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Welcome to the FindAMasters blog

Here you can stay up to date with important postgraduate news, funding developments, international study advice and humour.

You can view a selection of our latest articles, or select from the list of topics below.



 by Allison Goodings
, posted on 24 Apr '17

Postgraduate Study in Canada - A World of Possibilities

Canada is one of the world's most popular destinations for international postgraduates? But why? Allison Goodings is an expert on Canadian higher education. Here she explains her country's appeal and provides advice for interested students.

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 by Mark Bennett
, posted on 21 Apr '17

Brexit: EU Fee and Funding Guarantees Extended to 2018 Courses

The UK has confirmed that EU students will be eligible for current fee and funding support in 2018. We've explained what this means for your Masters or PhD.

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 by Mark Bennett
, posted on 20 Apr '17

Postgraduates - What Could the 2017 General Election Mean for You and Your Course?

The UK will be holding a general election on 8 June 2017. What could the possible impact be for student fees, loans and international visas? We've looked at key issues for postgraduates

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 19 Apr '17

Looking Beyond the Bar – Finding Better Part-time Jobs as a Postgraduate

When searching for part-time jobs as a postgraduate, you shouldn't just rely on the kinds of work you may have done before. After all, you're a 'graduate' now. Our blog covers some of the opportunities you might aim for.

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 by Lydia Chantler-Hicks
, posted on 12 Apr '17

Getting Practical as a Postgraduate – Exploring a Professional Course

Interested in more vocational postgraduate training? Lydia Chantler-Hicks describes her experience of moving from an academic to a professional subject - and offers some advice to students considering the same path.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 6 Apr '17

5 Scenic Cities for Masters Study Abroad

A good-looking university city isn't the most important factor when selecting a study destination. . . but it is a bonus! We're picked 5 attractive cities with excellent postgraduate universities.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 5 Apr '17

Language Skills for Postgraduate Study - Getting More From Your Degree

Speaking (or learning) an additional language is great for study abroad, but these skills have much more to offer. We've taken a look at some of the other ways a second language can help you get more from a Masters or PhD.

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 by FindAUniversity Reporter
, posted on 1 Apr '17

Trump University to Establish London Campus

Plans have emerged for a revamp of the US President's controversial higher education venture in the British capital.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 30 Mar '17

Europe’s Top Postgraduate Destinations – In Your Subject

Choosing where to study can sometimes be a little tricky. Postgraduate rankings can be helpful, however. In this blog, we're taking a look at Europe's highest ranking universities by subject.

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 by Mark Bennett
, posted on 29 Mar '17

Article 50, Brexit & EU Postgraduates - an Updated FAQ for 2017

What will Brexit mean for EU postgraduates? Our updated FAQ answers the key questions and offers some reassurance for postgraduates in 2017.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 24 Mar '17

The Best Universities for Postgraduate Student Experiences?

Thanks to a new student experience survey published by Times Higher Education, you may be able to get some idea of what it's like to actually study at some of the UK's leading universities. We explore how.

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 by Mark Bennett
, posted on 22 Mar '17

Mastering Postgraduate Fears - Overcoming 5 Common Concerns

Should you be worried about the step up to Masters study? We've looked at the difference between postgraduate preparation and postgraduate paranoia.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 15 Mar '17

Avoiding 'Fake Degrees' - Finding Authentic Postgraduate Courses in the UK

Searching for a postgraduate course in the UK can sometimes feel a little complicated, especially if you're an international student. We've provided some tips on finding genuine course providers.

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 by Mark Bennett
, posted on 8 Mar '17

Postgraduate Fees - Has Brexit Made it Cheaper to Study in the UK?

'Brexit' may have raised questions about the future of international study, but, in the meantime, a cheaper pound sterling may actually have made UK tuition fees more affordable for some students. We've taken a look.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 1 Mar '17

Funding a Masters Abroad in 2017

Searching for funding to study abroad can be a little stressful. We've put together a checklist to make things a little easier for you.

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 by Mark Bennett
, posted on 22 Feb '17

Masters Funding - a Checklist for 2017

With a wide range of Masters funding available, where do you start looking? We've put together a checklist for students in 2017.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 15 Feb '17

Masters Loans – Are They Really That Different to Undergraduate Loans?

Postgraduate loans are a real game changer for Masters students, but how do they compare to existing student loans for undergraduate degrees? We've highlighted some of the key differences and similarities for you.

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 by Mark Bennett
, posted on 9 Feb '17

Saving Money as a Postgraduate

How can you make your postgraduate funding go further? We've picked five simple ways to save money during a Masters or PhD.

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, posted on 8 Feb '17

WASTE NOT WANT NOT - National Student Money Week 2017 6th-10th February

National Student Money Week is for postgraduates too. We've asked Ani Bailey from the National Association of Student Money Advisers to introduce this year's campaign.

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 by Chantelle Francis
, posted on 1 Feb '17

5 Things You’ll Realise During a Masters

Postgraduate study is a learning process - no pun intended - but it's not just your academic awareness that will increase during your Masters. We've looked at some of the other things you could learn along the way.

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