Burak’s Story | The A*STAR PhD programme for career success

Computer Science student Burak is taking the A*STAR route to achieve his PhD.

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Studying an online Master's in Law

In this blog, find out how you can study a postgraduate Law degree online from the comfort of your own home. Flexibility in learning creates more space to work your studies around your lifestyle and gains you access to leaders in the field through virtual interactive sessions... Can I do a Master's...

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Experiment takes flight with European Space Agency

Four Newcastle University PhD students represented the UK when they put their research to the test during a European Space Agency (ESA) programme. Koren, Tom, Kitty and Alex of Team SUGAR – Saccharomyces cerevisiae Uptake of Glucose Applying Real-time imaging – were selected to take part in the...

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Why it’s not too late to apply for a Postgraduate Masters course – A practical guide to applying

Not every student's journey to university is the same. Did you know that some universities will accept postgraduate applications (if there’s still places available) until just a few weeks before the course starts? Unlike the fixed undergraduate application timetable the postgraduate process is more...

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Finding postgraduate funding - top tips on searching and applying

Thinking of studying at postgraduate level this year? In our latest blog, we help you source the latest funding opportunities and cover our top tips for a winning application. Read on to find out more. Pursuing further study to achieve your career goals is exciting but navigating the funding and...

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What is the difference between an MSc and an MRes degree?

Coming to the end of your Bachelor’s degree and considering further study? When choosing a Master’s degree, the range of available postgraduate courses can be overwhelming. Read on to find out about taught and research Masters’ degrees, and in particular two of the most common Master’s...

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This is how to prepare for postgraduate study

Postgraduate study is such an exciting chapter in many people's lives. It's rewarding, challenging and it positions you at the forefront of research in your field. But how can you prepare for your postgraduate degree? In our blog, we've listed ways you can get a head start on your postgraduate...

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Helping make your career dreams come true

We’ve been awarded 5 QS Stars for Student Employability (2022), so we know how to prepare you for life after your degree. That means you’ll leave us as a highly desirable graduate, ready to take the next steps in your career. Read on to find out about the resources, services and advice you could...

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How to get the most out of a postgraduate Open Day

Open Days are a rare opportunity to get a real feel for university life, to speak to staff and students and map out your next chapter. But how can you make sure no stone goes unturned, and you get the most out of your day?

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