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Getting in to Law

Getting in to Law

STUDYING law can be a pathway to an exciting number of careers. There are a couple of essential components to securing a career in law: education and experience. In the following article, we’ll walk you through...

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Here are three of the most inspirational female figures in architecture

Here are three of the most inspirational female figures in architecture

ARCHITECTURE has not exactly been a sterling performer in the past when it comes to promoting non-male leaders in the field.  So which women are leading the field today, who might serve as inspiration for the women...

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What students in the first year of their LLB can do to enhance their career prospects

What students in the first year of their LLB can do to enhance their career prospects

GETTING started straight away towards building your career in law could pay dividends when you come to graduate and perhaps find a law firm or barristers' chambers.  The legal industry is competitive...

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Becoming an architect: big questions answered

Becoming an architect: big questions answered

FANCY yourself as the next Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid or Renzo Piano? Or just love the idea of taking your passion for drawing and using it to help build a career which could mean you influence the very landscape we live...

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Thinking of taking an LLB and building a career in law?

Thinking of taking an LLB and building a career in law?

IF you're an international student and thinking about studying an LLB with a view to a corporate legal career, then you'll probably know that having the best possible picture of the field of top law firms where you...

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LLB: what it is, where to study, what you can do with it

LLB: what it is, where to study, what you can do with it

STUDYING an LLB at university could lead to many different career paths, not just into legal practice.  Below we answer all of the main questions about what an LLB in law is, where you can study it and what you can...

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Actuarial science: what it is, where to study, what you can do with it

Actuarial science: what it is, where to study, what you can do with it

STUDYING actuarial science could lead numerate international students to careers with the world's largest companies.  Below we answer all of the main questions about what actuarial science is, where you can study...

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Don't Want to be a Doc? 15 Other Jobs You Can Do with a Medicine Degree

Don't Want to be a Doc? 15 Other Jobs You Can Do with a Medicine Degree

DID your parents make you study medicine even though you can't stand the sight of blood? Are you half-way through your medical degree and wondering why you ever dreamed of being a doctor? Or maybe you've graduated...

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Guide to Becoming a Social Worker in the UK

Guide to Becoming a Social Worker in the UK

FAMILY social workers are one of the jobs on the Home Office’s shortage occupation list, which lists the professions that are the highest in demand in the UK. Employers for the occupations on this...

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6 Ways to Improve Your CV Before You Get to University

6 Ways to Improve Your CV Before You Get to University

AS COMPETITION for spots at university and jobs in the workplace increases, good grades are just not enough anymore. Like employers, university admissions officers like to see a candidate with experience on their CV. While...

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A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in Australia

A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in Australia

THERE have been some major changes to the Australian visa process, meaning staying as a postgraduate could be harder. However it isn’t all doom and gloom. We have put together a short guide explaining some of the options...

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Work Experience in England: Yes or No?

Work Experience in England: Yes or No?

FOR the past three weeks, the Student World Online office has been the host to two interns from Europe. Lisa-Marie Jauch is an Office Management Assistant from Germany, and when she was offered the opportunity to intern,...

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What Can You Do With a Biomedical Science Degree?

What Can You Do With a Biomedical Science Degree?

BIOMEDICAL Sciences is a very flexible degree, which leads to many career options. This is due to the broad spectrum of knowledge and sciences studied in the course of the three years, ranging from Human Anatomy and Physiology,...

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Becoming a Dentist: 3 Things you Should Know About Dentistry Degrees in the UK and USA

Becoming a Dentist: 3 Things you Should Know About Dentistry Degrees in the UK and USA

LET'S face it... most of us were scared of visits to the dentist when we were children, but this doesn't seem to have affected our choices later on in life. Studies show that an increasing number of international...

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Student Life Hacks: How to Kick-Start Your Career Between Classes

Student Life Hacks: How to Kick-Start Your Career Between Classes

LIKE many students, for me university was about learning exciting new things, doing my assignments and getting good grades at the end of it. It took a lot of hard work and dedication (as well as some very late nights, coffee...

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6 Unconventional Careers for Graduates (That Are Also Well Paid!)

6 Unconventional Careers for Graduates (That Are Also Well Paid!)

ALTHOUGH graduate career advisers might not always promote this idea, having a regular 9-to-5 is not everyone’s cup of tea. Some students realise, years after they’ve graduated, that the career they worked so...

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6 Ways to Network at Festivals - and Further Your Career

6 Ways to Network at Festivals - and Further Your Career

AS we head towards summer, calendars start to get fuller as festival season arrives. The vast amount of festivals on offer encompasses a range of creative industries, including music, film, theatre and writing. Whether it’s...

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How to Survive a New York Internship

How to Survive a New York Internship

SPENDING a summer in New York can undoubtedly be the experience of a lifetime, a one in a million opportunity - all the clichés aptly apply. The experience can be an eye-opening one and you will learn as much about...

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Life After University: Stuck in a Bad Job

Life After University: Stuck in a Bad Job

SO what if, after all that effort, all that switching direction, and all that self-esteem crushing rejection, you finally get a job offer? You optimistically accept, show up full of ideas, keen to work hard and eager to...

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A Guide to the UK Shortage Occupations List

A Guide to the UK Shortage Occupations List

GETTING your hands on a UK work visa can be a long and arduous process, but if you so happen to be trained in a field where British trained professionals are in short supply, you could be in luck. Your skills are in high...

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Thomson Reuters Internship Launched My Business Career

Thomson Reuters Internship Launched My Business Career

BUSINESS and finance graduates looking for paid experience with an international corporation might want to take a look at an internship with Thomson Reuters.  The New York-based multinational is a world-leading source...

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Working for the Big Three: Careers in Management Consulting

Working for the Big Three: Careers in Management Consulting

THE Big Three are the world's most prestigious management consulting firms. In the industry, they are also known as MBB, an acronym of the companies they comprise - McKinsey & Company, The Boston Consulting...

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5 Careers in Conflict Zones

5 Careers in Conflict Zones

WORKING in a conflict zone demands passion, determination and the ability to work alongside people with diverse cultures, religions and world views. Whether you’re distributing food in refugee camps, fixing a computer...

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Britain Needs YOU! The Top 10 Sectors With Graduate Job Vacancies

Britain Needs YOU! The Top 10 Sectors With Graduate Job Vacancies

EVEN after a recession many UK firms are struggling to fill graduate job vacancies in some fields, according to a new survey. A poll by the Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) found that almost nine out of 10 of its...

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A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in the UK

A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in the UK

THE UK remains one of the world's strongest economies and provides some of the best employment opportunties for graduates across the globe. Last year, 87% of all university graduates in the UK found employment within...

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Know the Difference Between Work Experience, Internships and Volunteering

Know the Difference Between Work Experience, Internships and Volunteering

STUDENTS the world over need professional experience to secure their first step on the career ladder. But since the economic crisis, a lot of companies and organisations have started using the terms internship, work...

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How to Get into the Oil and Gas Industry

How to Get into the Oil and Gas Industry

OIL and gas graduates are among the highest paid in the world in their first jobs - if not the highest. Petroleum engineering graduates in the United States have a starting salary close to six figures, while an oil...

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A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in the USA

A Quick Guide to Post-Study Work Visas in the USA

A RECORD high of almost 820,000 international students were studying in the US in the 2012/13 academic year - 40% more than a decade ago. Those who stay in the US after graduation find themselves in a competitive job market...

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5 Ways a Student Can Master Their Personal Brand Online

5 Ways a Student Can Master Their Personal Brand Online

  GRADUATES ready to make the leap into employment face tough competition, and it’s imperative to make an outstanding case for yourself with every job application that you turn in. One of the first things...

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Top 10 Careers in International Relations

Top 10 Careers in International Relations

THERE are numerous career paths available for graduates of international relations, international development and global diplomacy & politics. Generally, areas of employment fall into three sectors: Public (government),...

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