Find out who won the Doctoral Recognition Awards 2020 and the Excellence in Doctoral Supervision Prize.
We support and enrich the experience of our doctoral researchers and play a key role in developing policy and strategy relevant to doctoral study.
Bath students Grace Igweta and Willy Nyeko both work for the WFP and are currently studying on our Professional Doctorate in Policy Research and Practice.
A group of doctoral students created a podcast series documenting the 'lockdown experiences' of University students and staff in these unprecedented times.
Entrepreneurial students snapped up a two-day workshop to learn how to spot commercial opportunities in their research.
Find out how our weekly virtual writing sessions can keep you motivated, reduce your levels of procrastination and help you achieve your writing goals.
Find out more about the Doctoral Exchange series organised by the Doctoral College to help connect doctoral researchers with others to share their experiences.
Find out more about our seminar series, Slice of Research, organised by the Doctoral College to help doctoral students share their research with others.
Gaining transferable skills can enhance your future career prospects. Read about the difference it makes, find out how to get started and book onto a DoctoralSkills course.Find out more about professional development
We understand that doing a research degree is a significant undertaking and can be challenging. We have a range of support on offer for our current students. For example:
- academic advice
- wellbeing and counselling support
- disability advice
- money advice
The latest edition of our Handbook: all you need to know about beginning your doctorate, making the most of your studies and the support available to you.
Guidance and resources that will help you throughout your doctoral studies.
This information will help you to support doctoral students throughout their studies.
Guidance and information for doctoral students, studying for a PhD, Integrated PhD or Professional Doctorate.
Jane Mackay chose Bath for her PhD but lives in Salisbury. Read her experiences and get some great tips on how to manage a doctorate at distance.
Tamsyn Hawken talks about her time at Bath, from Undergraduate to Postgraduate, and plans for life after her PhD.
Alex Cousen, final year PhD Researcher, describes how teaching at Bath has helped him to educate so many more people about the wonderful world of science.
Samantha North talks about moving from being a writer living abroad to doing her PhD in our Information, Decisions and Operations Division.