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 by Hannah Slack
, posted on 10 Sep '20

How to Develop your Research Ideas from Masters to PhD

A good topic can be the make or break of a PhD. Here are a few tips on how to find inspiration in your Masters research and develop your ideas for a potential PhD topic.

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 by Alice Clubbs Coldron
, posted on 17 Dec '19

How Rare (or Common) is it to Have a PhD?

Wondering how many people have a PhD? This blog gives you some stats and figures about the amount of doctorates around the world

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 by Alice Clubbs Coldron
, posted on 5 Nov '19

11 Famous People with a PhD

You might be surprised to find out that these celebrities have a PhD, and might be even more surprised at what their PhD is in!

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 by Alice Clubbs Coldron
, posted on 17 Oct '19

Nobel Prize Winners 2019

With the announcement of 2019's Nobel Prizes, we look at the Laureates and their postgraduate degrees

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 by Jamie Depledge
, posted on 18 Jun '18

PhD Inspiration - Professor Daniel Davis, University of Manchester

Considering a PhD, but wondering what you'll actually get out of it? We've sat down with some of the UK's top academics to hear their experiences and thoughts on postgraduate study. Daniel Davis is the Professor of Immunology at the University of Manchester and author of The Compatibility Gene (Penguin). Here he shares some advice for new students

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 by Jamie Depledge
, posted on 5 Jun '18

PhD Inspiration - Dr Jo Twist, CEO of UKIE

Considering a PhD, but wondering what you'll actually get out of it? We've sat down with some of the UK's top academics to hear their experiences and thoughts on postgraduate study. Dr Jo Twist OBE studied a PhD in Online Communities at Newcastle University and is now the CEO at The Association for UK Interactive Entertainment, a company that supports the UK's games and interactive entertainment industry. Here she shares some advice for new students.

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 by Jamie Depledge
, posted on 14 May '18

PhD Inspiration - Nawamin Pinpathomrat

Considering a PhD, but wondering what you'll actually get out of it? We've sat down with some of the UK's top academics to hear their experiences and thoughts on postgraduate study. Nawamin Pinpathomrat is currently doing a DPhil in Clinical Medicine at University of Oxford. He also reached the final round of the 2018 iteration of MasterChef UK. Here he shares some advice for new students.

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 by Jamie Depledge
, posted on 1 May '18

PhD Inspiration - Professor Brendan Simms

Considering a PhD, but wondering what you'll actually get out of it? We've sat down with some of the UK's top academics to hear their experiences and thoughts on postgraduate study. Brendan Simms is the Professor of the History of International Relations at the University of Cambridge. Here he shares some advice for new students.

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 by Jamie Depledge
, posted on 16 Apr '18

PhD Inspiration - Dr Francisco Diego Quintana

Dr Francisco Diego Quintana is a Senior Teaching Fellow at University College London. Here he shares some advice for new students.

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 by Jamie Depledge
, posted on 3 Apr '18

PhD Inspiration - Boo Virk, The Babraham Institute

Dr Boo Virk is currently studying for a PostDoc in Epigenetics at The Babraham Institute. Here she shares some advice for new students.

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