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Starting a postgraduate degree can seem daunting, especially after the stress of undergraduate study. However, a Master’s degree can make a difference in your job hunt post-university, with less commitment than a PhD. Your Master’s course can also be loads of fun if you make the most of it! After completing a one-year Master of… View Article
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After sixteen years of employment, I saw an opportunity to pursue higher education to a PhD level overseas, which I had been dreaming of since I was an undergraduate student. However, to leave my family and my comfort zone, which I was familiar with, was not easy. An uncertain future often restricts people from trying,… View Article
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Whether I like it or not, doing a PhD is the most challenging period of my life. All PhD students know that well; we are leading a totally different life from anyone else. What does this life look like though? Tubes vs Patients When people hear that I am working on actual clinical trials in… View Article
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People sometimes find it difficult to understand how different a researcher’s life is from the general population. They stare when I talk about how much my life has changed since I started my PhD. The confusion gets even worse when I mention my field of research – Clinical Pharmacology. Were you ever curious to explore… View Article
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