Postgraduate

  • Top tips for international students studying in the UK

    Author: Sabine Kamill, MSc Modern Building Design – If you are planning to come to the UK to pursue your master's, you might need some tips and tricks on how to get along here. As a European student myself, I...

  • The Future Business Challenge

    Author: Federico Presicci, MSc Innovation and Technology Management (ITM). ITM is delivered jointly between the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the School of Management. The Future Business Challenge is a week-long competition for MSc students organised by the School of...

  • Privately rented housing or student accommodation?

    My guide to help you find the perfect space during your studies Author: Sabine Kamill, MSc Modern Building Design – If you have decided to join the University of Bath or have already received an unconditional offer, then let me...

  • A royal visit: Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle came to our University

    Author: Sabine Kamill, MSc Modern Building Design - When I think about the British Royal Family, the first thing that pops into my mind is the Queen, Prince William and Duchess Catherine. I remember watching their wedding celebration on TV a...

  • How to be a positive man in 2018

    Gender inequality is a problem in many parts of our society including universities and the engineering sector. What are some simple, practical ways in which men can make a positive contribution? Before looking to the rosy future, it’s fair to...

  • Keeping watch

    Author: Fiona Gleed This blog has previously been published at SARAID-CRT As a student at the University of Bath, the river is a very visible feature - especially so for a mature postgraduate commuting in to research flood resilience. With...

  • Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose

    Author: Fiona Gleed This blog has previously been published in Public Engagement at Bath Five years ago, I did something crazy... A colleague in the Civil Engineering cluster at UWE had been approached by Dr. Helen Featherstone, then with the...

  • Why we're looking to the Global South to guide construction materials research

    It’s always nice to receive an invitation to a talk – but especially on those rare occasions when you are asked to be on the stage rather than in the audience! Following an article I wrote in Materials World magazine,...

  • Learning to love learning

    Author: Fiona Gleed I've learnt so much in Bath - and not always what, where or when I expected it. The lunchtime research seminars are great for that - who knew plankton and bricks had so much in common?! And...

  • An everyday tale of country folk - and everyday heroes

    Author: Fiona Gleed I grew up on the edge of a village where the nearest neighbours were the junior school, the Scout hut and a herd of Friesan cows. It was the kind of village where small happenings were big...