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Postgraduate Research Open Evening

Date and time

14 Dec 2023

18:00-20:00

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We’re excited to be holding our virtual Postgraduate Research Open Evening on Thursday 14th December 2023. This event offers the perfect opportunity to explore what the University of Wolverhampton has to offer.

In the most recent Research Excellence Framework exercise, the University achieved its best ever results. In REF2021 the University of Wolverhampton has significantly grown its research and submitted 4 new subject areas and 75% more staff than in REF2014. The results show that more than half of our research is judged as internationally excellent (3*) and world-leading (4*).

As part of the event on the 14th December, we cover several different sessions such as the application process, student finance and a Q&A with current PhD students. Here is the programme for the evening:

6:00 – 6:05 Introduction and Housekeeping

6:05 – 6:20 Introduction to research at WLV

6:20 – 7:05 Overview of PhD Study

7:05 – 7:20 Hear from WLV PhD Students!

7:20 – 7:35 Funding Your Research

7:35 – 7:50 Ask away! PhD Q&A

7:50 – 8:00 Close and Signposting

Don’t delay and book your place now!

Whether you are looking to retrain, increase your employability, enrich your CPD or progress to the next step in your career, a postgraduate qualification with the University of Wolverhampton can open the door to many new opportunities. Find out all you need to know about Postgraduate study at one of our upcoming open events. At the University of Wolverhampton, we focus on developing our postgraduate students' leadership skills and knowledge to not only enhance their career prospects but give them the confidence needed to lead the pack in their area of postgraduate study. We recognise the need to be flexible and supportive, to put each student first and encourage their full potential. Download our prospectus now! We offer a range of postgraduate study options including full-time and part-time courses, conversion courses, 100% online courses and accredited CPD courses. Why study at the University of Wolverhampton: World-leading research (REF 2021) Commended by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) State of the art facilities including new Built Environment campus ‘Springfield’ Outstanding student support Flexible learning – part-time/full-time and 100% online courses Variety of industry and employer links University of Wolverhampton has been awarded four stars in the latest QS Stars international rating system Generous 20% Alumni discount At the University of Wolverhampton, we focus on developing our Postgraduate student’s leadership skills and knowledge to not only enhance their career prospects but give them the confidence needed to lead the pack in whichever area they study in. We recognise the need to be flexible and supportive, to put each student first enabling them to fulfil their potential. Download our student guide now! The University of Wolverhampton has been providing students with the opportunities presented by a first-class education for over 180 years. The University prides itself on being career-focused, with extensive business links across a wide range of industries. Located in the heart of England, Wolverhampton is within easy reach of the rest of the UK, less than 20 minutes to Birmingham with London, Manchester and Liverpool in easy reach on the train and bus. Take a virtual tour now!

Postgraduate Research Open Evening

14 December 2023
18:00 - 20:00