At Maynooth University, all undergraduate students have the opportunity to study abroad as part of their degree programme. And with almost 200 partner universities on five continents, students can benefit from an international outlook and a wealth of global connections. In a recent post, Kellyanne reported on her Erasmus experience in the city of Saint...
“You’re going to study English? It must be great to love a subject so much that you don’t need to eat.” Thus, the recurring refrain common to the majority of discussions on liberal arts education resurfaces. While it cannot be denied that today’s graduates are being hurled head-first from tutorials into a heavily skills-based economy,...
Expensive, time-consuming and irrelevant: three accusations which have been levelled at graduate programmes in an era of tuition fee increases across Europe, Australia and the US and high living costs worldwide. In what is, undoubtedly, a turbulent period for graduate study, the significant benefits of remaining in Higher Education have become muddied by myth and...
The juxtaposition of a recent surge of graduate employment in science and engineering with funding cuts and decreased support for disciplines such as the arts could leave students pondering why they would risk their futures by studying anything other than science or technology. Countless budding artists, historians and sociologists worldwide have fallen prey to the...
Queen Mary University of London’s School of Engineering and Materials Science (SEMS), ranked 11th in the UK and among the top 100 in the world for both Engineering and Materials Science, offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, coupled with leading international research in the areas of Modelling and Simulation in Engineering Systems, Bioengineering...
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