Check out the interactive infographic from Endsleigh below which charts the evolution of the UK's students over the last 5 decades.

From Bowie's 'Aladdin Sane' in the 70s, Jackson's 'Bad' in the 80s, thru the Britpop era of the 90s, the iPhone generation of the 00s and up to social media savvy 10s.

From the sharp increase in the number of students to the development of technology, fashion and music, we take a look at all aspects of student life.

With more to safeguard than ever before gadget hungry students are embracing technology tighter in their quest for enlightenment.

Take a meander through time here.