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28 January 2020
12:00 - 15:00
Aston Webb Building, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, B15 2TT
With representatives from top UK and overseas institutions and a comprehensive talks programme, Postgrad LIVE Birmingham is a great opportunity to find the perfect Masters or PhD.
Join us at the University of Birmingham to find out everything you need to know about Masters & PhD study, get the latest funding information, and receive top tips about the application process. Postgrad LIVE runs from 12pm - 3pm, and you can drop in at any time during the event to speak to university representatives or attend a talk of interest to you.
Plus, if you're one of the first 200 people into our Postgrad LIVE fair you will get your hands on one of our EXCLUSIVE reusable water bottles.
Our talks programme is still being finalised for 2020, but you can look at our 2019 programme for a flavour of what to expect:
PhD research proposal writing masterclass
Dr Alex Conner, University of Birmingham
Increase your confidence in, and understanding of, the PhD application process and help your PhD application stand out above the rest. Booking is required to attend this talk.
Covering the cost of your Masters degree
Mark Bennett, FindAUniversity
This talk will cover information on all of the UK postgraduate loans systems, Erasmus+ loans, international funding and other financial support available. Booking is required to attend this talk.
The value of postgraduate study from an employer's perspective
Hear from real employers on how postgraduate study can make you stand out from the crowd when it comes to applying for jobs.
Funding your postgraduate study
Learn what options are available to you when it comes to funding your Masters or PhD.
Why go abroad? The benefits of international study
Panel Q&A discussion
Find out what opportunities are available and why studying abroad could be the best choice for you.
An introduction to teacher training
Want to know what is involved in the process of teacher training and what you'll need to prepare? This talk will help you feel more confident in training to become a teacher.
Postgraduate student meet & greet
Meet current postgraduate students and ask them questions about their experience of postgrad study.
*Programme subject to change
The sessions are free to attend, but due to their popularity we ask for a £5 deposit to guarantee your place. This will be automatically refunded to your account within 5 working days when you attend the event. If you can’t make it, that’s no problem, just let us know and we’ll still be happy to refund* your £5. You’ll be given the option to book the pre-fair sessions when you book your free ticket for the event (if there’s any space left)!
*It may take up to 5 working days for your bank to process the refund
When you register for any Postgrad LIVE events, you’ll get a confirmation email which includes a unique ‘Bring-A-Friend’ link. Simply forward this link and if your friends use it to register and then attend the event with you, you’ll receive a £5 Starbucks voucher by email within three working days. Up to four people can register using your link, and yes, if they all attend the event, you’ll get a £20 Starbucks gift card!