Benefits for Personal Tutors

Personal tutoring should be an enjoyable and beneficial process for both staff and students. The video below shows colleagues talking about what they like about being a personal tutor:

"I most enjoy talking to someone who is very knowledgeable and passionate about the subject. I find the meeting very inspiring"

- UCL Undergraduate, Anthropology

Benefits for Personal Tutors

  • Really getting to know your tutees
  • Seeing them flourish during their studies
  • Helping them with their development
  • Helping them get the most out of what university has to offer
  • Developing an understanding of the challenges facing current students
  • An opportunity to impart your passion and experience

Benefits to Departments

  • Developing independent learners
  • Feedback on courses/departmental practices
  • Students that feel a part of their academic communities
  • Students who feel cared for
  • Students who are aware of their strengths and weaknesses
  • Students with a clearer idea of their future aspirations

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