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Here you can stay up to date with important postgraduate news, funding developments, international study advice and humour.
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Each year of a PhD brings a set of new experiences and challenges. So if you're looking to start a doctorate soon, here's a little sneak peak at what you're in for.
Our free online PhD study events are the perfect way to learn more about doctoral study or prepare for your application. Here's why.
Writing your research proposal can be a mysterious process filled with many unknowns. Here is some advice on how to do it in seven steps.
We've put together a shortlist of some of the most important international PhD funding options for 2022, complete with all the deadlines you need to be aware of.
Found a PhD? Here's how to plan an effective application and put together the materials you'll need for success.
Each of these countries have their own compelling reasons to study an English-language PhD there, offering non-existent fees, unique research opportunities and historic universities.
Applying for a PhD is a bit more complex than applying for a Bachelors or Masters. Here are some pitfalls to avoid.
It's Christmas for PhD students too. But how do you switch off and enjoy the holidays with your research dwelling in the back of your mind? Sofia shares some simple festive tips.
A student story of how a UK Research Council Funded Studentship really works
As 2021 draws to a close, we thought we'd take a look back at our most-read blogs of the year!