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Why is the Corpus Clock Famous?

The Corpus Clock, also known as the Grasshopper Clock, is a unique work of modern art and clockmaking situated in Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. It…

January 25, 2022

10 Best Books For Law Students

Legal books have something of a reputation for being long, impenetrable reads that demand hours of pouring over minute details of incredibly specific areas of…

January 10, 2022

Which is the Oldest Oxford College?

The University of Oxford is famous around the world and has a reputation for first-class facilities and excellent teaching standards. From 2017 to 2021, the…

January 7, 2022

5 Techniques Great Teachers Use to Inspire Their Students

Outstanding teachers come in all shapes and sizes, but there are some things they all have in common.

January 5, 2022

How to Prepare for University Interviews

Applying to universities can be an equally exciting and stressful experience. You’ve got to write a personal statement, make sure that your grades fit the…

December 14, 2021

How to Concentrate While Revising

Everyone knows that the examination period can be stressful, although some people tend to cope better than others. There’s no one method of revision that…

December 3, 2021

How to Take Revision Notes

It’s that time of year. Exam season is looming and in a few weeks, your knowledge of what’s been covered in your lessons will be…

December 3, 2021

10 Top Tips to Motivate Yourself While You Study

Finding the motivation to study is important in achieving success when sitting exams and in later life. The personal discipline and time management skills that…

November 26, 2021

A Guide to UCAS Points

Deciding what you want to do when you leave secondary school can be an exciting, yet also daunting, prospect. You might decide that you’re ready…

November 26, 2021

How to Become a Doctor in the UK

The UK’s National Health Service (NHS) is widely considered one of the best healthcare systems in the world. The opportunity to work and practice in…

November 26, 2021

Where are the Harry Potter Filming Locations in Oxford?

Oxford is world-renowned for its impressive architecture and centuries-old university, but did you know it also served as the setting for many Harry Potter scenes…

November 19, 2021

Most Pet-friendly Universities In The UK and US

Leaving behind a pet when you start university can be traumatic, especially if they’re the dog you wobbled against when learning to walk, or the…

November 8, 2021

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What Is Creative Writing? The ULTIMATE Guide!

At Oxford Royale Academy, we offer a range of creative writing courses that have become extremely popular amongst students of all ages. The subject of…

November 8, 2021

How Many GCSEs Should You Take?

Deciding on how many GCSEs you should take depends on what you want to do after you leave secondary school. However, most students choose to…

May 18, 2021

How to Revise

Does the thought of revision get your hands clammy and boggle your mind? With so many revision techniques at your fingertips it can be really…

May 12, 2021

How to Write an EPQ Essay

Writing an EPQ essay can seem like a daunting task, which is why we’ve written this nine-step guide to help make the whole process easier.…

May 11, 2021

Does Oxford University have a Summer School?

When you think of world-class education, what pops into your head? Chances are it’s the dreaming spires of Oxford, with it’s ancient libraries, exciting learning…

May 11, 2021

How Many A-Levels Should You Take?

You’ll barely have time to put down your pen from that last GCSE, before it’s time to confirm your A-Level choices for Sixth Form or…

April 28, 2021

Why is Summer School so Expensive?

Attending a summer school can be a really exhilarating opportunity. The chance to study subjects you’ve never even heard of, receive world-class teaching and make…

April 14, 2021

Are Oxford Summer Courses Free?

Oxford summer courses give you the chance to do something most people can only dream of: sleep, study and dine in the actual colleges of…

April 14, 2021