The best Black Friday deals for savvy students


December nearly upon us and with the student loan for term disappearing fast, the social calendar filling up and the Xmas gift list left untouched, most of our student readers will be feeling the pinch. Whilst you have to be careful not to indulge on goods you don’t need during Black Friday, we still think there are some fantastic offers and promotions which can help the most shrewd students save a pretty penny during the final weeks of 2018.

To save you time and make sure you’re quids in we’ve found some unqiue and diverse deals for you to take advantage of tomorrow and over the weekend.

Get productive: Soylent, soy-based meal replacement

Silicon Valley sensation Soylent launched in the UK in September and has made waves amongst the press. Snap it up from Amazon UK  with a huge 30% off, and try the complete, nutritionally engineered meal-in-a-bottle for yourself. With 20g of protein and 26 vitamins and minerals, the ready-to-drink meal replacement makes eating on the go even easier. Your productivity will soar and your bank balance will thank you.

All ears: Bose Quiet Comfort 25 Over-Ear Wired Headphones 

Info: These sleek and compact headphones might seem a little indulgent but we promise that these sleek and compact headphones are worth the money! Built for comfort and deep sound, and their powerful, balanced sound together with noise canceling technology will change the way you listen to podcasts and music alike

Deal:  Save £104 off the original £233.99 price tag with Argos‘ Black Friday offer of £129.95

Snap happy: Canon EOS M50 Compact System Camera

Info: Whether you’re doing a photography course or not, a decent camera always comes in handy. This powerful mirrorless camera features a super-size sensor for an image packed with 24.1 megapixels, for stunning detail even in low lighting, together with 4K UHD capability for crystal-clear movie footage. The intuitive design makes it easier to access the impressive functions, and its full Bluetooth capability makes sharing seamless.


Deal: Save £140 from John Lewis.


Gadget geeks:  HP 15-da0521sa 15.6″ Intel® Core™ i3 Laptop


Info: A decent computer is the key to a decent grade. In light of this, we recommend you take a look at the HP 15-da0521sa 15.6″ Intel® Core™ i3 laptop which is a great value device that easily handles everyday tasks, in a lightweight and sleek design with long battery life. This model from HP is perfect for studying, streaming and browsing, and the HD screen will make your movies come to life.


Deal: Save £220 from Currys.

Fighting fit: Fitbit Charge 2


Info: Maximise your uni workout with the cult gadget that everyone loves. Will PurePulse continuous heart rate tracking, get real-time updates on your calories burned and cardio fitness level and let SmartTrack™ technology automatically record exercises for you.

Deal: £79.99 down from £119.99 from Very.