How a master’s in Forensic Psychology and Mental Health helped me to pursue a research career

Molly McCarthy is a Research Assistant at The University of Liverpool, where she is currently working with individuals who suffer from depression. Before this position, she did an undergraduate degree in Psychology and a postgraduate degree in Forensic Psychology and Mental Health at The University of Manchester. Below, discover how well suited the master’s is … More How a master’s in Forensic Psychology and Mental Health helped me to pursue a research career

Psychology alumni who work in mental health

Studying Psychology at The University of Manchester can open the door to many different careers within the vast and varied world of psychology. Today, we’re focusing on a selection of our psychology graduates who have gone on to work in mental health-related careers. Read all about them and what their jobs consist of below… Chloe … More Psychology alumni who work in mental health

The importance of perseverance as a master’s graduate

Aidan Mchardie is an MSc Forensic Psychology and Mental Health graduate from The University of Manchester and is a great example of how life isn’t plain sailing after graduation. Below, he discusses everything from his time on the master’s to his current job in the prison service… I chose the MSc in Forensic Psychology because … More The importance of perseverance as a master’s graduate

Six things I wish I’d known about the medical application process

Thousands of students across the country prepare their UCAS applications each year, many of whom will have their hearts set on medicine. With competition for places stronger than ever, we’ve asked Anita Saha, a current student at Manchester who went through the medical application process a few years ago, to provide an insight into the … More Six things I wish I’d known about the medical application process

COVID-19: Student nursing through the pandemic

Adult Nursing graduate David Rothwell was part of the final year nursing cohort who helped to combat COVID-19 during the first wave of the deadly pandemic in the UK. Below, he provides some brilliant insight in to what life was like as a student nurse during those horrendous first few months…  I first heard of … More COVID-19: Student nursing through the pandemic

Working in the Manchester Centre for Audiology and Deafness

When Hannah Guest graduated from The University of Manchester with a bachelor’s degree in Audiology she couldn’t have imagined that some years later she would be working as Postdoctoral Research Associate for the Manchester Centre for Audiology and Deafness. However, after completing her PhD here too she received the opportunity to conduct more research with … More Working in the Manchester Centre for Audiology and Deafness

Reflecting on my master’s in Biotechnology and Enterprise

At The University of Manchester we look to create innovative courses that provide our students with the best opportunity to forge a career in their desired fields. One course in particular that is slightly different to most is the MSc in Biotechnology and Enterprise. The course aims to show students how to turn scientific discoveries … More Reflecting on my master’s in Biotechnology and Enterprise