CONTENTS 2–3 Welcome 4–5
All I ever wanted
10–13 Just the job 14–19 Transforming futures
28–29 Research holds the key
MESSAGE FROM THE VICE-CHANCELLOR
A place to call home
Welcome to MasterPlan magazine – the publication for those considering postgraduate study at LJMU.
We are delighted you are interested in joining us and trust that you will enjoy hearing all about our inspirational postgraduate community in this edition.
20–27 Never part of the plan
32–33 Money matters 34–35 First class support
Cover image: Kimberley George (see pages 6-7)
Liverpool is a vibrant place to live and work, a global city of opportunity. As a pioneering modern civic university, LJMU combines world-class expertise and facilities with access to outstanding employment opportunities through partnerships with key employers across the UK and beyond. This edition of MasterPlan looks at the fascinating routes that have led our students to postgraduate study and how their passions are driving their success. You’ll hear about their educational experiences, how they have been inspired by our academics and how they have developed life-changing skills and knowledge in the course of their studies. Their fascinating stories demonstrate the power of postgraduate study and the incredible experiences that await you in the wonderful city of Liverpool.