Useful Information


Research Student Handbook 2016/17 (Departmental)

Doctoral School Code of Practice for Research Degrees

Academic Manual

Essential Links

Doctoral School Essential Information

Research Training

Research Student Log

The log must be kept up to date. Students will not be permitted to upgrade to PhD or submit their thesis with an incomplete log.

Preparing for your viva - forms to submit

Research Degrees - rules, regulations, paperwork

Submitting Your Thesis

Research Ethics

PG Staff-Student Consultative Committee (SSCC)


Revised Thesis Plan (docx)

Students must submit this by the end of February (full-time students, year 1 only) OR by the end of September (part-time students starting year 2).

Other Useful Information

Study Spaces for Graduate Students

Guidance on Fieldwork and Risk Assessment

Students with English as their second language

EAP Course Information

Pre-sessional courses (i.e. to be taken in advance of the start of term)