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Joanna tells how she moved across the country and gave up her job to begin a PhD as a mature student.Read post
What happens at the start of a PhD? And how should you prepare? Holly shares five helpful and reassuring tips for new postgraduate researchers.Read post
Find out the best way to attend a PhD fair like FindAPhD LIVE! from a student's perspectiveRead post
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.Read post
The first semester of your PhD can really shake your confidence, particularly in a technical subject like Science. Here’s some advice on how to survive your initial months.Read post
Considering a part-time PhD and / or planning to work alongside your doctorate? You're going to need some impressive time-management skills. This blog explains how to develop them.Read post
Join us on a journey through the Twitterverse to discover the most exciting and useful places for a PhD student to go.Read post
Considering a multi-disciplinary PhD? Here is one experience of being lost and found in the jungle of cross-subject research.Read post