Doing your PhD

Studying for a PhD is major commitment and we will make every effort to provide you with support and guidance to help you successfully complete your studies.

These web pages provide an overview of what is involved in studying a PhD and explains the fundamental elements of your degree programme including supervision, writing your thesis, monitoring your progress, examination and the awarding of your degree.

The aim is to provide you with a good idea of what you can expect and what will be required from you doing the course of your studies.

Please note specific guidance for the Doctor of Education (EdD) and the DEdPsych Professional Training in Educational Psychology can be found on the Graduate School of Education webpages.