New doctoral researchers will be invited to an induction event by their Faculty/Research Institute doctoral team.

You will be welcomed into your research area and provided with important information, focusing particularly on the initial stages.  If you have not already been contacted about this, please get in touch with your Faculty Research Administrator in the first instance. Their contact details can be found on the Faculty support page.

There will also be central input from the Doctoral School, Library Research Support and Research Ethics teams (see slides below).

Doctoral School and Training (Oct 2019)

Research Student Progression (Oct 2019) This content will be covered by local doctoral teams for Oct 2019 Inductions

Library Support for Researchers (Oct 2019)

Research Ethics (Oct 2019)

The SHU PGR Handbook provides you with an overview of essential information relating to your research degree.

SHU PGR handbook 2019-20

The University’s Research Degree Regulations, Code of Practice for Research Students and Supervisors and other key policy documents can be found on the Research Degrees site on Blackboard. You can log in to Blackboard through MyHallam.

Slides from local induction sessions can be found below:

MERI Student Induction – Oct 19