The 2017 Research Academy Diploma scholarship

Want to compete for the 2017 Research Academy Diploma Scholarship? Every year one lucky student gets 50% off the MRS Diploma tuition fees. The deadline for academic year 2017/18 is 11 July 2017, so don’t miss out – get your application in soon! To apply for the Research Academy Diploma Scholarship, you’ll need to write a personal.. read more →

MRS Advanced Certificate online course: evening tutorial slot is full for January

We’re happy to say that we’ve had unprecedented demand for the January start of our MRS Advanced Certificate online course. However this means we no longer have any places left on our evening tutorial, which run from 1800-1900 GMT/BST on Tuesdays. There are still spaces left on the morning tutorials, which run from 1100 to 1200 GMT/BST.. read more →

MRS Advanced Certificate course price freeze

What’s with our MRS Advanced Certificate course price freeze? Read on… Times are hard for everyone right now, so we want to make things just a little bit easier for you to keep your money together. Our MRS Advanced Certificate course price freeze means course fees for our January start are the same as they were for.. read more →

Our 2016 MRS Diploma scholarship winner

The Research Academy supports the international research community by offering an annual MRS Diploma scholarship. This scholarship allows one lucky student to study for our MRS Diploma course at a vastly reduced tuition fee. This year, we’re delighted to announce that the winner of our MRS Diploma scholarship is Charles Ochieng Obwanda. Charles, who works for Afrovas.. read more →

Research Academy hires two more tutors

We’re pleased to announce that Chris Taylor and Marianne Highwood have joined the Research Academy. In their capacity as Academy Tutors they are both providing personal tutoring support to our MRS Advanced Certificate students. Chris has more than 20 years of experience in research, consultancy and marketing services management. He has a long track record in academic research,.. read more →

MRS Diploma results from December 2015

Congratulations to Beckie, Ginny and Suzanne, who all received Distinctions when the MRS released their MRS Diploma results last week. Beckie aced the Unit 1 exam – a truly remarkable feat – while Ginny and Suzanne achieved Distinctions for their Unit 4 coursework. Well done everyone – we’re proud of you!! We’re also proud of all our other.. read more →

MRS Advanced Certificate online course: please call before applying!

Due to unprecedented demand for our MRS Advanced Certificate online course, we have very few places left. Please call us before submitting an application to ensure that there is still a place on the webinar time slot that you prefer. Our number is + 44 20 3130 1431. We do have space on our face-to-face course so.. read more →

Research Academy MD Mia Lorenz is in the news

For the past two years, Research Academy Managing Director Mia Lorenz has been working with an industry-wide steering group that dedicated to professionalising qualitative commercial research. Together with renowned qualitative research methods educator Joanna Chrzanowska of Qualitative Mind, Mia has helped to develop a framework for a new set of professional qualifications for qualitative researchers. Debrah Harding.. read more →

Celebrate ESOMAR’s Young Researcher of the Year award winner

We’d like to congratulate Arindam Mohanty of Third Eye Integrated Services in India on winning the 2015 ESOMAR Young Researcher of the Year award! It’s great to see international bodies like ESOMAR giving young and new researchers a chance to shine. To learn more about the award or read Arindam’s winning paper, please visit the ESOMAR website. read more →

MRBA Fundraising Week update

We’re keen supporters of The Market Research Benevolent Association (MRBA), which provides financial assistance and support to anyone who works or has worked in market research and to their immediate families.   To do our little bit this year, we participated in the MRBA’s fundraising week, held in October 2015. Our staff and alumni pledged kilometres.. read more →