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You're ready to choose your PhD - congratulations! But where should you study it? Gaia Cantelli offers some tips.Read post
Interested in doing a multi-disciplinary PhD but unsure what this entails? Kirsty shares her experiences and addresses the pros and cons of researching in two different fields - at once!.Read post
Dr Francisco Diego Quintana is a Senior Teaching Fellow at University College London. Here he shares some advice for new students.Read post
What's it really like to combine a postgraduate research project with a demanding professional role? One PhD graduate shares his success story.Read post
Wondering what the initial period of a PhD will involve? In this post, Kirsty gives an insight into her first month as a PhD student, including some tips on how to survive.Read post
Dr Boo Virk is currently studying for a PostDoc in Epigenetics at The Babraham Institute. Here she shares some advice for new students.Read post
A new doctoral degree could eventually be developed as part of an effort to distinguish and differentiate the UK higher education brand.Read post
Don't be tempted to overlook references whilst you work on 'more important' parts of a PhD application. Follow these simple tips to identify a referee who can back up (and complement) your proposal and personal statement.Read post
Sir David Spiegelhalter is the Professor for the Public Understanding of Risk at the University of Cambridge. Here he shares some advice for new students.Read post
Brexit is less than a year away, but what will it mean for students? Our updated FAQ answers the key questions and offers some reassurance for prospective Masters and PhD applicants.Read post