Britain has over 100 institutes of higher education offering Master's degree courses. Access to higher education opportunities has therefore never been greater. As technology advances and new techniques are developed, there is a growing desire for skill updating and retraining throughout all walks of professional life. One of the most effective means of achieving an advantage in a chosen area is by gaining a Master's degree. There are over 5000 Master's programmes available in the UK, part-time and full-time, and this book aims to be a comprehensive guide to personal preparation, what to expect and how to maximize the benefits from a Master's programme.