Ryan Clifford studied MSc Banking and Finance part-time at Queen Mary between 2016 and 2018. Since graduating, he has gone on to work in the FinTech industry, currently working as a Developer Relations Lead at the Financial Services firm Finastra. … More Meet Ryan Clifford – MSc Banking and Finance Alumn Working in FinTech
Daniel Rees Alexander Halford, 2nd year LLB student (left in image below) When I started studying Law at QMUL last year, I had been ‘out of the game’ for quite a while. I spent time abroad after graduating from my previous degree before working a year in Greggs in my sleepy Welsh commuter town. I … More Student story: Entering the legal world through the Legal Advice Centre
I am Gaspare Chirillo and I have recently graduated from Queen Mary. I have completed a Law degree with a first class and, also, I have been a recipient of the Principal’s Prize for outstanding academic achievements. In addition, during my third year, I have been awarded the Draper’s Scholarship by the Law School; thanks … More Graduate story: Gaspare Chirillo, Law
Catherine Bailey, 2nd year LLB student Over the past 5 months, QProjects has teamed up with Hackney Volunteer Centre to offer Queen Mary students a unique chance to undertake a 3 month placement at a small but growing Hackney-based charity. The organisations were selected due to their need for a student to come and aid … More The QHackney project – a unique volunteering experience!
LLB student Megan Domas is in her third year at QMUL. Last year she was a Student Adviser in the Legal Advice Centre, and below she tells us how gaining work experience has helped her prepare for her future career. As a student, it is very easy to get caught in the bubble of university … More Student story: How work experience has helped me prepare for the working world
Billie Robinson, 2nd year English and Linguistics student While at uni, most of us have a break of around 3 months over summer (some have even longer), and every year I find myself asking the same question – what shall I do this summer? While many use their break as an opportunity to work, others … More Student blog: How to Occupy Your Summer Holidays
As a graduate, I was quite anxious to contact the Careers & Enterprise Centre as I no longer study at QMUL. When I called to schedule an appointment, I gave a brief reason for why I wanted one and was given a session to suit my availability. As an SBCS (School of Biological and Chemical Sciences) … More Graduate blog: My Careers appointment