Higher education | Students starting degrees in January to give them 'competitive edge' in stagnant jobs market

Students starting degrees in January to give them 'competitive edge' in stagnant jobs market

Some university students are opting for January starts so that they can finish their degree courses at a different time to the rest of university leavers - the Independent reports.

By starting and finishing their degrees at a different time in the year, they have a huge vantage point over their peers as they are able to apply for jobs when there is less competition around.

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