Student Progress

Guidance for PGR Students

Guidance for PGR Students

Find out about the advice and guidance available for PGR students during their studies.

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As a postgraduate research student at Newcastle, you have a lot of support available from the Student Progress Service and your Graduate School to help you throughout your programme.

We can provide advice and guidance on key postgraduate research activities including registration, progression and exams. Find out what you need to do if you have a change in your circumstances as a research student.

In this section, you can also download essential publications, postgraduate research forms and policies and information on the Covid-19 Impact Funding Scheme

Contact Us

The Graduate Schools provide support to postgraduate research students at Newcastle University. 

To access support, students should contact their Graduate School:

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) and Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering (SAgE)

Drop in sessions via zoom will be held Monday to Friday 10:00-12:00.  These session will be ran using a waiting room which will be managed by a member of the HaSS and SAgE Graduate School. 

Please click the following link to join the waiting room for these sessions the link does not work try copying and pasting the link into the address bar of your web browser 

Medical Sciences Graduate School: Email:

For information on our Doctoral College please click here