Monthly Archives: April 2015

Moving on… (from your PhD)

This is last of three blogs I wrote for the Bristol Doctoral College’s ‘Year in the Life of a PhD’  series, which you can find here. I dotted the last ‘i’ and crossed the last ‘t’ on my PhD seven months ago; it … Continue reading

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Extending state loans to postgrad study: an insufficient solution to the conundrum?

There were announcements in March this year that the UK government would extend the student loans system to postgrad students, with up to £10,000 available for Master’s students and £25,000 for PhDers. This was largely welcomed as recognition for the … Continue reading

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