Training and Development Opportunities

There are a number of available training and research development oppotunities during the course of your PhD.

Available support includes:


LDC Development Programme

The LDC Development Team provide a flexible programme that supports all postgraduate research students with their on-going professional and personal development.


LDC Placement Opportunities

LiNK 4 photo 1 Emma Reekie & Roger McKinley at FACT

The LDC Placement Scheme gives PGR students the opportunity to apply for a 15 day placement with the option to apply for a £500 bursary. 



Cross-faculty research methods training supporting academics from PGR to established researchers


HSS PGR Bulletin

PGR Bulletin 2019

This bulletin provides regular updates on training and development opportunities which may be of interest to PGRs in HSS