Final Year PGR Refresher

The Faculty run a biannual ‘final year refresher’ session for Postgraduate Research students entering their third year or writing up year. The next event will take place on Wednesday 20th November 2019, in the Taylor Room, Sidney Jones Library. This is for PGRs to discuss the crucial things students need to know as they approach the end of their PhD, such as:

  • How to change to submission pending
  • How to submit your thesis
  • Preparing for your viva

The powerpoints and key tips:

Changing to submission pending, and submitting your thesis
Interim Faculty Director of Postgraduate Research, Dr Matthew Bradley.

Tips for preparing for your viva from two recent viva survivors
Dr Julie McColl (Department of History) 

Dr Rick Forster (Management School)

Viva advice from an experienced examiner
Professor Diane Urquhart, Institute of Irish Studies

To Register for the next Final Year Refresher on Wednesday 20th November 2019 visit Eventbrite