Efia’s Blog Posts

Saltire Foundation Undergraduate Scholars Programme

My internship with the Saltire Foundation was one of the best experiences of my life and I urge anyone in their penultimate year of study to apply. But just what is the Saltire Foundation and how can you get involved? (more…)

How to Make Most of Your Time at RGU

They say that your student years are some of the greatest of your life. Having done not one, but two degrees I can attest to this fact. Your student years are also a time when you experience a great deal of freedom, with your biggest commitment being an essay deadline. Don’t take this for granted. (more…)

How To Beat Procrastination Over Summer When You Need To Study

So summer has hit and instead of enjoying the few days of sunshine your mind is elsewhere because somewhere, deep down, you know you should be studying. Whether it’s for resits or you’re on a course that extends over the summer months take solace in the fact there are many others in the same position as you. Although at times it doesn’t feel like it! (more…)

RGU Student on a Budget: Eating out

I love food. As a student I think there’s this misconception that we can’t afford to do anything fun and our only indulgence is an upgrade from Asda’s own brand beans to Heinz. But that’s just not the case. I’m about to share with you some of my top five tips for eating out on a budget. If you’re clever about it, it really doesn’t have to be all that expensive and you’ll never pay full price for a meal again! (more…)

Considering Postgraduate Study at RGU?

My name’s Efia and I’m an MSc Digital Marketing student at RGU. Before that I spent four years (also at RGU) studying for a BA (Hons) degree in Media. After handing in my dissertation last year and tasting my much-awaited freedom, postgraduate study was the furthest thing from my mind. (more…)