Our blog for Tutors

A regularly updated selection of blog articles to support your teaching

University life

5 days ago

MyTutor Tips: Looking after your mental health

The expectations we place on our time at university are often high, and the reality is those three years can be pretty tricky to navigate at times. Leaving home for the first time, academic pressures and day-to-day stresses can be...

University life

2 weeks ago

The latest from MyTutor: 3:1 tuition, the NTP, and a thank y...

We updated you all recently to let you know we’re official NTP partners, meaning more school slots for all 🙌 We were hoping these would come in hot off the heels of our announcement, but as you can imagine schools...

MyTutor Updates

1 month ago

We’re officially NTP partners!

You may have heard us mention the national tutoring programme just a little bit over the past few months 👂 Well the secret’s out – MyTutor has been selected as an approved NTP Tuition Partner! What does it mean to...

MyTutor Updates

MyTutor Tips: Looking after your mental health

5 days ago

The expectations we place on our time at university are often high, and the reality is...

University life

Why having a tutor at uni is worth it: 3 students’ stories

Having a tutor to get you through your GCSEs or A-Levels is pretty common practice. So...

University life

Student living costs across the UK

1 year ago

Wherever you study, balancing your budget at university isn’t always easy. Unfortuna...

University life

How to not go broke by the end of term - easy switches and budgeting advice for students

Managing your money as a student isn’t easy. What can seem like much more money than...

University life

How to choose your student bank account

1 year ago

If you’ve started uni this year, you’ll probably want to open a student bank accou...

University life

What can you buy after a month of tutoring?

1 year ago

Paying rent, feeding yourself, studying enough and seeing mates – budgeting isn...

University life

Feeling homesick at uni

[mtpoll poll_id=1] Even the most stoic and brave among us are bound to feel homesick a...

University life

Leeds libraries: what are they like?

The Leeds University Library is the collective name for all of the library resources a...

University life

Vintage shops: the thrifty Aladdin's Caves of Leeds

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’s song ‘Thrift Shop’ is just one of the reasons why hu...

University life

How to choose your University of Leeds accomodation

There are many decisions that must be made when you are planning to go to university w...

University life

Looking for the best sports university? Check out Leeds

If you’re looking for the best sports universities, you should definitely include Le...

University life

10 things to do as a Leeds student in the city

Leeds. The capital of England (London who?), attractive students, tremendous live musi...

University life

Best places to eat in Leeds

If you’re anything like me, food is always a top priority when making any big decisi...

University life

What is the LGBTQ+ scene like at Leeds University?

If you’re coming to Leeds as an LGBTQ+ student you’ll be lucky to find that there...

University life

Freshers' Week at Leeds University

As a second year student, I have done Leeds Freshers’ Week twice. Below you will fin...

University life

Eating healthily on a budget: 5 tips for students

After spending all your student loan on those unnecessary Uber trips, overpriced drink...

University life

How to budget at uni

For most students, university is the first time that everything needs buying from thei...

University life

6 ways to make the most out of university while you have the chance

There’s nothing worse than gazing back through the rose-tinted, 20/20 lens of hindsi...

University life

Living at home for university: should I do it?

It is extremely exciting choosing which university to go to. You may even start to ima...

University life

Transitioning from school to university

You got into university, hurray! All those tests and early mornings, all those heavy t...

University life

Managing a good work/life balance at university

4 years ago

We’ve all heard endlessly from teachers, lecturers and parents about how importa...

University life