kitchen or a master chef, learning new things won’t be limited to the lecture theatre whilst you’re at uni. And when it comes to cooking, the more techniques you have under your belt, the better you’re equipped to make some awesome stuff to scoff.

Class of 2020 Highlights

With the rapid expansion of Nido Student in to Europe and beyond, the Class Conference in Milan and its insightful programme came at an ideal time.  It provided us with the opportunity to meet with partners old and new, exchange ideas, and learn from industry experts across Europe.

How to Make the Most of Fresher’s Week

While Freshers’ Week is an exciting time when you’ll get to meet loads of new people, for many it’s also the first time away from home – which can be a little daunting.

What to Take to University: A First-Year Student’s Ultimate Guide

We cover everything from important paperwork, bathroom necessities, and those all-important creature comforts, so get ready to take notes (you’ll be doing a lot of that once term starts anyway).

TOP 6 AFTER HOURS SPOTS IN LONDON

With four of the best London Underground Lines soon opening around the clock every Friday & Saturday, we’re out to prove that everything good happens past midnight.

#STUDENTLIFE WITH ROBYN

Every Friday we kick off the weekend by featuring one of our brilliant residents to bring you advice on preparing for university. This week we spoke to Robyn who is in her 3rd year of Journalism at City University. 

#STUDENTLIFE WITH TODD

Every Friday we kick off the weekend by featuring one of our brilliant residents to bring you advice on preparing for university. This week we spoke to Todd who is in his 3rd year of BMus Performance Guitar at the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (ICMP).

#STUDENTLIFE WITH ANN-MARIE

Every Friday we kick off the weekend by featuring one of our brilliant residents to bring you advice on preparing for university. This week we spoke to Ann-Marie who is in her 1st year of Biochemistry at Birkbeck University.

#STUDENTLIFE WITH CONNOR

Every Friday we kick off the weekend by featuring one of our brilliant residents to bring you advice on preparing for university. This week we spoke to Connor who is in his 2nd year of Sports Business at UCFB Wembley.

#STUDENTLIFE WITH CLAUDIA

Every Friday we kick off the weekend by featuring one of our brilliant residents to bring you advice on preparing for university. This week we spoke to Claudia who is in her 1st year of Biochemistry at Middlesex University.

#STUDENTLIFE WITH JOSH

Read our interview with student Josh.

#STUDENTLIFE WITH JEN

This week we spoke to Jen who is in her 1st year of Applied Theatre & Education at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (RCSSD).