Postgraduate Week 2022

20-24 June

This in-depth series of online events explores everything you need to know about postgraduate study at Loughborough. It covers topics on who a master's degree and PhD is for, understanding how an advanced qualification can help you further your career and what we offer. Browse our schedule below and book the sessions you want to attend today.

Live events schedule

 

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How a master's at Loughborough University London can boost your career A welcome from our Dean, Professor Tony Edwards, and some of the support we provide to help you achieve your study and career goals. There will be a presentation of key aspects of the London campus offer, details of the Future Space programme and more on post study work opportunities. 11-12pm Book now
What's a master's or PhD, and the application process Explore the many routes into studying for a master's or PhD, how it differs from a bachelor's degree and what the application process is like at Loughborough University. 12-1pm Book now
What makes studying International Management so special? Hear from our London Institute Director, Professor Gerhard Schnyder.  Learn about some of the courses we offer and the career pathways they can lead to. There will also be a student panel discussion to share their unique experiences on our programmes. 12-1pm Book now
Institute of Sport Business: An overview Hear from staff from the Institute and learn about some of the courses we offer and the career pathways they can lead to. There will also be a student panel discussion to share their unique experiences on our Sport Business programmes. 12-1pm Book now
Postgraduate study in the School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering As well as hearing from a panel of our current postgraduate students, you will hear from Dr Scott Fernie, Director of Postgraduate Study in the School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering. 1-2pm Book now
How a master's or PhD can help your career? Whether you want to become specialised in your field, change your career path, continue on in academia, we'll explain how we help you improve your employability or why a postgraduate qualification may be the best way to achieve your goals. 2-3pm Book now
Social Science Research (Sport and Exercise Science): An overview Dr Daniel Rhind will provide an overview of the teaching and opportunities available to students on the MSc in Social Science Research (Sport and Exercise Science) at Loughborough University. 2-3pm Book now
Postgraduate opportunities in English Join academics from our School of Social Sciences and Humanities for an informal chat about what makes our English postgraduate taught programmes so special. Dr Barbara Cooke and Dr Sian Adiseshiah will be available to answer all of your questions about course content, how we build employability into our programmes, potential career pathways and much more. 2.30-3pm Book now
Postgraduate programmes in Computer Science Dr Lin Guan and Dr Georgina Cosma will provide an overview of our postgraduate opportunities in Computer Science with an opportunity for questions. 4-5pm Book now
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Collaborate Project Meet Ashley Gray and learn about how our Collaborate programme offers students experiences to connect with companies and organisations to solve real-world challenges they face. There will be an overview and a Q&A with alumni and companies we have worked with. They will discuss how these experiences have led to job roles. 11am-12pm Book now
What's it like to study at PG level? Student POV Current students from our Loughborough and London campuses will share their postgraduate study experiences and what you can expect. This is a great time to ask questions about continuing or returning to education. 12-1pm Book now
Institute for Diplomacy and International Governance: An overview Hear from our Institute Director, Professor Helen Drake. Learn about what makes the courses we offer so special and the career pathways they can lead to. There will also be a student panel discussion with current students sharing their unique experiences on our Institute for Diplomacy and International Governance programmes. 12-1pm Book now
Clinical Exercise Physiology: An overview Dr Dale Esliger will provide an overview of the teaching and opportunities available to students on the MSc in Clinical Exercise Physiology at Loughborough University. 12-1pm Book now
Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering student experience panel As well as hearing from a panel of our current postgraduate students, you will hear from Will Whittow, Professor of Radiofrequency Materials and Postgraduate Taught Admissions Director for the Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering. 1-2pm Book now
Teach maths! Our Mathematics PGCE explained Find out how you could become a teacher with our Mathematics PGCE. 1.30-2pm Book now
Master's and PhD fees and funding Advice and guidance on fees and funding options, including how and when to pay fees and how to apply for Loughborough University scholarships and who a UK Government Postgraduate Loan for master's or PhD is for. 2-3pm Book now
Postgraduate study in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences Professor Emma Haycraft will provide an overview of the opportunities and support available to Master’s students in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University. 2-3pm Book now
Your future as a graphics master: MA Graphic Design and Visualisation at Loughborough Join our academics for a detailed look at what the programme covers, and get your questions answered. 4-5pm Book now
Future Space – Build your Network with LinkedIN An employer and student panel discussing how this programme helps them solve real world challenges. 6-7pm Book now
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Postgraduate opportunities in Geography and Environment Join Dr Sarah Mills from our School of Social Sciences and Humanities for an informal chat about what makes our Geography and Environment postgraduate taught programmes so special. You will get the chance to have all of your course related questions answered and learn about our inspiring research informed teaching and exciting graduate destinations. 11-11.30am Book now
London - Digital Skills programme Adding experience to your CV can be difficult to do whilst you study.  Learn how our innovative digital skills programme can lead to job and careers beyond study. 11am-12pm Book now
Postgraduate study at our Loughborough University campus An insight into student life on our Loughborough campus through the eyes of our current students and panel members. Find out more about the great things you can do in and around campus including sports, facilities, arts programme and more. 12-1pm Book now
Digital Marketing Hear from staff from the Institute. Learn about what makes the course we offer so special and the career pathways it can lead to. There will also be a student panel discussion to share their unique experiences on our MSc Digital Marketing programme. 12-1pm Book now
Sport Biomechanics: An overview Dr Glen Blenkinsop will provide an overview of the teaching and opportunities available to students on the MSc in Sport Biomechanics at Loughborough University. 12-1pm Book now
Opening new career possibilities by studying Business and Management at postgraduate level If you're considering studying business and management at postgraduate level this is a great opportunity to hear from our students and admissions teams and ask any questions you may have -- especially if you haven't studied business and management before and want to know how it could open new career possibilities for you, building on your existing skills. 1-2pm Book now
Student panel: postgraduate study in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences Current Master’s students will give an insight into their time as a student in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University. Visitors will also be able to post their questions to our panel. 2-3pm Book now
Discover UXD at Loughborough Join our academics live to discuss the User Experience and Service Design MA and User Experience Design MSc programmes in more detail, plus get your questions answered. 4-4.45pm Book now
An overview of Ergonomics and Human Factors at Loughborough Join our academics live to discuss Ergonomics and Human Factors MSc in more detail, plus get your questions answered. 5-5.30pm Book now
Postgraduate programmes in Mathematical Sciences Dr Brian Winn and Dr Emiliano Renzi will provide an overview of our postgraduate programmes in Mathematics with an opportunity at the end to ask questions. 5-5.30pm Book now
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Discover Storytelling and Theatre programmes at Loughborough Join our academics live to discuss Storytelling MA and Theatre MA in more detail, plus get your questions answered. 10-10.30am Book now
Loughborough University London student experience panel An informal chat with our current students about living in London. They will discuss the cost of living, where to eat, shop and stuff to do locally in Hackney Wick & London. 11am-12pm Book now
Media and Creative Industries: An overview Hear from staff from the Institute. Learn about what makes the courses we offer so special and the career pathways it can lead to. There will also be a student panel discussion to share their unique experiences on our programmes. 12-1pm Book now
Sport Management, Politics and International Development: An overview Professor Richard Giulianotti will provide an overview of the teaching and opportunities available to students on the MSc in Sport Management, Politics and International Development at Loughborough University. 12-1pm Book now
Postgraduate opportunities in Communication and Media Join Dr Lise Jaillant from our School of Social Sciences and Humanities for an informal chat about what makes our suite of Communication and Media postgraduate taught programmes so special. You will get the chance to have all of your course related questions answered and learn about the exciting career pathways our programmes lead onto. 1-1.30pm Book now
MA International Security Join Dr Alex Christoyannopoulos from our School of Social Sciences and Humanities for an informal chat about what makes our MA in International Security so special. You will get the chance to have all of your course related questions answered and learn about the exciting careers our graduates have gone into. 2-2.30pm Book now
Physical Education PGCE: An overview An overview of the teaching and opportunities available to students on the Physical Education PGCE at Loughborough University. 2-3pm Book now
Postgraduate programmes in Chemistry Dr Amy Managh will provide an overview of our postgraduate programmes in Chemistry. There will be an opportunity to ask questions. 4-5pm Book now
Postgraduate programmes in Physics Dr Mark Greenaway will talk about our Physics masters programmes: MSc Advanced Physics and MSc Physics of Materials. There will be an opportunity to ask questions. 5-5.40pm Book now
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London Deans Award: 90% Scholarship A short overview of the Deans Award. A chance to get hints, tips and advice from previous winners. 11am-12pm Book now
Loughborough University London: local student experience Learn from a panel of students from east London boroughs discussing the experience on campus. Hear about our 100% scholarship programme – Inspiring Success and how it is enabling talent to flourish at our campus in east London. 12-1pm Book now
Postgraduate study in Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering As well as hearing from a panel of our current postgraduate students, you will hear from Dr Simon Hogg, Director of Postgraduate Study in the School of Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering. 12-1pm Book now
MScs in Social Science Research Join Dr Saul Albert from our School of Social Sciences and Humanities for an informal chat about our Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) accredited MSc Social Science Research programmes. Ask any questions you may have about course content, progression onto PhD study, and much more. 2-2.30pm Book now