Talk Postgrad: Facebook Focus

On our TalkPostgrad Facebook page, we are focussing on important aspects of postgraduate life, in conjunction with universities and students' unions - so you can see what life as a postgraduate student is really like at university and the things to look out for.

SUMMER 2017: Focus on POSTGRADUATE EMPLOYABILITY

EMPLOYABILITY ARTICLES:

We are delighted to bring you a range of articles on ways to enhance employability and transferable skills both generally and for specific careers:

Successful Careers beyond the Lab - A guide for science Masters and PhD students

Careers in policy and advocacy for doctoral graduates

Doing a Masters Placement: A Case Study

Developing a career in science journalism

Tips for finding work experience

Making the most of your work experience

Study Abroad and employability

EMPLOYABILITY PHOTO ALBUM:

View our Focus on Employability photo album for examples of how universities are helping postgraduates develop employability

PAST "Focus On...":

- Focus on Postgraduate Facilities: what you can expect - Take a look at our Facebook photo album and read our article on Masters and PhD facilities.

- Focus on Postgraduate Societies: What are they? - Take a look at our Facebook photo album and read our article on Postgraduate Societies.

- Focus on Settling in to Postgraduate Life - a guide to making a successful start to postgraduate study. Read our articles on what happens during Welcome Week , current students give their tips how to make a successful start to your Masters course, or PhD. Also, take a look some examples of the Welcome events offered for postgrad students on our Facebook page.