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Postgraduate Research Student Support

Discover the ways we’re here to support you and how to access the help you need.

We're here to support your postgraduate research journey

As a postgraduate research student at Newcastle, you’re connected to a wide network of support.

Though you may spend many hours working independently on your research, you’re never really alone.

You have access to a network of professionals and postgraduate research specialists throughout your degree.

We’re here to make sure you get all the help you need.

How we help you

Our mission is to help you:

  • stay healthy, positive and feeling well
  • overcome any challenges you may face during your degree – academic or personal
  • get the most out of your postgraduate research experience
  • carry out admin and activities essential to progressing through your degree
  • understand postgraduate research processes, standards and rules

Get help and advice

Discover where to get help with postgraduate research admin, support for your studies, and advice.

Take care of your wellbeing

Explore your options for tailored wellbeing support. These include 24/7 telephone support, workshops and activities.

Visit the Student Progress website

Download handbooks and essential documents relating to postgraduate research procedures and rules.

Find out about key postgraduate research activities like registration, progression and exams.

Find out more about student resources