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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 ...

 

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, ...

 

Paul Whittington - PhD student finding innovative ways of using technology to benefit people with disabilities.

Bournemouth University

Paul is incredibly passionate, with a genuine desire to help others through his research, which focuses on improving the quality of life for those ...

 

Country Mayo Student Recognised For Outstanding Academic Performance

Robert Gordon University, School of Engineering

Michael Groarke (29), who has just graduated with an MSc in Drilling and Well Engineering, received the Bob Birse Award for Outstanding Academic ...

 

Business School Ranked 14th for Global Research Power

Newcastle University, Newcastle University Business School:

Newcastle University Business School is ranked 14th in the UK, out of 101, for research power. 97% of outputs have been internationally recognised ...

 

Teaching computers to code: a Q&A with Simon Coulton, Professor of Digital Games Technology at Falmouth University

Falmouth University, Postgraduate Study

Simon Colton is professor of digital games technology at Falmouth University and leads The ...

 

Martha Kingman (Vermont, United States), MA International Relations

Nottingham Trent University, School of Social Sciences

“I chose Nottingham Trent University (NTU) because it suited me academically and geographically, as well as being a university that would help me ...