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Postgraduate Research Supervisor Resources

Access the training, information and guidance you need to help your students thrive.

Find the best ways to support your students

If you’re a postgraduate research student supervisor, you’re in the right place. This page is your launch pad to access all the resources you may need.

Get informed on postgraduate research processes and learn how to support your students to achieve their potential. Below you’ll find information on:

  • workshops for supervisors
  • supporting students’ wellbeing
  • supporting personal development and employability
  • postgraduate research admin processes

Workshops for supervisors

Develop your skills as a supervisor. Whether you’re new to supervision or need a refresher, supervisor workshops will help you perform at your best.

All of the workshops will give you a chance to network, discuss important issues and review case studies.

The workshops on offer are:

  1. Introduction to Research Supervision
  2. Progressing and Assessing Research Degrees
  3. The Pedagogy and Practice of Research Supervision
  4. Postgraduate Research Student Wellbeing Workshop for Supervisors

For full details and workshop dates, visit the supervisor workshops page on Sharepoint.

Get informed on postgraduate research processes and learn how to support your students to achieve their potential.

Postgraduate research admin processes

If you need information on admin processes for postgraduate research students, visit the Student Progress pages on Sharepoint.

You’ll find information tailored for supervisors, including:

  • how independent chair processes work and your role in these
  • how to deal with applications from prospective occasional students, including guidance on decision-making
  • links to information on key postgraduate research publications, regulations and activities