Events and Competitions

See the events and competitions ran for PGR students.

PGR Handbook

Information and guidance about the regulations.

What to do in your first 6 months

Need some ideas? Read this page for useful tips and suggestions.

PGR Timeline

A detailed look at what each year on the PhD/Professional Doctorate programmes entail.

Wellbeing and Disability Services

What’s available, both internally and externally, to help you look after your personal wellbeing and mental health

Student Reps

If you would like to contact your student rep their details can be found here.

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Researcher Environment

The Researcher Environment Team provide support to PGRs from all Schools, including training, online resources and drop-in sessions.

Research Tools

From data analysis and digital tools to reference management and reminder tools, click here for further suggestions.

Library / IT support

Computing and Library Services provide a wide variety of facilities and support for PGRs.

The Students' Union

You can find out about SU PGR networks and representation across the University.

Support for International Students

Read this page for more information about international societies, events and support for PGRs.

Enterprise and Business

Learn more about the support available to PGRs for developing your own business, freelancing and self-employment opportunities.

Careers Service

What the Careers and Employability Service offer, Vitae, useful job websites and the skills recruiters are looking for.

Where to turn if things aren’t working

To access help or advice during your research degree, click here for further information and contact details.

ResearchFish Submissions for those on a funded PhD

If you are the recipient of a funded PhD you will be required to make a yearly submission to the funder.