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Considering a PhD in the future? It's never too early to start thinking about your application. Here are some tips to get you started.Read post
You're ready to choose your PhD - congratulations! But where should you study it? Gaia Cantelli offers some tips.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
What's it like facing a PhD interview in Science and Technology? We're looking at key areas of PhD study from the perspective of different subject areas.Read post
A suitable academic CV can be an important prerequisite for a PhD place. Here's how to make yours as strong as possible.Read post
What can you actually do with a PhD? This post takes a look at various academic and non-academic career options for doctoral graduates.Read post
More than any other degree, a PhD requires the ability to work independently and keep yourself on track. How can you do that? This blog offers some tips.Read post
Worried about staying on track with your PhD? Gaia Cantelli knows how you feel. Here she offers 6 great tips for beating procrastination.Read post