Research Students

The Postgraduate Research Student Administration Team aims to support the delivery of a stimulating research environment and to this end manages and supports most aspects of your academic studies.

For information about funding opportunities for postgraduate research students, registering for your degree and changes to your registration status, as well as guidance on preparing your thesis for submission and the examination process, please use the links below or to the left.

Liverpool Doctoral College

Liverpool Doctoral College PGR Handbook 2017/18 a guide to  the research student journey at the University of Liverpool

Training and induction information and details of our Postgraduate Research community.

Funding Opportunities

Fees details and where to find funding.


Guidance on progressing into the next academic year.

Annual Progress Reports Staff Guidance 2017

Annual Progress Reports Student Guidance 2017

A-Z of Forms

All the forms related to the research degree

PGR Code of Practice

The PGR  Code of Practice and related PGR policy documents