Welcome to your new style PGR programme handbook, where we will share information and guidance to support you in key aspects of your research degree programme.


Find out more about the supervision you will receive.



Your research support plan and skills audit assessment

Find out more about your Research Support Plan.



Progression Monitoring

Find out more about your progression monitoring assessments.


Changes to your research project

If the direction of your research changes significantly you will need to declare this.

Additional time at the end of your programmme

If you have not completed all of your research or you need more time to write up your work, you may be able to apply for additional time.

Preparing and submitting your thesis

Find out more about preparing your thesis submission, what is Turnitin and your final examination.

Extensions and interruptions

We always hope that your time with us goes smoothly, but we do recognise that there can be many challenges that arise and we are here to help if they do.

PGR engagement and attendance

Regulations, procedure and forms.

PGR assessment appeals

Regulations, procedure and forms.

PGR research conduct

Regulations, procedure and forms.

Fitness to study

Regulations, procedure and forms.

Student complaints

Regulations, procedure and forms.

Student disciplinary

Regulations, procedure and forms.


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