Blog posts by Chris Banyard
Here you can stay up to date with important postgraduate news, funding developments, international study advice and humour.
You can view a selection of our latest articles, or select from the list of topics below.
We've taken a light-hearted look at the true translation of the transferable skills you'll gain during a PhD.
About to start your PhD? Here are five handy pieces of advice to begin in the best way.
Research engagement is becoming increasingly important for PhD students to consider. Here's our guide on how to achieve impact, outreach and commercialisation in your PhD
Social media can be harnessed for creating an effective online CV, networking, communicating your research, and keeping up-to-date with research.
In a year that saw the UK’s new PhD loan scheme roll out, three UK universities ministers, and Brexit drama, we reflect on the most-read blogs of 2018.
You're not on your own when doing a doctorate degree. Here's everyone else involved in your PhD.
Completing a doctorate can be a huge challenge, and self-sabotaging behaviour really doesn't help - here's what to avoid on your PhD.
The transition to postgraduate Science can be full of contradictions, and sometimes mastering the transition means learning to do things wrong.
What's the best way to move on from a postgraduate degree rejection? Here are some steps for getting over it
A student story of how a UK Research Council Funded Studentship really works