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Exhibitors for Postgrad LIVE! SHEFFIELD on Thursday 14 February 2019 are listed below:

Birmingham City University

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Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University is a vibrant, innovative and multi-award winning University.

With a modern campus in the heart of the vibrant and welcoming city of Glasgow, our university has an excellent learning environment.

We aim to contribute to society in a manner that goes beyond the traditional role of a university. GCU’s for the Common Good commitment is brought to life by students and staff across academic schools and departments.

We are an international centre of excellence in higher education, promoting employability and global citizenship in our graduates. We win awards for our support and commitment to the student experience, whilst delivering innovation through our world-class research in key areas of strength.

We have a tradition of widening access to higher education for talented individuals regardless of their backgrounds, and we leverage our intellectual and social capital for the benefit of the communities we serve in Scotland and internationally.

Leeds Beckett University

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Postgraduate Loans Clinic

If you’re thinking about doing a postgraduate degree, then the chances are you’re also considering the cost of postgraduate study – and the funding available. & offers prospective students comprehensive information covering all aspects of funding opportunities, from student loans to international scholarships and Erasmus grants.

Come along to our stand to discuss the funding opportunities available to you, as well as picking up a copy of our Postgraduate Loans Guide.

Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London is ranked in the top 25 universities in the UK and top 300 globally.

Through world-class research that expands minds and changes lives, the dedication of our scholars and the feel of the Royal Holloway experience, ours is a community that inspires individuals to succeed academically, socially and personally. As one of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities we are home to some of the world’s foremost authorities in the sciences, arts, business, economics and law. We are in the top 25% of universities for 4* and 3* research (REF 2014) and offer a wide range of postgraduate programmes across our 21 academic schools and departments.

Strengthened by our diversity, we welcome students and academics who travel from all over the world to study and work here.

Sheffield Hallam University

With more than 60,000 students, Sheffield combines a friendly, creative and independent city centre with plenty of suitable accommodation, easy access to some of the finest countryside in the UK as well as quick and easy transport links.

We have around 200 postgraduate courses to choose from, giving you the chance to delve deeper into a subject area, challenge accepted thinking and generate your own ideas.

SOAS University of London

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Staffordshire University

A Postgraduate qualification from Staffordshire University will connect you to a world of opportunity. As a Connected University, we work with local employers, local communities and partners oversees to deliver challenging and rewarding opportunities for our Postgraduate students.

Our focus on digital technologies is transforming our postgraduate provision. Now you can study on-campus, by distance learning or by blended learning – enabling connections anytime and anywhere.

We are in the top 10 for teaching quality (Sunday Times Good University Guide), have achieved silver in TEF and students and academics are working at the forefront of their field, with 78% of our research rated at ‘international standard’ or higher (REF).

Located in Stoke-on-Trent - one of the most affordable places to live in the UK (Zoopla, October 2016) and one of the top 5 best cities and towns in the UK to work (Glassdoor, 2017) - we have a vibrant edge of city campus with a fantastic postgraduate community. Learning in our first-rate facilities enables you to immerse yourself in your studies, giving you the ideal preparation for those prized industry openings.

Whether you want to enhance the skills you’ve gained in your undergraduate degree, or study something different, we have the postgraduate course for you.

Teesside University

Postgraduate provision is at the heart of Teesside University’s vision. Our postgraduate students form an integral part of our vibrant community. We offer a wide range of taught and research opportunities, all designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to take you to the next level.

We’ve invested over £270m in our campus over recent years and we’re investing an additional £300m over the next 10 years to further enhance the experience of all our students, staff and partners.

We offer some of the most affordable student accommodation in the UK, and the lowest cost in the North East. The cost of our University accommodation for 2017/18 started from just £58 a week (£251 a month) – that’s around half the cost of equivalent accommodation in London, ensuring you get more for your money and can focus on your studies.

The University of Law

The University of Law is the UK's longest-established specialist provider of legal education and training in the UK, with campuses in London, Birmingham, Bristol, Chester, Guildford, Manchester and Leeds, as well as collaborations with The University of Exeter, The University of Liverpool, and The University of Reading.

The University of Law’s market-leading Employability Service gives students access to work experience and pro bono opportunities and legal vacancies as soon as they accept their place. The result is excellent employability statistics: 97% of full-time and accelerated LPC students graduating in summer 2017 secured employment, a training contract, or further study within nine months of successfully completing their course.

In 2017, The University of Law was awarded a gold ranking in the Government-led Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) for delivering consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for our students, making us one of the highest quality providers of higher education in the UK.

The University of Manchester

The University of Manchester, first established in 1824, is now one of the most respected worldwide. We have embarked on a £1 billion ten-year plan to create a world-class campus for students and staff, and are well on the way to achieving our target of becoming one of the world’s top 25 universities. Our research output has placed us amongst the UK’s top research universities in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise, with the quality and breadth of activity placing us 5th in the UK for Research Power. The prestigious Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities currently places Manchester 6th in the UK, and 34th in the world.

We offer a wide range of subjects and currently have students enrolled from over 180 countries. Our extensive careers support will equip you for the working world and our graduates are frequently targeted by employers from all over the UK and beyond. More than 600 recruiters visit our campus and recruitment fairs each year. Hundreds more employers and alumni take part in our mentoring programmes, specialist careers information events and online activities. Our careers service advertises over 6,000 jobs annually, with an online database available exclusively to University of Manchester students and alumni.

The University of Sheffield

Ranked in the world top 100 and home to over 6000 postgraduate students, Sheffield has grown in reputation and size to become one of the UK’s leading research intensive universities.

With over 300 taught postgraduate programmes and range of innovative research opportunities, you'll be welcomed into a supportive community and become part of an inspiring, collaborative group of postgraduate students from across the disciplines.

We teach the very latest thinking: new and emerging fields of study, new technologies and new practices. With us you'll develop powerful insight, independence, creativity and technical skills. Learn from world-leading academics, in outstanding facilities and make your home in one of the best cities in Britain for student life.

University College London

One of the world’s leading universities, UCL is London’s top multidisciplinary research university with an international reputation for the quality of its research and teaching.

Defining characteristics of a UCL education:

An exceptional learning environment

  • UCL is rated tenth in the QS World University Rankings (2019)
  • Based in Bloomsbury, central London, UCL is surrounded by the greatest concentration of libraries, museums, archives and professional bodies in Europe

    A global leader in generating new knowledge

  • UCL is the top-rated university in the UK for research strength in the Research Excellence Framework 2014, by a measure of average research score multiplied by staff numbers submitted
  • 29 Nobel Prizes have been awarded to people who are, or were, students or academic at UCL.

    Advancing your career

  • UCL was awarded an Employer Reputation score of 99.2 out of 100 in the QS World University Rankings 2019.
  • University of Birmingham

    Birmingham boasts one of the most extensive postgraduate portfolios in the UK, offering more than 600 taught programmes and a range of research opportunities. We value the important contribution postgraduates make to the University and have over £25million in support and scholarships available to enable talented postgraduates to realise their potential with us.

    Postgraduate study can be daunting but with over 14,000 postgraduate students, which equates to almost 40% of our student population, Birmingham offers you the chance to be part of one of the UK’s largest postgraduate communities. On joining this vibrant community you will be among like-minded people and receive the stimulation, support and challenges you need to succeed. You will work alongside world-leading academics and benefit from outstanding training and development opportunities. A postgraduate degree from Birmingham is therefore much more than a continuation from your previous studies: it is a real investment in your future.

    University of Bristol

    The University of Bristol has a long history of attracting the brightest and most gifted individuals from across the world. Our students study amongst the best in their field, in a supportive and stimulating environment recognised globally for its academic excellence.

    The University of Bristol is among the UK’s finest research universities, occupying a spot in the top 5 for research quality and recognised as having a major impact on society and the economy (REF 2014). We are one of the top 50 universities in the world (QS World University Rankings 2018), and our historical and innovative central campus pins together some of Bristol’s most popular districts.

    Beautiful, cosmopolitan and vibrant, Bristol is the South West's leading city. Arts, sport, green spaces and community activities thrive within its boundaries, and it has won an array of accolades including ‘best UK city to live in’ (The Times, 2017).

    University of Lincoln

    The University of Lincoln was awarded Gold – the highest standard possible - in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). The award reflects our exciting teaching, great support for students and excellent employment outcomes. Lincoln is ranked 22nd in The Guardian University Guide 2019 and known for a pioneering approach to working with employers, recognised with a Lord Stafford Award and Times Higher Education Award. Students rated Lincoln in the top 10 in the UK for academic support, learning resources and learning community with several courses placed number one overall for their subject areas (NSS 2018). Among our recent graduates, 96% were in work or further study six months after finishing their course. More than half of our research is judged to be internationally excellent or world leading (Research Excellence Framework).

    Programmes available include: Business, Law, Architecture, Science, Engineering, Health and Social Sciences, Psychology, Media, Humanities, Performance, Art, Design, and Animal Sciences.

    University of Nottingham

    At the University of Nottingham, you will benefit from teaching of the highest quality – recognised by our students who are the heart of everything we do.

    We deliver world-leading research to solve today’s global challenges. Research that transforms lives, shapes the future and improves societies across the globe.

    We are International and Sports University of the Year, according to The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019, and were named as one of the top 100 universities worldwide by the QS World University Rankings 2019.

    The most recent Research Excellence Framework ranked us 8th in the UK for research power. Our cutting-edge facilities, leading academics and industry connections offer opportunities to develop your potential.

    For postgraduate study, the University of Nottingham is an exciting and fulfilling place to be.

    University of Salford

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    University of Southampton

    From helping people to hear and cracking cybercrime, to powering spacecraft and fighting cancer, our researchers are changing the world.

    Take your place at the cutting edge and join some of the most talented students and academics worldwide. With over 200 masters courses, over 90 research courses, and a variety of funding options, the University of Southampton will help you make your mark in your field.

    University of Strathclyde

    We are a multi award winning leading technological University based in the heart of Glasgow.

    The University of Strathclyde has a worldwide reputation for teaching and research excellence and is home to students from over 100 countries. We offer over 200 postgraduate programmes including MSc, PgDip and PgCert accreditations. We’re also in the UK’s top 20 universities for research intensity according to the Times Higher Education’s analysis of REF2014 and we offer a range of PhD, EngD and other postgraduate research options.

    University of Warwick

    Warwick is a world-leading university with the highest academic and research standards.

    Warwick's consistently present in the rankings of the UK’s and the world’s greatest universities. It also features within the top five institutions targeted nationally by the UK’s top 100 employers (The Graduate Market in 2018, High Fliers Research Ltd).

    The 2014 Research Excellence Framework placed it 7th among UK research universities, meaning you’ll learn alongside academics at the cusp of new thinking. In 2016/17 Warwick allocated over £36 million of scholarship funding to postgraduate students, helping outstanding individuals to deepen their knowledge, and reach the next level of their career.

    All of this means you’ll be welcomed to a safe, supportive environment where you can feel reassured that you can put yourself first.

    University of York

    York’s research-led teaching and outstanding programmes will help you develop the skills needed for success in a competitive global workplace. Join us and you’ll work with renowned academics at the forefront of their fields and become part of our vibrant community of creative and critical thinkers.

    York offers a range of postgraduate taught and research programmes with part-time, online distance learning options.

    York has an excellent reputation for its friendly and welcoming campus, strengthened by the collegiate system which encourages inclusivity and a valuable sense of community. It is one of only a few UK universities with a separate postgraduate association. The Graduate Students’ Association organise social activities and offer impartial academic and welfare support.

    York offers a range of awards from scholarships directly funded by the University to those funded by UK Research Councils and generous donations.

    University of York - Department of Biology

    The Department of Biology at the University of York is one of the UK’s most highly ranked biological sciences departments for research and teaching. We cover the spectrum of contemporary biological sciences from molecular aspects of cancer to field ecology. Our research efforts aim to tackle three major global challenges: health and disease, sustainable food and fuel, and environmental change.

    We offer 3 taught Masters programmes: MSc Industrial Biotechnology, MSc Molecular Medicine and MSc Biodiversity, Ecology and Ecosystems along with our PhD offerings. We’re ranked 1st in the UK for research impact outside of academia (Time’s Higher Education’s ranking of the Research Excellence Framework 2014) and have excellent facilities with easy access to the latest equipment and expert teaching.