Top 3 Productivity Tips That Helped Me Get Through University

They May Sound Strange, but if It Works, It Ain’t Stupid!

Dom Kwolczak
5 min readSep 16, 2023
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Let’s face it, University life can be difficult at times, especially when it comes to being motivated to write long assignments or study for your exams.

Things can particularly be tough when your friends are out partying and enjoying themselves. Just the thought of that can easily lead you to lose motivation.

But it doesn’t have to be this way!

I was a university student for 5 years, initially doing a 4-year undergraduate sandwich course and later a master’s degree.

During my time at university, I used 3 productivity methods that not only helped me stay on track but also become more productive.

I decided it would be a good idea to share these 3 methods with you and help others in a similar boat. The best part of it is that these tips have the potential to help anyone, not just students!

So without any further ado, here are 3 productivity tips that helped me get through university…

1. Use a Calendar the correct way!

This may sound silly, but just using a calendar, without a strategy can actually have a negative impact on…



Dom Kwolczak

I'm Dom, a tech and productivity enthusiast living in the UK. I share stories about my experience with tech, reviews, tips and more.