Postgraduate Article Archive

  • How to Make the Most of Your Masters Placement

    Most students are attracted to the integrated work placements now offered by many postgraduate courses, as they are a great chance to get professional experience and to get ahead of the pack when find...

    10th November 2016
  • 11 Ways Work Experience Helps Journalism Students

    When you hear the words 'work experience', chances are you have flashbacks to The Devil Wears Prada or sigh as you could be spending all day stacking shelves to fund your road trip. But placements ...

    24th February 2016
  • 8 Reasons to Study a Science MRes Course

    What to do after you finish your science bachelor’s? It can be quite a daunting prospect – the university life is coming to an end and the real world is beckoning, but you don’t feel like you’re done ...

    05th February 2016
  • Should Masters Applications Be Creative?

    When you apply for a Masters Degree in the humanities or arts field, you may well feel like your childhood years of watching Art Attack are about to pay off. As many postgraduate courses require a cre...

    27th January 2016
  • 5 Ways a Master’s Degree Could Make You More Employable

    Are you currently considering studying a master’s degree? Are you worried about cost versus the value of having an extra qualification? It’s generally agreed that higher educational levels correlat...

    06th January 2016
  • This is What it’s Like to Study a Marketing Management Postgrad

    We spoke to Marilyn Osgathorpe, a former postgrad on Plymouth University’s MSc in Marketing Management Strategy, to find out more about what this type of course has to offer... An MSc in Marketing ...

    09th December 2015
  • 10 Step Guide to Applying For a Masters Degree

    After three years of burning the midnight oil, late library sessions and discovering the joys of Google books, some of us just can’t wait to do the whole thing again for another year. And if you love ...

    09th December 2015
  • Where My Psychology PG Took Me

    Thinking about studying an online course? University of Cambridge and University of Liverpool graduate Bee Garrs tells her story and what it’s like to study a qualification online instead of on a camp...

    12th November 2015
  • 5 STEM Postgraduate Courses for Growing Industries

    Whether you’re considering studying towards a STEM postgraduate qualification in order to increase your existing knowledge in a specific area, gain insight into a particular industry or change the dir...

    10th November 2015
  • Where My Chemistry PG Took Me: Fashion

    Wondering how a postgraduate qualification can help your career? We speak to Caroline Woods, who went from being a graduate of Imperial College to setting up her own online sustainable fashion platfor...

    02nd November 2015