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Postgrad LIVE EDINBURGH

25 February 2020

12:00 - 15:00

McEwan Hall, Teviot Pl, University of Edinburgh, EH8 9AG

Why attend Postgrad LIVE EDINBURGH

  • Meet representatives from top UK and international institutions
  • Get funding & application advice
  • Attend talks

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McEwan Hall
Teviot Pl, University of Edinburgh,Edinburgh,EH8 9AG
Postgrad LIVE EDINBURGH at Teviot Pl, University of Edinburgh,

"In today's competitive jobs market, postgraduate study has made me more employable."

Postgraduates are around 12% likelier to be in a more senior professional role than first degree graduates.*

With representatives from top UK and overseas institutions and a comprehensive talks programme, Postgrad LIVE study fair in Edinburgh is a great opportunity to find the perfect Masters or PhD.

Join us at the University of Edinburgh 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.

*2016-17 Longitudinal DLHE Survey, conducted by HESA.

Talks programme*

Our talks programme is still being finalised for 2020, but you can look at our 2019 programme for a flavour of what to expect:

11.15

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.

11.15

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.

12.00 Fair opens
12.30

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.

13.00

Funding your postgraduate study

Learn what options are available to you when it comes to funding your Masters or PhD.

13.30

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.

14.00

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.

14.30

Postgraduate student meet & greet

Meet current postgraduate students and ask them questions about their experience of postgrad study.

*Programme subject to change

Why attend Postgrad LIVE EDINBURGH

  • Meet representatives from top UK and international institutions
  • Get funding & application advice
  • Attend talks

Get your free ticket now