Post Tagged with: "MPP"

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Students

Why would a medic do an MPP?

Why would a medic do an MPP?

“Why would you study public policy if you are a doctor?”—I seem to hear this question every time I meet someone new. Granted, the answers might not be obvious at first. It is great to work as a doctor. You spend most of your time helping others and get to […]

by × 02 December 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

October has come again

October has come again

October has come again: another academic year has passed, a new academic year has begun and another Oxford Half-Marathon has been run by the BSG team! Our MPP Class of 2012 will soon be coming back to graduate having all passed their exams with overall impressive results. At the same […]

by × 21 October 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Students

My first day at school

My first day at school

I can’t remember writing a ‘first day’ essay when I first entered primary or high school; but I did write one when I entered Government office for the first time. As I am getting accustomed to the academic words such as library, attendance, assignment all over again after 6.5 years, […]

by × 08 October 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Students

A Dance to the Music of Time

A Dance to the Music of Time

Last Friday, a milestone was reached in the Blavatnik School’s development, as its first MPP cohort reached the end of the teaching-year with a final Policy module. As the students – myself among them – disperse to the four corners of the globe to undertake our Summer placements in government, […]

by × 17 June 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

The Admissions End Is Nigh

The Admissions End Is Nigh

The admissions process of the school is nearing the final stages. It truly has been a tough and lengthy process; involving some long days for my colleagues and I.

by × 27 March 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

Admissions Half-Way Update

Admissions Half-Way Update

The initial admissions stage is now complete and things are slightly less busy in the Admissions Team, which gives me time to update you on the admissions process. Just as I predicted in my last post the last few weeks have been very busy ones; as expected we received the […]

by × 18 February 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

Behind the scenes at BSG admissions

Behind the scenes at BSG admissions

Casper Bangert from the programmes team shares some behind the scenes insight into the admissions process for the MPP programme.

by × 11 January 2013 ×