This introduction to postgraduate study is aimed at current King’s undergraduates, but open to other university students too. An afternoon of talks and drop-ins will help you decide if postgraduate study is right for you.
14.00 - 16.00
Drop-in: Postgraduate study at King’s
Drop by the Great Hall for a cup of tea and the chance to find out more about your options for postgraduate study at King’s. Grab a prospectus and other useful materials, chat to staff and current postgraduate students, plus the Graduate School will be on hand to answer any questions you have about funding and support for postgraduate students.
15.30 - 16.00
Talk: Postgraduate Study and Your Employability
This talk by King’s Careers Service is an impartial look at how postgraduate study can impact on your future career options.
16.15 - 16.45
Hear from a group of current postgraduate students about their experiences, and ask all your burning questions about funding, workload, and the postgraduate study experience.
17.00 - 17.45
Talk: The Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding
Luke Blaxill started his PhD at King’s College London unfunded, after being rejected over a dozen times from various research council and university scholarships. Over the next four years, he gained 45 separate charity awards totalling over £40,000. Author of The Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding, Luke will talk about how you can access funding from charities, foundations, and trusts to fund your Masters or PhD.