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11 Different Types Of Uni Students You Know Summed Up With GIFs

Don't have the right words to describe the best way you like to study? Why not try GIFs?

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1. The Crammer

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What they're known for: Waiting until the last minute to research and study a whole semester's worth of material.


Why we love them:
The fact you can actually cram a whole semester's worth of material into a two-day reading binge.

2. The Bare Minimum Reader

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What they're known for: Figuring out exactly what bare bit of info they need to know.

Why we love them: Their sheer confidence in only reading a synopsis of a subject, story, or movie and being able to tell you "everything" about it.

3. The Bookworm

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What they're known for: Their love of books, fiction, nonfiction, even reference. They'll read everything cover to cover.


Why we love them:
Need a book recommendation? They've got plenty.

4. The Distractor

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What they're known for: Talking to or trying to talk to you even though you're wearing headphones.

Why we love them: They never take themselves too serious and are always there to lighten the mood.

5. The Mature Student

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What they're known for: Being badass and deciding to try something new.

Why we love them: They teach us to always question the norm by just deciding to become a mature student and that you should never stop learning.

6. The Traveller

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What they're known for: Never being able to stay in one spot for too long.

Why we love them: If they end up living somewhere overseas, you've got a couch to crash on when you visit.

7. The Always Working Hard Worker

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What they're known for: Not only are they studying, but working a crazy schedule too.

Why we love them: They're proof you can do great things without eight hours of sleep.

8. The Napper

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What they're known for: Being able to fall asleep anytime, anywhere, on anything.

Why we love them: Their commitment to using a laptop or book as a pillow.

9. The Multisubject Taker

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What they're known for: Doubling up on the work so they can double up on the knowledge.

Why we love them: They show those who struggle with two items on a to-do list there's hope.

10. The Night Owl

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What they're known for: Up all night sucked into a vortex of study and Netflix.

Why we love them: When you call them at 3am crying for help because you left an assignment to the last minute, they're calm AF. Because they're always up!

11. The Business Runner

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What they're known for: Running an awesome business while juggling work, study, three kids, and making sure the dog has been taken for a walk.

Why we love them: For showing us what those motivational quotes from Instagram posts actually look like in real life.

There's no one way to study – we're all different. With Open Universities Australia you can find a way to study that suits who you are and what you really want to do. Call 13 Open to talk to a student advisor today or learn more here.