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Postgraduate Study Fair

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Manchester Central Convention Centre
Wednesday 19 November 2014 10:30am - 4pm

Now in its 21st year, the Postgraduate Study Fair is your chance to plan your future by meeting representatives of over 90 institutions offering courses and further training for September 2015. Hundreds of university postgraduate course places are on offer.

The fair is open to students and graduates from any University.

Institutions from throughout the UK and overseas will be represented, as well as a range of advisory bodies including FindAMasters.com, FindAPhD.com, PostGraduateStudentships, the US-UK Fulbright Commission, Study Options, The Australian Trade Commission and many more.

If you are an exhibitor or a recruiter interested in exhibiting at this fair please see the recruiters fair page.

Register to attend

Registrations are now open via the link on the left.

If you are unable to register in advance or forget your entrance ticket, you will be able to register on the day, but you may have to queue to do so.

Why attend?

As a graduate, further study is often the next step to develop your career prospects, or change career direction.

The fair offers:

  • Information on funding and postgraduate course vacancies - find out what courses you can do, and where.
  • Personal contact with course representatives from a range of institutions, all under one roof - your chance to find out if a particular course or university would suit.
  • The chance to register your interest in doing postgraduate study at a particular university.
  • Individual professional help from a team of experienced careers advisers, there to answer your questions.
  • Expert advice through a programme of short talks on topics such as postgraduate study overseas, teacher training, funding, what doing a Masters or PhD is really like.

Who is it for?

Anyone considering postgraduate study, such as:

  • Final-year students thinking about your options beyond your degree.
  • First or second year students thinking ahead to what you can do after your first degree.
  • Recent graduates looking to add to your skills and qualifications.
  • Experienced graduates exploring career development opportunities.
  • Current Masters students thinking about going on to PhD study.

Whatever stage you are at with your career thinking, a visit to the Postgraduate Study Fair will clarify your options and help you plan your next step.

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