Life in the Lab on a Biosciences MSci course: Sarah’s story

My name is Sarah and I am part of the (first ever!) Biosciences Integrated Master’s cohort. This is an undergraduate course that incorporates a master’s year into a normal BSc course. It’s been a long four years, but I will soon be graduating with an MSci in Biomedical Sciences – sounds fancy, right? The course … More Life in the Lab on a Biosciences MSci course: Sarah’s story

Nursing and Me: Inspiring Stories from our Alumni

Each year on May 12th, the work of nurses around the world is celebrated as International Nurses Day. For this year’s event, we’ve collected stories from graduates of our nursing courses to see where their degree has taken them and what advice they would offer to other aspiring nurses. Anna Heaton  Registered Nurse at Western Australia … More Nursing and Me: Inspiring Stories from our Alumni

A world of science outside the lab: science communication placements

Ellen White is a BSc Biomedical Sciences student who is coming to the end of her ten-month placement at a science communication, marketing and PR agency based in Manchester. Read on to get an insight into a career in science outside of the lab. When I first embarked on my Biomedical Sciences degree, I already knew that … More A world of science outside the lab: science communication placements

A Day in the Life of an Audiology Student at University: Nafeesa

Nafeesa Khan is a Year 2 student on the BSc Healthcare Science (Audiology) course at Manchester. Here, she takes us through a typical day studying on the course. Studying audiology at the University is very exciting. Here, you get the best of both worlds, the one-to-one contact with lecturers at university and then placement during … More A Day in the Life of an Audiology Student at University: Nafeesa

From Squirrels to the City Centre: Students Review First Year Accommodation

Chris James – Dalton Ellis Halls of Residence I came to The University of Manchester planning on following in Jim Carey’s footsteps and being a Yes Man (check out the film, it’s got an underwhelming 46% on Rotten Tomatoes, but I enjoyed it). This meant I honestly didn’t stop once during my first semester and … More From Squirrels to the City Centre: Students Review First Year Accommodation