Welcoming you to our doctoral community

A compilation of information you will find useful during your first few weeks


Doctoral College Handbook

Latest edition for all postgraduate research students starting in the 2020/21 academic year.

Funding opportunities for current doctoral students

A guide to a range of funding opportunities available to you throughout your research and studies.

Support for doctoral students

Further information on issues such as progression through your doctorate, wellbeing, or finances.

Doctoral Representation

Find out how you can share your views and be represented.

Progress through your doctorate

Guidance and Forms

Guidance and links to the forms that you will need to complete during the course of your doctoral studies.

Ethics: A Guide for Doctoral Students

Academic milestones

A guide to the academic milestones that you will go through during your doctorate.

Teaching during your doctoral studies

Information about the value of teaching experience as a doctoral student, how to get involved and what support is available.

A step by step Guide to approaching the end of your studies