Welcome to the Graduate School

Professor Nigel King, Dean of the Graduate School

I would like to welcome you to the University of Huddersfield’s Graduate School. The Graduate School ensures that postgraduate research at the University is of the highest quality and equips you with the resources that you need to become a successful researcher. I sincerely hope that your time here is enjoyable, fulfilling and rewarding.

Support for current PGRs

Discover what services and support PGRs can access at the University of Huddersfield.

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Key contacts and quick links

Here are all the key contacts that you may need in our Academic Schools and central Support Services plus some useful quick links.

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Development opportunities for PGRs

Find out how to develop teaching skills, use research tools, engage with the Researcher Development Programme, apply for funding and more.

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Events and competitions

There are a number of events and competitions that run throughout the year for Postgraduate Researchers.

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PGR Programme Guidance

Further information about the PGR journey including progression, submission, examination and more.

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Information for international PGRs

Information about applying to the University as an international postgraduate researcher including types of research visas available.

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PGR representation

Your views and opinions as a PGR are highly valued and there are many ways that you can get involved.

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Jargon buster

A glossary with some common terms and definitions you may come in contact with as well as relevant acronyms and what they stand for.

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Applying for a research degree

Find out everything you need to know about applying for a research degree, including a step by step guide for each stage of the process.

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Role of the Graduate School

The Graduate School brings together staff and services from across the University to help postgraduate researchers reach their potential.

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Supervisor support

Find out more about training, resources, and competitions available for supervisors of postgraduate research degrees.

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Alumni and Graduation

Alumni can continue to access support for career and business guidance and also keep in touch with fellow alumni.

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