Range of choices for postgrad students highlighted at Ireland’s largest further study fair

February 15th 2016 saw hundreds of students and over 60 exhibitors at the gradireland Further Study Fair at the RDS to explore the massive range of opportunities available within the world of postgraduate study. It is estimated that around 35% of students go on to further study after earning their degree, with last year seeing more than 19,000 students making to decision to pursue further study, according to … Continue reading Range of choices for postgrad students highlighted at Ireland’s largest further study fair

4 things you didn’t know about this year’s Graduate Careers Fair

It’s less than two weeks away from the most anticipated event in the gradireland events calendar, the 14th annual Graduate Careers Fair. This event will see 120 of Ireland’s leading graduate employers, start-up companies and further study providers showcasing what they have to offer in a range of different sectors. Ahead of this event we have put together a list of four things that you probably … Continue reading 4 things you didn’t know about this year’s Graduate Careers Fair

5 Reasons why you should enter the Higher Education Awards

You might be weighing up the pros and cons of spending the time to enter the gradireland Higher Education Awards but it’s definitely time well spent and we’ve put together five reasons why it makes sense to enter.     Marketing & PR Awards may not spring to mind when thinking about marketing opportunities but just being short-listed can greatly enhance the awareness of your … Continue reading 5 Reasons why you should enter the Higher Education Awards

Discover more about postgraduate study with Maynooth University

The gradireland team are all set and ready to go for Ireland’s National Further Study Fair which is taking place tomorrow, February 10th, in the RDS, Dublin. This is an unmissable event for students and graduates who want to explore their options with further study. Did you know that Maynooth University is ranked #1 in Ireland for student experience? Meet the Maynooth University team tomorrow at the postgradireland Further … Continue reading Discover more about postgraduate study with Maynooth University

A new face to guide you through the 2016 gradireland/postgradireland directory

It’s a hectic time here in gradireland, and this week the first two of our range of titles for 2016 have been sent off to the printers. Along with the 2016 Finance Sector Guide, we are very happy to send our 304 page, bigger and better, gradireland and postgradireland directory to print. To help you guide you through the various sections, whether it be job hunting tips, career … Continue reading A new face to guide you through the 2016 gradireland/postgradireland directory

Available options for funding fourth level

Finding fourth-level university funding can be difficult, to put it mildly, writes Fergal Browne. There’s been a reduction in the amount of funding both universities and state institutions offer to students. Nevertheless, funding is still out there. Here’s a rundown of some of the funding options, at various levels, which are available. University funding:  One result of Ireland’s economic difficulties in recent years was the … Continue reading Available options for funding fourth level

Considering a postgrad and worried about costs? Continental Europe may offer the solution

With fees to do postgraduate courses at universities in Ireland and the United Kingdom remaining high, continental European universities are increasingly attractive not just for those searching for adventure but for those with limited budgets, writes Fergal Browne. Nearly 900 degree programmes are available in English in universities across continental Europe with the majority in countries with no or low tuition fees. Grants to incentivise … Continue reading Considering a postgrad and worried about costs? Continental Europe may offer the solution

The postgradireland fair: 12 third-level institutions who will be there!

Ireland’s biggest postgrad fair takes place in the Shelbourne Hall in the RDS in Dublin this Wednesday, February 11th. Here’s a rundown of some of the Irish and international third level institutions which will be on hand to give you the best advice on all their courses and your career options, writes Fergal Browne.       Edge Hill University: Voted University of the Year 2014 by … Continue reading The postgradireland fair: 12 third-level institutions who will be there!

Interested in further study? Sign up for Ireland’s largest postgraduate fair

There’s less than one week to go until Ireland’s biggest postgrad fair takes place in the Shelbourne Hall in the RDS in Dublin, writes Fergal Browne. Doors open at 11am next Wednesday, February 11th, and those who register for the event here will get free entry to the event, access to the best in further study advice and postgrad providers, and be in with a chance to … Continue reading Interested in further study? Sign up for Ireland’s largest postgraduate fair