University News & Student Stories: Medicine, Health and Biomedical Sciences


Mum and daughter duo said postgraduate study inspired them to reach out to others by starting their own business

Coventry University, Postgraduate Study at the 2015 University of the Year – Apply with confidence

An inseparable mother and daughter who graduated side–by-side after returning to education, said starting postgraduate study inspired them to start ...

 

Alexia Mitchell, MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration)

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

Alexia Mitchell is from Canada and is currently studying MSc Occupational Therapy (Pre-Registration). She was keen to study at QMU because it offered ...

 

University of Bath selected for Tier 4 visa pilot

University of Bath

We've been selected for a Home Office pilot scheme, giving one-year master's students the opportunity to benefit from a streamlined visa ...

 

Rosa Greasley, PhD student researching exercise interventions in men with end stage prostate cancer

Sheffield Hallam University, Postgraduate Study at Sheffield Hallam University

Rosa Greasley is a PhD student researching exercise interventions in men with end stage prostate cancer or metastatic castration-resistant prostate ...

 

World-class research has earned Nottingham Trent University a Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education

Nottingham Trent University, Postgraduate Opportunities

Research that shapes lives and society is central to Nottingham Trent University’s mission. The Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and ...

 

Victoria Gill, MSc Public Health (Public Health stream)

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Postgraduate Study at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

When talking with my contacts in public health before starting my courses I was overwhelmed at how many of them had attended

 

Raji Thannivila Rajan, MSc Medical Microbiology

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Postgraduate Study at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

I graduated with a degree in BSc Biomedical Sciences with Microbiology/Molecular Biology. I chose to study the

 

Clare Sawyer, MSc Demography & Health

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Postgraduate Study at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

I was close to finishing my undergraduate degree in geography and decided I wanted to work in a health based setting using my social science ...

 

Chintan Vora, MSc Control of Infectious Diseases

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Postgraduate Study at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

As an intercalating medical student, I wanted a year out that would focus on the specific interests I’d garnered in the years prior. ...

 

Sophie Van Neste, MSc Exercise Rehabilitation, 2015-2016

Bangor University, School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences

I come from Jersey in the Channel Islands so coming to Bangor, a smaller city, rather than a big city was definitely a good choice for me. ...

 

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 ...
 

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 ...