One of the best things to do for upcoming new students is as simple as it sounds, Take a walk. Worcester and Worcestershire has some fantastic walks in the area whether these are Chapter Meadows, […]
Postgraduate studies bring a lot of opportunity. You’re able to take more control of your learning and set your own targets, while also specialising more in your subject. Postgraduate studies can also bring a lot of stress, especially given that you’re now expected to be more of an independent learner. Here are my top tips on finding a balance during your postgrad degree.
Conferences are one of the big changes that differentiates postgrad life from that of undergrad. As your research gets more tailored and specialised, going to conferences becomes an essential and fun activity. It is here that you get to really discuss your research and interact with peers and everyone is in the same boat. Conferences often have several talks so you can select which ones you go to, with rest breaks in between to network and enjoy a snack!
Postgraduate life can be fantastic but sometimes the going gets tough and a strategic plan is required to keep everything ticking along: 1) Master the inter-library loan system. The inter-library loan system is something of […]
There are many myths about postgraduate degrees and embarking on a postgraduate degree can seem like a daunting experience.
Here are some of the most common preconceptions versus the reality.