Welcome pack

Joining us soon? First choose the welcome booklet relevant to you and find out how to enrol on your course, how to get here, who to talk to plus all the essentials for settling into life as one of our research students.

We look forward to meeting you!

Induction day for new research students

Come and learn more about your course, meet other new starters and staff from the Doctoral College.

The Doctoral College is hosting an induction session on 29 October 2018 for new postgraduate research students and a webinar induction session on 7 November 2018. New postgraduate research students are expected to attend induction. Please email researchskills@plymouth.ac.uk for further details or to book your place.

Find out more about the session

The Research Degrees Handbook

Guidance for research degree students, academic staff, examination teams and professional staff.

This handbook includes an introduction to the Doctoral College and the University's Code of Practice for research degrees, covering enrolment, supervision, key milestones and examination. It should be read in conjunction with University-wide academic regulations and the University student handbook.

Research Degrees Handbook