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Staff training and development opportunities

Find out about upcoming training events run by the Doctoral and Researcher College.


Staff policies and procedures

Read all the University's policies and procedures relating to doctoral students and their studies.

Electronic deposition of theses: guidance for supervisors

All PhD students at the University are required to deposit an electronic version of their final corrected thesis. Read our guidance for supervisors on how to support students through the process.

Good practice guides

The Doctoral and Researcher College has developed several good practice guides for doctoral supervisors and examiners, which are designed to complement the University's formal policies. 

Studentships: staff guide

We offer support to staff in Schools and Departments at Reading who which to advertise and appoint doctoral studentships.