October 13, 2020, by Lisa Chin

C0VID-19: Graduate School updates (13 October 2020)

Ref. UNM/GS/C0VID-19/41/13/10/20

C0VID-19: Graduate School updates (13 October 2020)

We have been monitoring updates on C0VID-19 closely and in light of the conditional movement control order (CMCO) as well as campus closure from 14 – 27 October 2020, we are providing our postgraduate community this one-off update of how we at the Graduate School will be operating in the next two weeks.

The University is regularly updating advice and general FAQs on C0VID-19 on its web page. See more

The Vice Provost (Research and Knowledge Exchange) is also contributing to a more detailed page with guidance for postgraduate research students and research staff. See more

Training and development

Our training courses will go on as originally planned

Find out more information about our training and development provision for the whole of this month through our Graduate School Newsletter, Nucleus issue 04/20 (40).

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Weekly update of upcoming courses

Researcher Development Programme (RDP)

Light Your Fire – Motivational Tools for Researchers

  • Wednesday 14 October 2020, 10am – 12nn

  • This course will explore procrastination and discuss time management techniques.

  • Sign up

Preparing for the Viva

  • Tuesday 27 October 2020,10am – 12nn

  • This course will delve into the main purposes of viva, its process and criteria as well as some key skills to consider in the lead up to, and during the viva itself.

  • Sign up

Supplementary course

Journal Editorial

  • Wednesday 28 October 2020, 2pm – 4pm

  • This workshop will delineate the steps of the publication process from choosing the journal to the acceptance of the manuscript.

  • Sign up

Get in touch & stay connected

Contact us

We will continue to provide succinct news, information and updates on our training and development opportunities for our postgraduate community through our monthly e-newsletter. The next one will be delivered to your inbox before the end of this month.

Please do not hesitate to reach out if you need any other clarifications or support from us via email to graduateschool@nottingham.edu.my.

In the meantime, please continue to observe and follow the safety advice and precautionary measures by our local authorities and University.

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