Masters to PhD
30th March & 4th & 5th April 2022
Are you a Master’s Student hoping to transfer to a PhD?
The PuRPOSE project is an Erasmus+ funded European project with partners The Technological University of The Shannon: Midlands Midwest, Ireland, The University of Montpellier and Réseau Entreprendre, France, and the University of Siegen, Germany. The project aims to support students’ progress from a master’s in any area of business or any area of entrepreneurship to a PhD.
The partners are hosting a set of three 1 x hour Lunch & Learn Workshops (Zoom). These also offer you an opportunity to network and meet other students and staff from across Ireland, France and Germany.
Gain Insights – Get Feedback
Date: 30th March 2022 Time: 12:30 to 13:30 GMT+1
Masters students have an opportunity to present their research idea (3 minutes) and get feedback from a group of experienced supervisors. Registration is essential for time allocation. Open discussion and Breakout Rooms
Renan is an experienced Entrepreneur and current President of Réseau Entreprendre based in Essomme in Paris. Réseau Entreprendre are Frances’ largest organisation supporting entrepreneurs with job creation potential. He is a highly experienced business leader with strong marketing and sales experience in the used books, mobile phone, e-commerce and internet services industry across the US and France. Renan has a deep understanding of how research can support the business community. We look forward to him sharing insights on the day.
Surviving a PhD
Date: 5th April 2022 Time: 12:30 to 13:30 GMT+1
Doing a PhD is hugely challenging. This workshop helps students to gain insights into doing a PhD and an opportunity to discuss the challenges as they see them. This session is supported by a team of current PhD students, alumni and staff from across the PuRPOSE Eramsus+ partnership.