Careers in space

Last week we held our ‘Careers in Space’ panel event featuring speakers from the UK Space Agency, RAL Space, Oxford Space Systems and UKSEDS. Over 100 students attended and learnt about the huge variety of careers available in this rapidly growing sector. Read on to find out more… Why is space important? Space underpins our … More Careers in space

Guest blog: Life as a Patent Attorney

I am training to become a Chartered (UK) and European patent attorney at Kilburn & Strode LLP at our offices near Holborn.  I have a background in physics and previously worked in research and peer review publishing before joining the profession.   Patent attorneys work with individuals and companies to help them protect their innovations and developments, principally in the form … More Guest blog: Life as a Patent Attorney

Student stories – Summer placement

Read about Natasha’s experience of a Summer placement at Good Enough Energy on their blog. QMUL School of Physics & Astronomy is a partner of the South East Physics network (SEPnet) which organises a summer placements scheme for 2nd and 3rd year Physics students. Last summer, 10 QMUL Physics students were successful in getting a summer placement as part … More Student stories – Summer placement