Our Postgrad LIVE London study fair features specialist talks to provide you with the latest PhD & Masters information and advice to help you take the next steps.
11:15am - 12:00pm - Writing a research proposal that doesn’t suck - Whether you’re applying for an advertised project or proposing your own, the research proposal is a crucial part of your application. We’ll cover exactly what a proposal should and shouldn’t be, as well as giving you hints and tips from previous successful PhD students.
11:15am – 12:00pm - Covering the cost of your Masters - We’ll walk you through the process of what you need to budget for, what funding sources you can tap into (including student loans, scholarships and grants) and include real-life examples of how Masters students before you have achieved it without breaking the bank!
12:15pm - 12:45pm - Careers investment banking - Lead by a qualified chartered management accountant with over 15 years in financial training, this session will dive into different functions of investment banking such has how investment and commercial banking works as well as emerging trends in financial services. You'll learn about the different career opportunities available and tips to help you succeed in investment banking.
1:00pm – 1:45pm - So you think you want to do a Masters or PhD - We’ll take you through the undergraduate to Masters and PhD transition, debunk the confusing terminology and help you work out whether a postgraduate degree is for you and your career goals.
2:00pm – 2:45pm - Postgrad 101: Who? What? Where? When? How? Why? - It feels like there’s a lot to consider at PG level right? Well we’re here to help with our Postgrad 101 talk. We’ll be taking a look at timescales, entry dates, when and how to apply, and what funding is available for you tap into, so you’ll walk away with a checklist of what you need to do to make your postgraduate dream a reality.