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Choosing a Master's Degree: Where to Study

If you’re currently in the process of applying for a Master’s course, or you're strongly considering one, you probably have a firm idea in your mind of what you want to study. Yet deciding where to st...

01st October 2020
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Studying a PGDip: What to Expect

If you’re thinking about studying a Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) after you’ve completed your undergraduate qualification, then you’re probably wondering what to expect. Luckily, your PGDip shouldn’t b...

01st October 2020
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What to Expect From a PhD

Your PhD will be unlike many of your previous academic experiences. While you will be attached to a University, the majority of your learning will be self-funded. It is academically challenging, occas...

04th September 2020
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How to Fund a PhD

If you’re planning on studying for a PhD, you’ll have worked out that like every other postgraduate qualification, it costs money – and lots of it. Unless you’ve a winning lottery ticket, or extremely...

01st July 2020
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Careers Options for Postgraduate Creative Arts Students

Many students with qualifications in the creative arts study with the intention of becoming practitioners in their chosen field. However, competition for such roles is highly competitive and as such, ...

26th February 2020

5 Reasons to Study a PhD

A PhD is both financially draining and incredibly challenging. Lasting for 3 – 4 years (depending upon your subject matter) the percentage of students who start their qualification and either fail or ...

21st February 2020
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5 Reasons to do a Postgraduate Diploma

These days, many students wish to further their study after graduation. For those investigating this potential route, there are many different options available to you, depending on what you would lik...

31st October 2019
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MD vs PhD - Which should You study?

If you want to further your position on the career ladder within the medical profession, then a course of postgraduate study may be your best choice. However, there are two options available for those...

31st October 2019
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Career Options for Postgraduate Agriculture Students

One of the greatest things about the agricultural industry is that there are a number of career opportunities available within this industry depending upon your particular area of interest. If you’re ...

15th April 2014

Everything You Need To Know About Career Development Loans

If you are considering making an application for a course of postgraduate study, then there are many different funding options to take into consideration. While some students are fortunate enough to r...

07th January 2016

Postgraduate Careers in Engineering

Engineering is a varied course of study and lends itself to a wide range of specialist subject areas. Taking a postgraduate course may be an option you are considering, as your career path will very m...

19th August 2015

Studying a Postgraduate Course in the Humanities

With the study of humanities at postgraduate level becoming increasingly popular, so too does the demand for postgraduate funding. The term ‘humanities’ covers a wide range of subjects from history an...

19th August 2015

Studying a Postgraduate Course in Social Sciences

Thinking of doing a masters in social sciences but feeling unsure of your career options? Well there are plenty to choose from. We explain what the subject involves and where it can take you... ...

24th August 2015

The Cost of a PGDip

A Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) is a qualification that is similar to a Master’s degree, but commonly lasts for nine months as opposed to a year. Subsequently, a PGDip only requires students to complet...

15th July 2014
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PhD Study: Preparing To Teach Your First Seminar

As part of a PhD course, many universities will expect their students to teach first year undergraduate lectures as a means of demonstrating subject knowledge. Even if it isn’t a compulsory part of y...

03rd June 2013
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Staying motivated on a PhD

Your PhD will be tough and academically challenging but also rewarding. It might not be easy, but it is important that you try to keep yourself motivated throughout your research in order to submit wo...

03rd June 2013
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Different Teaching Qualifications

These days, teaching is a popular career choice among many graduates, particularly those with strong degrees. Not only does it have a tempting starting salary of £21,000 per year, but it is also a mor...

14th November 2013

Applying for a PGCE - Q and A

Applying for a PGCE can be tough. It is a popular course option for many young graduates, so it is important that you do everything that you can to make your application as strong as possible. We s...

12th December 2013
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