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Enhancing Your Wellbeing and Productivity

Ain’t no rest for the wicked. As Irish comedian, Dylan Moran, might quip: ‘I’m so tired/busy/burnt out, I can’t even spell my own face.’ Often there isn’t time or space for us to take that mental break. Why is it that we find ...

Masters

How to Choose the Best University For Your Studies

 - Choosing your studies or the university to obtain your Bachelor, Master or PhD degree is not as easy as you think and it takes longer than you expect in the first place. If you already have an idea o ...

Living Alone as a Postgraduate

You're about to move onto some postgraduate study.  Great.  Good for you.  The problem? All of your current friends and housemates are leaving university after they graduate.  What are you going to do? Find a new group of people to l ...

universities

Should Universities Encourage or Discourage?

By Emily Lanham  - Universities are educational institutes, offering courses intended to set you up for the rest of your life. They pride themselves on careers services and giving you the ...

Courses to Consider After You Graduate.

Entering into the world of work can seem like a daunting feat, with many employers asking for hands-on experience. Placements and internships are indeed a fantastic way to gain lots of experience in your chosen industry, however opting f ...

London met

Reasons to Study At London Metropolitan

 - Whether you are looking to change career direction, improve your job prospects or simply pursue a passion, London Met is an excellent choice for postgraduate study. We offer a diverse range of taught ...

Considering Postgraduate Funding

Although not a recent phenomenon, there is currently a governmental drive to get more people into teaching. But what does the government suggest for those who want to stay in teaching, should they simply further their studies with a P.G. ...

Society

10 Weirdest University Societies

By Qudrat Khan  - 1. Harry Potter and Gin Society - University of St. Andrews There is no better way to enjoy this epic f ...

Reasons to Study at Postgraduate Level

At a time when the world after university is as competitive as ever, more and more students are choosing to stay in university to complete their postgraduate studies. Rather than simply seeing it as a way of putting off the increasingly ...

Masters

10 Reasons To Do A Masters Degree

By Laura Leung-How  - 1. A rise in the number of firsts and 2:1s (awarded to 50% of all candidates) means postgraduate degree holders a ...

Full-fees bursaries offered for Harper Adams postgraduate courses

Three students undertaking Masters degrees at Harper Adams University next year will be able to have their full fees paid for them thanks to a new bursary scheme. ...

Internship

Higher education from the other side

By Jennifer Giles  - Why a summer internship in higher education can be the best decision you’ll ever make! I know what you’re thinking, you spend enough time at ...

Funding your Masters Course: study in 2015 or wait for 2016

Following the announcement - although details are still to be finalised - of the loan scheme for English and EU masters students due to start in 2016, this raises a questio ...

Why Mathematics in Real Life is Tougher than in a Textbook

By Ashish Mamgain Throughout my academic life I have been an ardent fan of Mathematics. It fits in well with my academic tastes and I have a natur ...

postgraduate loans

Postgraduate Loans for Struggling Homes

By Thomas Dowling Moths in your wallet where your crisp ATM dispensed notes used to be? Well perhaps that’s about to change with George Osborne’s new £10,000 loan proposal for prospective postgrads—rich in ambition but poo ...

What To Do With A Science Degree

So you survived the university social scene and really enjoyed your course. What next? ...

Start the New Year with a Masters

If you’re looking to start a Masters in the new year, you may be able to start sooner than you thought.  MastersCompare has over 130 courses starting in January and February 2015. A diverse range of s ...

Considering a Masters?

Considering a master’s and not sure if you can still apply for this year? If you have just had your results and are thinking about doing a master’s, there is still time, as there are plenty of courses across a number of UK Un ...

QS fair

Why the QS University Fair is Fantastic Opportunity for Graduates

By Victoria Taylor  - Recently, I was lucky enough to be able to attend the QS University Fair, which is essentially a way for the best universities acro ...

Ski Resort Jobs

WORKING ON THE SLOPES!

By Grace May Biddulph - A ski or snowboarding season abroad is an excellent opportunity to gain some valuable skills in a wide variety of areas, whilst working in a new environment with ne ...