Graduate School Handbook
This handbook is for postgraduate researchers, their supervisors, examiners and Independent Chairs, and anyone involved in supporting PGRs.
Information about postgraduate research awards available at UWE Bristol.
Information about qualification descriptors for postgraduate research degrees at UWE Bristol.
Information about the admissions process for postgraduate research degrees at UWE Bristol.
Information about the registration process for postgraduate researchers at UWE Bristol.
Information about personal conduct and academic integrity.
Information about postgraduate researcher skills development, including teaching.
Part 7 - PGR wellbeing and sources of support and help for postgraduate researchers including personal circumstances
Information about reasonable adjustments, personal circumstances and other resources and sources of help available.
Information about postgraduate research degree supervision.
Information about mandatory research degree project registration (RD1).
Information about research governance for postgraduate research degrees at UWE Bristol.
Information about the progression exam process, including details of the viva exam and report submission.
Information about the periodic progress review process for postgraduate researchers at UWE Bristol.
All details about preparing for final assessment, including appointing an examination team and preparing the thesis and other approved materials for submission.
All details about the final assessment period, including possible outcomes and next steps.
Information about assessment offences, including potential outcomes of any investigation, and how to appeal.
Information relating to how we ensure quality in Graduate School processes, including relevant committees, student representation and how to make a complaint.