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This fantastic e-Book has been kindly shared by the community at, and explains how to plan your research career: should you undertake postgraduate study, and what will it involve; how would you choose a course; what are your long term goals, how should you get indusdtry experience and so on. With helpful sections that allow you to fill in your own ideas, and advice on funding, this eBook should provide practical advice to most people considering a career in research. It is aimed at a UK audience, so any comments about applying this to a developing country setting would be appreciated. 

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