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Supervising Postgraduate Research Students: Workshop

Combining short case studies with time for questions and discussion, these practical workshops enable participants to consider the supervisor's role, best practice in guiding students' progress, a range of approaches to supervising postgraduates, essential administration and the range of support available within the collegiate University.

If you have any questions, please contact the Course Director Dr Sophie Pickford.

Book for Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Book for Sciences, Technology and Mathematics


Supervising Postgraduate Students: Online Resource

A comprehensive resource pulling together University policies on matters relating to postgraduate supervision as well as guidance and advice based on research and the observations and experience from over a hundred Cambridge supervisors. Case studies and examples are included for reflection and discussion with colleagues.

If you have any questions, please contact the Course Director Dr Sophie Pickford.

Access the online resource "Supervising Postgraduate Students"


Supporting Postgraduate Students with Mental Health Difficulties

Provided by the Accessibility & Disability Resource Centre, this participative workshop provides an opportunity to reflect on how students with mental health difficulties can be supported in postgraduate study, covering best practice and updates on services available.

Book onto "Supporting Postgraduate Students with Mental Health Difficulties"

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