Postgraduate Studies

Studying a postgraduate degree is a great way to elevate your career prospects and enhance your academic knowledge and life. There is a big difference between postgrad studies and undergrad studies, and there is also a big difference between being a postgraduate student and an undergraduate student.

Find out more by clicking on the links below.

Apply for a Postgrad Solutions Study Bursary

What Is A Postgraduate Degree? A Definition

A postgraduate degree encompasses a range of qualifications that require an undergraduate degree to be considered for entry, these include courses at Postgraduate Diploma level all the way to a PhD.

Find out more…

What Is A Postgraduate Student? A Definition

In simple terms, a postgraduate student is anyone who is studying a course that requires an undergraduate degree as part of the entry requirements, including a masters degree and a PhD.

Find out more…

What Is A Mature Student? A Definition

When it comes to postgraduate study it is quite difficult to define what a mature student actually is. This article gives some guidelines as to who would be considered a mature postgrad student.

Find out more…

What Is A PhD Student? A Definition

So you've complete your bachelors, sailed through your masters, and now you're ready to tackle a doctorate. But what exactly is a PhD student?

Find out more…

What Is A PGCE Student? A Definition

Fancy becoming a teacher but not sure what being a PGCE student really means? Read our lowdown to find out everything you need to know about being a PGCE student.

Find out more…

What Is An MPhil Student? A Definition

Are you confused by what being an MPhil student actually means. Our article is here to fill in the blanks and explain what an MPhil student is.

Find out more…

Key Differences Between Postgraduate & Undergraduate Studies

The key difference between undergraduate and postgraduate studies is the increased focus and specialisation that a postgraduate course will have on a subject, elevating the postgraduate student to becoming an expert in that field.

Find out more…

Apply for a Postgrad Solutions Study Bursary

Register with Postgrad.com

  • Exclusive bursaries
  • Open day alerts
  • Latest PG news
Register Now!