DURRELL Conservation Academy’s post-graduate diploma in Endangered Species Recovery is a 6-month intensive course based in Mauritius. Offering a mixture of practical and classroom-based study, the PgDip is designed...Read More
HERE at Student World Online, we love to hear stories from international students about their chosen studies. Carola is studying Biomedical Sciences in London, and told us why she loves her course and university. Queen...Read More
After following the call of conservation, Jennifer was on her way to Mauritius for six-months. But what was island life going to be like? And, the more urgent question, how much tea did she need to pack? PACKING...Read More
WITH an endless supply of study abroad options, it is always interesting to see why people choose their courses. For her post-graduate diploma, Jennifer Parker studied Endangered Species Recovery in Mauritius with the Durell...Read More
IN a recent interview, broadcasting legend and everyone’s top choice for fantasy dinner guest, Sir David Attenborough just made an observation that makes us feel hopeful for our future and that of our planet. Today’s...Read More
AS Bob Dylan once sang, "the times they are a-changing" and technology is changing faster than ever before. It was recently discovered that robots can be as smart as the academics that programme them: “simulated...Read More
EVERYTHING Begins with an Idea... Earl Nightingale Students have brilliant, innovative ideas more often than we might think. They come up with concepts which, if put into practice, could harness impressive societal,...Read More
"We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give." ~ Winston Churchill MANY people see volunteering as a necessary, but perhaps boring, way to gain early experience and develop...Read More
WHEN you’ve finally taken the leap of faith and decided you want to attend university, the decisions don’t stop there I’m afraid, they just keep on coming – there’s now plenty more you can do...Read More
WITH so many students heading for university and grabbing those top class degrees, it can be a challenge to get the job at the end of all your hard work. Thankfully, there are a number of up-and-coming degrees you can study...Read More
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...Read More
WHETHER you want to be a crime scene investigator or a toxicologist, there are a number of different career paths you can take with a forensic science degree. Many people remain in the field of science and go on to be pharmacologists,...Read More
WE were saddened to hear of the death of British actor Alan Rickman last week. Rickman was a strong supporter of further education, and drama schools in particular. He graduated from RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art)...Read More
AS the world’s supply of fossil fuels dwindles, the world of science is working on a way to provide the electricity and fuel we need. With no short-term solution to the energy crisis, a career in renewable energy would...Read More
ARE you are looking for a career that is both rewarding and exciting? Of course you are! And taking a degree in wildlife conservation would be a good start. If you like to mix practical skills with scientific theory and...Read More
HOW do you like the sound of a career that benefits the world and your bank account? Well, look no further – a degree in environmental management, environmental studies or sustainability development will give you...Read More
YOU don’t have to be a rocket scientist to have a successful career with the European Space Agency (ESA). Working in earth sciences offers opportunities to ambitious graduates from a variety of disciplines including...Read More
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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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