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A day in the life of a PhD student

Coventry University, Postgraduate Study at the University of the Year – Apply with confidence

Jenny Mackay is a first year Forensic Psychology PhD student and successfully juggles a family life with study. ...

 

Developing Futures: Offering £100,000 in scholarship schemes to support UK, EU and International students.

Swansea University, School of Management

The School of Management at Swansea University recently announced the introduction of ‘Developing Futures Scholarships’ for both undergraduate ...

 

What is a PhD? Student explains differences between PhD and Masters

Coventry University, Postgraduate Study at the University of the Year – Apply with confidence

Romali Biswal is currently completing a PhD at the Manufacturing and Materials Engineering Research Centre at Coventry University. ...

 

The EU referendum – key factors at stake

Coventry University, Postgraduate Study at the University of the Year – Apply with confidence

Coventry University Professor Glauco De Vita looks at the key factors at stake as the UK approaches the EU referendum. ...

 

A day in the life of a part-time PhD student

Coventry University, Postgraduate Study at the University of the Year – Apply with confidence

Ian Pogson is a part-time PhD student working at Jaguar Landrover with a passion for motorcycles, Ian talks through his typical day in his own ...

 

Jay Ward - postgraduate study in Project Management.

University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire Business School

Postgraduate study at the University of Hertfordshire can open a world of ...

 

Victoria Hartley; masters in Forensic Psychology.

University of Central Lancashire

After completing her A-level in Psychology, Victoria knew she wanted to pursue a career in forensic psychology. ...

 

UCLan student wins first place in global Korean studies competition

University of Central Lancashire

PhD student impresses judges with research paper A University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) PhD student has won a global competition for ...

 

BOOK COMPETITION - Win a copy of "Studying at a Distance: A Guide for Students"

In conjunction with our Online and Distance Masters feature, MastersCompare are offering you the chance to win a distance learning study skills ...
 

Journalism postgraduate course - things to consider

Dr Alex Lockwood, Programme leader for MA Journalism at the University of Sunderland, gives her advice to students considering a studying ...
 

Paul Murphy tells us the reasons why he chose to study further at postgraduate level

Plymouth University, Postgraduate Opportunities at Plymouth

Paul Murphy - Postgraduate student currently studying

 

Postgraduate research: Is the end in sight for reading glasses?

University of Leeds, Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences

Postgraduate research student Devesh Mistry, in the School of Physics and Astronomy, is developing a new eye lens, ...

 

Amelia Gully, PhD in Electronic Engineering, Department of Electronics, University of York

University of York, Postgraduate Study at York

1) What was your main reason for studying at postgraduate level? After completing my undergraduate degree, I worked for a couple of years, ...

 

Couple travel 5,000 miles to study together

University of Portsmouth, Postgraduate study at Portsmouth - committed to transforming your future

When married couple Masuda Tonima and Anim Hossain decided to study an MSc in Electronic Engineering, they were happy to travel 5,000 miles for it ...

 

M. Amelia Eikli, MA Modern Literary Cultures

University of Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire School of Humanities

“I first came to University of Hertfordshire as an undergraduate exchange student in 2012. When I later wanted to continue with an MA in ...

 

Ashley Jones, MRes Global Political Economy and Transformations and Policy Analysis

University of Bath, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Graduate School

Ashley Jones studies MRes Global Political Economy and Transformations ...

 

QMU student appointed to Creative Scotland board

Queen Margaret University, Postgraduate Study at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

Sheila Murray, who studied MA Arts, Festival and Cultural Management at Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh, ...

 

Online Learning Student Graduates with Distinction

Robert Gordon University, Postgraduate Opportunities

Neil Mackenzie has mastered balancing his studies with a career in the oil and gas industry to achieve a Masters in Oil and Gas Law. ...

 

Kim Boes, PhD in Smart tourism destinations

Bournemouth University

Kim Boes is an ambitious researcher who has just started a PhD exploring the field of smart tourism destinations - a subject area that, as yet, ...

 

Clare Farrance, PhD in Tackling the invisible burden of physical inactivity in older people.

Bournemouth University

Clare Farrance is an incredibly motivated woman who wants to make a real difference with her research. She is currently in the second year of her ...