Postgrad LIVE London


Date and time

Wednesday 28 February 2024
12:00 - 15:00

Location

Northeastern University London, 58 St Katharine's Way
London
E1W 1LP

Postgrad LIVE London


Exhibitors


Considering a Masters or PhD? Postgrad LIVE London is your chance to find out what postgraduate opportunities are on offer at a number of top universities and how to secure your place on them. Discuss your options, get personalised funding advice and find out what Masters and PhD study is really like. Be sure to grab your seat for our packed talks programme including our postgraduate specific talks.

Best of all – it’s completely FREE to attend.

 

We're also giving away 5 x £100 bursaries to a handful of lucky attendees so don't miss out on your chance of winning! You'll simply be entered into the draw on your arrival at the fair.

 

What will you get?

  • A number of top universities ready to answer your Masters and PhD study questions instantly
  • Comprehensive expert-led specific talks on a range of postgraduate related topics
  • Find out if Masters or PhD study is right for you.

What to expect on the day

A Postgrad LIVE Study fair is made up of two parts: an exhibition hall where you can talk to universities and a talks programme which runs in parallel at the same venue. You can go between the two as much as you want, and attend as many of the talks as you wish.

We will also have an "Ask Us Anything" zone which will be a dedicated area for you to ask your burning questions around funding, applying, studying and more to our postgraduate experts!

Location and timings

Our Postgrad LIVE London study fair is on Wednesday 28 February and will be held at Devon House, Northeastern University London, 58 St Katharine’s Way, London, E1W 1LP. We are just off Tower Bridge, opposite the Tower of London. The nearest stations to Devon House are: Tower Hill / Tower Gateway Station, a 4 min walk asway. The What Three Words for our location is relax.fork.dash

The fair runs from 12-3pm and you can drop in at any point during this time.

Talks

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.

What's on?

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.

Why attend

Meet top universities from around the world - all under the same roof!

You can connect with universities from the UK and around the world. You will have the opportunity to chat to various universities and get answers to any questions you may have. Whatever stage you’re at, the Postgrad LIVE Study Fair can help you clarify your options.

Get the latest funding advice

From scholarships to charities, there are so many types of funding to choose from! You can ask each university about the different funding options they offer!

Get instant answers to your questions

Talk to universities and get face-to-face advice specific to your situation, including subjects, finance and applications.

The full schedule is available under the ‘Agenda’ tab above.

Get the latest in-person advice

Talk to universities and get face-to-face advice specific to your situation, including subjects, finance and applications.

FAQs

How can I register for the event?
You can register for the fair by clicking on the ‘register now’ button above. We’ll send you your ticket and all the information you’ll need on the day via email.
I’ve registered but I haven’t received a confirmation email?
If you have any issues with registering for the fair then please get in touch with the Marketing Team at Marketing@findauniversity.com.
How to find the venue?
The event will be held at Devon House, Northeastern University London, 58 St Katharine’s Way, London, E1W 1LP .
What is the closest underground station?
The nearest stations to Devon House are: Tower Hill / Tower Gateway Station, a 4 min walk asway.
What time does the fair open?

The fair will officially open at 12pm. That is when you’ll be able to walk around the exhibition hall and chat to universities. It will finish at 3pm.

Is there any charge?
Nope! Attending Postgrad LIVE is completely FREE. We only ask for a refundable £5 deposit if you want to secure your seat at one of the pre fair Masterclasses. You’ll get this back within five working days of the event.
Why is there a Masterclass on before the fair opens?
This is a pre-fair talk that takes place before the exhibition hall is open.
How do I book a Masterclass?

You can book your Masterclass place once you’ve registered for the fair. Spaces are limited, so secure your seat as soon as possible!

The Masterclass is free of charge, but due to popularity and limited space, we ask you to pay a £5 returnable deposit to guarantee your place. We will refund your £5 automatically within five working days of your attendance at the event, directly to the card you used to pay the deposit.

If you’re unable to attend the session, please email Marketing@FindAUniversity.com to request a cancellation and refund of your £5 deposit (we’re unable to refund prior to the event, so you’ll receive this within five working days of the Masterclass).

Why do I have to pay £5 for the Masterclass?
We ask for a £5 refundable deposit to secure your seat in the Masterclass due to the popularity of the event and the limited number of seats available. We will refund you five working days after your attendance at the event.
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“Great way to get an insight to further studies and expectations when applying for PhD and Masters studies.” - Nicole, Current Masters Student
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