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PRES Survey – Can you help us reach 50%?

Thursday, May 9, 2013

So far, we’ve had a 48.9% response rate to the PRES survey. We only need 21 more responses to reach our goal of 50%. Please help us reach this important goal. Eligible students will have received an email which includes an online link to the survey. Look for your email from Student Surveys and respond [...]

Cardiff Postgrad Wins Scientific Award

Friday, March 22, 2013

A Cardiff postgraduate student has been awarded first prize for the best scientific presentation at a national MRI conference. Jess Steventon, a PhD student in the Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC) fought off stiff competition at the annual postgraduate conference of the British Chapter of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine [...]

PhD Comics Event – Only one week left for priority booking!

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

We are pleased to say our PhD Comics event is booking up phenomenally fast, with over 370 bookings already! From Monday 25 March, we will be accepting bookings from other Universities for the final few tickets. To avoid disappointment, be sure to book yours this week! PhD Comics: ‘The Power of Procrastination’ – A Talk [...]

Community Engagement Team – Small Grants Scheme

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Are you looking for project funding? The Community Engagement Team is pleased to offer a small grants scheme to help support public engagement projects. Awards of up to £500 are available to either develop or run a new engagement project or to bring a public engagement element to an existing project. The scheme is open [...]

EXCITING NEW EVENT! PhD Comics: A Talk by Jorge Cham

Monday, March 11, 2013

PhD Comics: ‘The Power of Procrastination’ – A Talk by Jorge Cham Wednesday 17 April, 4:30pm Julian Hodge Building Join Jorge Cham, the man behind the hugely popular PhD Comics, for a fun and informal talk about his experiences in bringing humour into the lives of stressed out PhDs! The talk will also examine the [...]

University Graduate College Newsletter – March to May 2013

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

The University Graduate College is pleased to share with you the latest issue of the University Graduate College Newsletter, which provides an overview of our recent work. Click the links below to view in PDF format. We hope you enjoy this new issue.  If you have any feedback, comments or suggestions, please contact our Communications [...]

PRES: Have Your Say!

Monday, March 4, 2013

Postgraduate Research Experience Survey (PRES) 2013 launches this week! PRES is a unique service provided by the Higher Education Academy to all higher education providers. The survey collects feedback from current postgraduate research students in a systematic and user-friendly way. Results are anonymous, allowing comparison against the sector and within benchmarking clubs, while ensuring that they [...]

Cardiff PhD Student Gets His Own TV Show!

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

A Cardiff University doctoral student is to launch his own global wildlife adventure series on Animal Planet. Niall McCann, a researcher within the School of Biosciences, will seek out fantastic animals in far corners of the earth in his new programme, Biggest and Baddest, airing 9pm on Monday, 18 February. The series, which has already [...]

iSolve Winter 2012 – The Winners!

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

A huge congratulations to the winners of this year’s iSolve Winter competition: Imitation Game (IMGAME/Masquerade) ·        Jan-Philip Meyer, PhD Pharmacy ·        Samuel Woodford, MPhil Architecture ·        Charlotte Seymour, MA Journalism ·        Yongru Wang, MSc Business ·        Satyam Gupta, MSc Computer Science ·        Mengran Zhang, MSc Business ·        Fang-Ming (Zhu) Zhu, MEng Engineering The winning team [...]

University Graduate College Newsletter – December 2012 to February 2013

Thursday, December 6, 2012

The University Graduate College is pleased to share with you the latest issue of the University Graduate College Newsletter, which provides an overview of our recent work. Click the links below to view in PDF format. We hope you enjoy this new issue.  If you have any feedback, comments or suggestions, please contact our Communications [...]