As this is my last blog for PPLS, I wanted to summarise my experience of studying in Edinburgh from when I came here almost two years ago up to now in a photo blog. I hoped you enjoyed our time… Read moreMy time in Edinburgh photo story
Reasons for getting a part-time job as a student vary. Not all of us are lucky enough to have parents that can pay for our education, or at least not for all of the expenses. Some of us do not… Read moreWorking as a student
Of course, the main activity of a student is studying, but there is much more to experience as a young adult. These are our best years and there are so many opportunities out there! Activities outside of school contribute a… Read moreTravelling as a student
We all have those lazy days when, after finishing a day at Uni, there is nothing you want to do more than lie on your bed and watch Netflix. It feels nice and it is good for you to relax…. Read moreHow to get yourself to work out
Exam revision is the worst time of university life in my opinion. But you can’t avoid it, so it’s important to be prepared when the stress hits. For me, the first exam period was the worst, but my coping strategies… Read moreExam revision: 7 coping strategies
Wondering what the typical week in the life of a Cognitive Science student is like at the University of Edinburgh? In this post, I set out my day to day during term time to give you an insight into my student… Read moreA week in the life of a cognitive science student
You know those long library days when the deadlines pile up to the point when you can no longer ignore them? You plan to make your lunch at home so you can stay in the library for long enough to actually… Read more5 affordable student lunches near campus
Hi! My name is Ajda, I am from a beautiful country in central Europe, Slovenia. I’m in my second year of studying Cognitive Science (MA) at University of Edinburgh and enjoying it very much. Let me tell you my story of… Read moreMy Edinburgh story – how did I get to where I am now?