Training and development

When you arrive, you will receive information on mandatory and optional training and development opportunities you can access within the Faculty and across the University.

See our Training catalogue page for general information.

First Year: Life as a PGR

This session will be delivered by your School PGR Director, Senior Tutors and Dr Nick Weise, Lecturer and Academic Lead for Postgraduate Research Training.

This session will be tailored to your school and will summarise the key stages of a research degree and highlights the key skills required. These will be held on the following dates:

  • School of Biological Sciences: Wednesday 18 October 2023 (Register via the Training catalogue)
  • School of Health Sciences: Tuesday 17 October 2023 (Register via the Training catalogue)
  • School of Medical Sciences: Thursday 19 October 2023 (Register via the Training catalogue)