Sun… Sea… and Successful Careers: How a study year abroad has benefitted my career prospects

Studying abroad may sound like a year of fun and travel, but few people realise how beneficial it can be to students looking to advance their careers. At a time where it seems everyone has a solid 2:1 degree from a prestigious university, a year abroad can make you stand out from the rest. Here … More Sun… Sea… and Successful Careers: How a study year abroad has benefitted my career prospects

“Your greatest resource is your time”: How to balance applications with your university life

In July 2019 Valerie (careers consultant for Warwick Law School) spoke to student Amy Wang about how she secured her vac scheme at Morgan Lewis. Valerie: Why did you want to do a vacation scheme in the first place? Amy: A vacation scheme is the ultimate opportunity to assess how the cultural fit of a … More “Your greatest resource is your time”: How to balance applications with your university life

Advice from a Warwick Law School graduate on receiving a BPTC Scholarship

Top tips for getting a BPTC Scholarship by Holly Girven, Warwick Law School Alumni. Before coming to university I was fairly certain that I wanted to become a barrister and three years later I am about to embark on the Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) having received a scholarship from Gray’s Inn to fund the cost … More Advice from a Warwick Law School graduate on receiving a BPTC Scholarship

Ambidextrous Millennials: Doing both, or all

Interested in the field of international development? Check out this post by Warwick Law alumna Seyi Afolabi’s: ‘Ambidextrous Millennials: Doing both, or all’. Originally Published on May 3, 2019 on LinkedIn. I was the kid who found just as much awe in the pages of my schoolbooks as I did with creating makeshift dolls houses … More Ambidextrous Millennials: Doing both, or all

Top exam season tips from a Warwick-educated barrister

It’s fair to say I’ve done a fair few exams in my lifetime. After starting at Warwick nearly 9 years ago, I completed 31 exams/tests/assessments in the space of around 5 years. I also wrote 15 formally assessed essays and 2 dissertations. It’s entirely my fault, of course — as if the Warwick LLB wasn’t … More Top exam season tips from a Warwick-educated barrister