Question Time at BCU

January 18, 2023 PR Team

Join Media Production Students and graduates as they assist with the production of BBC One’s Question Time Get a sneak peek at how the students were involved during the build-up to the show and what it meant to them to…

Wan is from Malaysia and is doing a PhD at Moray House School of Education and Sport. She has moved to Edinburgh with her family and talks about how she balances being a mother and undertaking a PhD. Find out…

Henry is from Nigeria and is a second year PhD candidate in Future Cities Engineering. With a background in Meteorology, he talks about the challenges of undertaking a PhD in a new subject area and how he’s overcoming them. Find…

Andres is from Argentina and is a father of three. He talks about the pros and cons of parenthood while undertaking a PhD and the support networks available. Andres PhD is in Physics. Find out more about our research degrees:…

PhD student story: Self-funding

January 17, 2023 PR Team

Vasilis is from Greece and has just graduated with a PhD in Science, Technology and Innovation Studies. Vasilis was attracted to the city and talks about his experience of self-funding. Find out more about our research degrees: https://edin.ac/3X4ETy0

Anam is from Pakistan and her PhD is in Mechanical Engineering. She talks about her inspiration for studying Engineering and her experiences of working in a traditionally male dominated field. Find out more about our research degrees: https://edin.ac/3k67Bjj

Oluwatoyin is a practicing social worker, originally from Nigeria and in the last year of her PhD. She talks about growing her professional confidence and the impact she hopes to make. Find out more about our research degrees: https://edin.ac/3W1BqPf