All the latest news, views and updates from the Research Academy. Plus the occasional update from our favourite charity, the Market Research Benevolent Association (MRBA).

MRS Advanced Certificate prospectus

Our beautiful MRS Advanced Certificate prospectus for academic year 2014/15 is now out in print – get your copy today! You can also download a PDF version if you prefer. read more →

Our 2016 scholarships deadline is approaching

Now is the time to get your applications in for our annual MRS Diploma and MRS Advanced Certificate scholarships! The deadline for academic year 2016/17 is 12 July 2016, so don’t miss out. Find out whether you’re eligible and how to apply on our scholarships page. read more →

Good luck to our MRS Advanced Certificate exam candidates

Our MRS Advanced Certificate students taking their exam on 25th June. Good luck all – fingers crossed! read more →

January 2014 MRS Advanced Certificate results

The January 2014 assessment round results are out, and we’re happy to say that our first-attempt pass rate was 83.3%, which compares favourably with an average of 64.8%! At the Research Academy we are dedicated to providing the highest quality of tuition and support for MRS Advanced Certificate students. We aim to train good researchers,.. read more →

ESOMAR Young Researcher of the Year award

A great way for young researchers to boost their careers is to compete for prizes, and the ESOMAR Young Researcher of the Year award is one of the most prestigious. The competition is open to researchers worldwide who are aged under 30, so spread the word, or enter the competition yourself: read more →

Research Academy and Monkey See partner on learning materials

The Research Academy is now working with brand, communications and behaviour change research agency Monkey See to create innovative teaching materials. Developed for the Research Academy’s MRS Diploma course, these new teaching materials will use Monkey See’s widely praised StepJockey initiative as a real-life case study. StepJockey, which is backed by the Department of Health and Mayor.. read more →

Now taking applications for Spring 2014

Want to study for our MRS Advanced Certificate course? Get your application in by mid-January so you can join us for induction week on 27 January. Just give us a call on+44 20 3130 1431 to get your application form. For those of you who are studying for the MRS Diploma elsewhere, and want to join.. read more →

Research Academy Christmas opening hours

The Research Academy team will be taking a little break over the Christmas period. If you want to enquire about a course while we’re away, just drop us an email and we’ll answer it just as soon as we’re back. We wish you a great Christmas and New Years – and hope you too will.. read more →

Good luck MRS Diploma exam candidates

We’re keeping our fingers crossed for all our MRS Diploma students taking their Unit 1 exam this morning! We know you’ll all do well. read more →

Our 2013 MRS Diploma scholarship winner

The Research Academy supports the international research community by offering an annual scholarship for its MRS Diploma course. This year, we’re delighted to announce that our winner is Camila Dixon-Hersalek, a freelance market research consultant from Johannesburg. Camila, who has two bachelor degrees, has been working in market research since 2007. Commenting on her reasons.. read more →