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Welcome to our PhDiary! To kick this series off, Hannah reminisces about her first week as a History PhD student. From the fiery flames of stress to the warm moments of success, hopefully her story can offer some insight and solace.Read post
Starting a PhD can be pretty scary. If you're wondering how your first couple of weeks might go then check out this blog where Hannah recounts her personal experience.Read post
From the ridiculous to the fantastic - here are a few of the things you can expect from postgraduate research.Read post
Shopping around for a supervisor? Let us help you make the right choice. What kind of mentors can you expect to find?Read post
Our new FindAPhD Potential Research Originality Justification, Evaluation and Calculation Thingy (PROJECT) is the first tool for comprehensively checking the originality of a doctoral research topic before a student proposes it or a university advertises itRead post
Europe has plenty to offer when it comes to PhD study - and some of it may surprise you.Read post
What's the best way to move on from a postgraduate degree rejection? Here are some steps for getting over itRead post
Managing your spending as a postgraduate student can be a challenge but not an impossible one. Find out how to be a budgeting hero with our advice!Read post