find your perfect postgrad program
Search our Database of 30,000 Courses

Blog - 2019

Posted Dec. 30, 2019

Reasons to study your PG program at Oxbridge


Oxbridge has an amazing reputation in the UK and the world. It is extremely popular for applications for both undergraduate and postgraduate study, so competition for places is fierce.


Posted Dec. 16, 2019

My Year As A Postgraduate Student


Mark Chester was one of our Postgrad Solutions Study Bursary winners in 2018 – we have caught up with him to see how his postgraduate studies went.


Posted Dec. 9, 2019

How To Become A Civil Engineer


Our easy-to-follow infographic gives step-by-step instructions on how to become a Civil Engineer in the United Kingdom.


Posted Dec. 2, 2019

Top Universities in Ireland


Let’s take a look at how to choose from the top universities in Ireland for your postgraduate studies.


Posted Nov. 25, 2019

University Bursaries


University bursaries or grants are different from postgraduate scholarships as they tend to be based on the financial eligibility of the student rather than their academic qualifications.


Posted Nov. 18, 2019

Top 10 Statistics Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here is our roundup of 10 of the best Masters Degrees in Statistics available to study at universities in the UK and Europe.


Posted Nov. 11, 2019

A Happy Home = A Happy Student


A happy postgraduate student home will help you be a productive and efficient postgraduate student, not to mention improve your happiness.


Posted Nov. 4, 2019

Why The Number Of International Students In Ireland Is Increasing


There are many reasons why Ireland is appealing to international students with cosmopolitan cities and stunning countryside, but what else can this increasing popularity be attributed to?


Posted Oct. 27, 2019

PhD Funding In The UK


The UK is a popular place for students to undertake their PhD studies so let's take a look at some of the funding options available..


Posted Oct. 17, 2019

Top 10 Electrical Engineering Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here’s our selection of 10 of the best Electrical Engineering Masters Degree Courses in the UK and Europe.


Posted Oct. 9, 2019

Top 10 Nutrition Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here’s our selection of 10 of the best masters degree courses in Nutrition available to study in the UK and Europe.


Posted Oct. 2, 2019

UK Vs USA: Which Country Should You Choose For Your PG Studies?


The United Kingdom and the United States are both very popular choices for postgraduate students. But what are the differences between studying as a postgraduate in the UK and studying …


Posted Sept. 25, 2019

Top 10 Software Engineering Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here are 10 of the best Software Engineering Masters Courses available to study in the UK and Europe


Posted Sept. 18, 2019

Top 10 Sports Science Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here is our roundup of 10 of the best masters programs in Sports Science available to study in the UK and Europe


Posted Sept. 11, 2019

How Easy Is It To Get Accommodation As A Postgraduate Student In the UK?


You’ll be pleased to know that it’s not too difficult to find great PG student accommodation once you know where to look, what to do and what you need.


Posted Sept. 4, 2019

Benefits Of Studying A Masters In International Management


An International MBA can open doors for aspiring and established business leaders alike – here we outline the key benefits.


Posted Aug. 28, 2019

Top Tips To Getting Your Postgraduate Student Visa


If you're planning on travelling abroad for postgraduate study, then there is every possibility that you will need a visa. Here's our simple guide to getting your student visa with …


Posted Aug. 18, 2019

How To Create A Masters Shortlist


How do you go about creating a masters shortlist and what should you initially be considering about a masters course? Let’s take a look.


Posted Aug. 11, 2019

7 Reasons To Study A STEM Subject At Postgraduate Level


There are plenty of reasons that you should choose to study a STEM subject at postgraduate level – so let’s take a look at some of them.


Posted Aug. 3, 2019

Top 10 Veterinary Medicine Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


There are very few options for accelerated graduate entry to become a qualified Vet, if you already have an undergraduate degree and wish to become a vet then you will …


Posted July 27, 2019

Scholarships For International Students In USA


International postgraduate students in the US are uniquely placed as there are many postgraduate scholarships available to apply for from lots of different organisations.


Posted July 23, 2019

Quick Guide To Postgraduate Loans In The UK


Postgraduate study can be a costly business and many people have to take out a loan or two to cover their expenditure – in this blog we’ll take a look …


Posted July 17, 2019

Brexit Update For EU & International Students Wishing To Study In The UK


Try not to let it put you off your postgraduate studies in the UK as it seems that the situation since the Brexit vote over three years ago is thus …


Posted July 14, 2019

How To Ensure You Get The Best Postgrad Accommodation


Before you knuckle down to your PG studies there is one more big step to take, finding somewhere to live. Here's how ensure you get the best postgrad accommodation possible.


Posted July 6, 2019

Top 10 Astrophysics Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Taught masters courses in Astrophysics are often included in with general Physics programs or Cosmology or Astronomy so have a good check through the potential modules available on the course.


Posted June 25, 2019

More Ingenious Ways To Fund Your Masters


It’s been a while since we published our original ‘Ingenious Ways To Fund Your Masters' infographic so we thought it was about time for an update.


Posted June 18, 2019

Don’t Let Your Finances Put You Off PG Study


We all know that postgraduate study doesn’t come cheap, however it is a great investment in your future career, as well as your general wellbeing and happiness – so try …


Posted June 9, 2019

Best Universities In Australia


In this blog we’re going to take a look at the best universities in Australia for your postgraduate studies, starting by breaking them down into subject specialty.


Posted June 3, 2019

How To Become A Teacher


Our easy-to-follow infographic gives step-by-step instructions on how to become a teacher in the UK.


Posted May 30, 2019

Top 10 Things To Do When You’re A Postgrad Student In Cardiff


Once you've moved to Cardiff and settled into your postgraduate accommodation you'll be ready to find some super fun and budget friendly things to do in Cardiff.


Posted May 21, 2019

What Funding Is Available For Disabled Postgraduate Students In The UK?


Deciding to study a postgraduate program is a large financial undertaking and for students in the UK who have a disability, there are a few extra funding sources available.


Posted May 13, 2019

Top 10 Mental Health Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here’s our roundup of 10 of the best Mental Health Masters Degree Courses available to study at universities in the UK and Europe.


Posted May 7, 2019

5 Ways Postgraduate Students Can Save Money On Their Car Insurance


To help postgrad students save as much money on their car insurance as possible, here are a few tips.


Posted April 29, 2019

What Is The Difference Between Graduate And Postgraduate Programs?


Graduate and postgraduate seem to be fairly interchangeable terms, at least to many of us, when referring to courses taken after your first or undergraduate degree


Posted April 23, 2019

Top 10 Mathematics Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Studying STEM subjects at postgraduate level is becoming increasingly popular and here is our selection of 10 of the best Mathematics Masters Degree Courses in the UK and Europe.


Posted April 15, 2019

Update On Brexit Situation For Students Since The Current Extension


Britain was due to leave the EU on the 12th of April 2019 and now has agreed with the EU to extend this date to the 31st of October 2019.


Posted April 10, 2019

What Can You Do With A Postgrad Degree In Creative Writing?


Given the general unpredictability of the wider creative industry, it’s reasonable to wonder what exactly you could accomplish by taking a postgraduate creative writing course — so let’s take a …


Posted April 4, 2019

Things To Avoid In Your Postgrad Personal Statement


The personal statement is an important part of the application process and there's plenty of information that you know you should include, but what should you avoid?


Posted March 27, 2019

What Does A Deal Or No Deal Brexit Mean For Postgraduate Students?


There is currently plenty of confusion surrounding Brexit and as yet still no likely resolution around the corner. But what does this mean for postgraduate students?


Posted March 18, 2019

How Can Work Experience Help With Your PG Program?


Work experience is important and relevant work experience is even more vital when it comes to postgraduate student success.


Posted March 11, 2019

Why Study A Postgraduate Program In Australia?


As well as being home to many great universities, if the non-study aspects like a warm climate and friendly culture are also important for you, then Australia might be the …


Posted March 4, 2019

Top 10 Zoology Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here is our roundup of 10 of the best masters degree courses in Zoology in the UK and Europe


Posted Feb. 26, 2019

Make Your PG Home A Happy Home


Whatever accommodation option you choose, here are a few ways to make sure that your postgraduate home is a happy one.


Posted Feb. 19, 2019

Top 10 Microbiology Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


There are plenty of excellent Microbiology Masters Degree Courses available to study in the UK and Europe – here’s our top 10.


Posted Feb. 11, 2019

Reasons To Study Your PG Program In Croatia


Here are some of the reasons why you should choose Croatia for your postgraduate studies.


Posted Jan. 29, 2019

Top 10 Nanotechnology Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here’s our roundup of 10 of the best Nanotechnology Masters Degree courses that you can currently study in the UK and Europe.


Posted Jan. 21, 2019

Top 10 Artificial Intelligence Masters Degree Courses In The UK & Europe


Here is our roundup of the top 10 Masters in Artificial Intelligence Degree Courses in the UK and Europe.


Posted Jan. 15, 2019

Benefits Of Blended Learning For Postgraduate Students


There are now some very real and indeed very sensible alternatives to traditional university study, and these alternative options are perhaps even more important for those seeking to enter postgraduate …


Posted Jan. 8, 2019

Top Tips For Attending Postgraduate Open Days


Here are our top tips to help ensure you get the most out of your postgraduate open day.


Posted Jan. 2, 2019

Top Funding Tips For Postgrad Students In 2019


From postgraduate loans and self-funding, to applying for bursaries and scholarships, here are our top funding tips for postgraduate students in 2019.


2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022