VIDEO: Leeds student aims to inspire by writing motivational dissertation song

If you’re suffering through dissertation hell, this song from a Leeds student should brighten your day.


Battling with your dissertation? No idea how you’ll write several thousand words in time?

We’re all in the same boat, but one Leeds uni student has written and performed a dissertation song to help get us all through the end of year panic.

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Shelley Ann sings away the dissertation blues

English student Shelley Ann said she put up the video as “A tribute to all those currently tackling the dreaded dissertation. This is my attempt to get us all through this difficult time.”

The bedroom recording is likely to strike a chord with many final year students, and contains lines such as “But if we put our minds to it we can achieve, in fact we could probably get a first / I’ve drank so much Red Bull, I’m gonna burst”.

This article was originally published on The Tab Leeds.