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A network by Students’ Association for postgraduate students

This blogpost is written in collaboration with Kelvin Tan Sim Zhen, Students’ Association (SA) Postgraduate Officer.  No doubt, postgraduate students are busy people as they have to juggle between study, research, work (for some), a social life and other commitments. So why would we want to recommend you to get engaged with the postgraduate community? …

Welcoming new postgraduate students

An introduction to the Graduate School Our first postgraduate induction this year was held virtually on Friday 26 February 2021. This induction was specifically targeted at new postgraduate research students who were not able to attend our previous induction in October last year or had joined the University thereafter. Approximately 20 newcomers joined us at …

COVID-19: Graduate School updates (3 March 2021)

Ref. UNM/GS/COVID-19/49/03/03/21 In light of the reimplementation of conditional movement control order (CMCO) from 5 till 18 March 2021, we are providing this update to our postgraduate community outlining latest news and information from us at the Graduate School. The University is regularly updating advice and general FAQs on COVID-19 on its web page. See more …

Online course: An introduction to Hearing Science

This post is advertised on behalf of Lauren V Hadley, Senior Research Fellow – UKRI Future Leader Fellow, School of Medicine, University of Nottingham (UoN).  This online course is an introduction to hearing science, and is open to anybody across the UoN campuses who is interested (including people from within hearing science, but also those …

Graduate School Bulletin, March 2021

Issue 02/21 (30) This bulletin provides monthly updates on upcoming events and activities by the Graduate School. Researcher training courses Researcher Development Programme (RDP) We are offering the following RDP courses in March 2021 via Microsoft Teams. Date Time Course Monday 1 March 2021 10am – 12nn Nature of the PhD and the Supervision Process Tuesday …

Jump-starting your research degree

Empowering your postgraduate research journey and ambition The needs of the postgraduate research community are at the heart of what we do at the Graduate School. Our exclusive training and development provision includes over 60 specialist courses and researcher mobility funding. We also provide a training and development hub which offers dedicated social and study …

COVID-19: Graduate School updates (17 February 2021)

Ref. UNM/GS/COVID-19/48/17/02/21 In light of the movement control order (MCO) extension till 4 March 2021, we are providing this update to our postgraduate community outlining latest news and information from us at the Graduate School. The University is regularly updating advice and general FAQs on COVID-19 on its web page. See more More detailed guidance for …

COVID-19: Graduate School updates (3 February 2021)

Ref. UNM/GS/COVID-19/47/03/02/21 In light of the movement control order (MCO) extension till 18 February 2021, we are providing this update to our postgraduate community outlining latest news and information from us at the Graduate School. The University is regularly updating advice and general FAQs on COVID-19 on its web page. See more More detailed guidance for …

Call for nominations: Postgraduate Awards 2021

The nomination call for our annual Postgraduate Awards is now open. The awards recognise accomplishments in research, publications, conferences and contributions to the postgraduate community. Nomination is done through HOS/HOD and each school/department can only nominate one student. PGR students can nominate themselves to HOS/HOD for consideration. The assessment criteria are outlined in the nomination …

Graduate School Bulletin, February 2021

Issue 01/21 (29) This bulletin provides monthly updates on upcoming events and activities by the Graduate School. Research training courses Researcher Development Programme (RDP) We are offering the following RDP course in February 2021 via Microsoft Teams. Date Time Course Wednesday 3 February 2021 10am – 12nn Introduction to the Skills of Teamwork for Researchers …