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Masters QuickFix! Programme

What to expect...

A series of Careers Consultant led information sessions aimed at Masters students which will be useful to you whether your aim is to get a job on completion of your course or if you are aiming to stay in academia.

A range of topics are covered and you are welcome to attend all or some of them.

These include:

  • Planning Your Job Hunt*
  • How to Find and Fund a PhD*
  • Writing Effective Applications*
  • Applying for a PhD*
  • Using Social Media with Impact
  • Succeeding at Interviews & Assessment Centres**
  • PhD Interviews**

*Autumn Term
**Spring Term

Booking Instructions and Venue Details...

For all QuickFix workshops, you MUST book in advance to guarantee a place. This enables us to monitor attendance levels and ensure that they are more effective for those attending.

The Masters QuickFix Programme is co-ordinated by UCL Graduate School. All bookings must be made using the Graduate School website.

If you have any queries about making or amending a booking, please contact the Graduate School.

No deposit is required once you've booked and all workshops are free to attend.

Talks are held in various lecture theatres on the main UCL Campus. Exact location details will be provided on the Graduate School website when booking.

How to prepare...

The Help With... section of our website suggests a range of resources on all of the topics covered in the QuickFix! programme. 

Using these in advance will help you get more out of the workshops.

Summer Term Programme: June 2014

All talks take place from 1pm - 2pm as follows:

  • June 16th: Find and Fund a PhD
  • June 17th: PhD Applications
  • June 19th: Effective Applications
  • June 24th: Planning Your Job Hunt
  • June 26th: Interviews and Assessment Centres
  • June 27th: Effective Use of Social Media

If you are late...

For all Careers Service Events, please aim to arrive 5 minutes before the published start time. If you arrive late and the event has already started, the facilitator reserves the right to refuse entry so that you don't disrupt the event for other attendees who arrived on time.

After the Event / Seminar Slides

Where relevant / possible, any materials relating to a particular talk or workshop will be made available to download here within a week of the event taking place.

The relevant Help With... section of our website also suggests a range of resources on all of the topics covered in the QuickFix! programme if you haven't used them already. You'll also find information on similar events that you might find useful plus get details on how to book a 1-1 appointment to discuss any queries in more detail.

Workshop Slides for the 2013 / 14 Programme

Other Events...

If you're interested in these workshops, you should also visit the Develop Skills section of our site for information on a range of similar workshops and 1-1 coaching sessions which are open to all students.

The Talk to Employers section of our website will also be useful if you're interested in networking at Recruitment Fairs, Employer Presentations or Sector Themed Week events.

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