Grades are important,

but they are no   

longer enough   

We show you how to excel in exams, and develop the qualities universities & employers want

Best Selling Books

A range of Best Selling Books from GSCE, A-Level, University and Graduate Jobs – for self-study


Bespoke support to help you achieve your goals, whether it be improving grades internship/ graduate applications, or career guidance

Online support

Focused on helping 16-25 year olds in the UK, but the concepts can be applied by anyone.

Achieve your goals with the support of our mentors

We all need someone who inspires us to do better than we know how…
We believe that to being truly successful is like getting fit. Going to the gym is not enough. You need to train your brain, change your habits, and enhance your routine on a daily basis. This is the same for GCSE, A-Level and University students. Academic underdogs provide mentorship across GCSEs, A-Levels and University. Whether it be revision related, or career based, we create tailored options to suit you.


How to Not Be Nervous For An Internship or Graduate Interview

How to Not Be Nervous For An Internship or Graduate Interview

“Do you mind if I come back there and make my own sandwich?” I asked the guy working behind the counter at Subway on Tottenham Court Road, London. This was one of the surprisingly effective methods I used to improve my performance in internship and graduate...

What To Do If You Fail Your A-Levels?

What To Do If You Fail Your A-Levels?

  Where’s the fun in getting things right the first time? OK – sorry, if you didn't achieve the grades you wanted this year, you’re probably in no mood for light-hearted rhetorical questions. I certainly wasn’t after AS levels results day. However, I want to give...

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