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Doctoral College events, 2019/20

Whether it's taking a break, learning something new or connecting with your doctoral community, there is plenty to get involved with

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Take a break and get to know your doctoral community

Coronavirus update

Whilst the university is physically closed due to Coronavirus, all Doctoral College events will take place virtually. For more information, please visit out Coronavirus advice to doctoral students page.

Events coming up

Whether it's supporting you academically, developing your professional networks or enabling you to meet other doctoral researchers, there is plenty for you to get involved in. New events will always be updated here, but we recommend you keep an eye out for our weekly newsletter, the Doctoral Digest, which promotes any new events and important updates.

Don't forget to take up other opportunities for learning and networking through our Doctoral Skills professional development programme.

Dates for your diary

Three Minute Thesis (3MTĀ®) Final

Date: June 2020 | Details: TBC

Ongoing events

Writing Wednesday

Date: Every second Wednesday | Time: 13:30 - 16:30 | Venue: Doctoral College Facebook Group

Cake in the Commons

Date: Every Friday | Time: 10:30 - 11:30 | Venue: Doctoral College Facebook Group

What's happening around campus

The SU (Students' Union)

Find about more about events that are taking place at The SU (Students' Union). Keep an eye out for doctoral specific events from the Postgraduate Association (PGA) and stay with the Bath Active programme.

Careers Service

From careers advice to meeting industry professionals, see the range of events the careers service are running to support your future.

Public Engagement

If you are looking to present your research to a wide range of people, professionally develop and get recognised for doing so, see how you can get involved.

Can't find what you're looking for?

Is there an interdisciplinary activity, conference or event you'd like to see that isn't currently on offer, why not organise your own?

You can now apply for the Doctoral Research Activities Fund which gives you the opportunity to manage your own interdisciplinary activity, event or training. Whether it's part of a group or on your own, managing a project supports your professional development with transferable skills including project, finance and people management. Why not also browse our funding pages to see what other funding and bursaries are available.