Interesting Fact # 1230 - UK Universities - Podcast

According to a survey for the technology firm Olympus, university students in the UK have average attention spans of just 10 minutes.

(Seemingly the average length of time a student can concentrate in lectures is around 10 minutes. A third of students blamed lack of sleep and being overworked for this, as many students are forced to take up part-time work. The student bar doesn't help either.)