Supporting Doctoral Research Students

Information for supervisorsInformation for Supervisors

A wide range of support and advice for supervisors of doctoral researchers, from registration to award

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Information for examinersInformation for Examiners

Information and relevant proformas for internal and external examiners of higher degrees by research

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Information for scholarship holdersInformation on Scholarships

Opportunities for academic staff to bid for postgraduate research scholarship funding and information on the scholarship administration

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Developing new research degreesDeveloping New Research Degrees

Describes the process involved in developing new research degree programmes and research collaborations.

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Setting up a research accountQuality Assurance and Good Practices

The PGR Quality Assurance process aims to assure high levels of student satisfaction with PGR provision and the delivery of the research outputs which the University expects from its PGRs.  Good practices in PGR provision from across the University are also highlighted

Doctoral Research Student QA Process

Essential Practices and Examples of Good Practice

Examples of Implementation

Best Practice Sharing Workshops

Picture of library booksPhD by Publication

The PhD by Publication enables recognition of the research activities of existing members of staff who have published work, but have not completed a PhD

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Setting up a research accountInformation for PGR Administrators

Information for staff supporting PGR students, including step by step guides and FAQs.

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