Graduate School Newsletter, October 2022

Nucleus Issue 04/22 (48) The needs of the postgraduate and early career researcher community are at the heart of what we do at the Graduate School. Read on for all the latest news from us. News and guidance Vote for our 3MT® winner at U21 Final! Our very own Chen Hui Ling from the School …

Vote now for our 3MT® Winner at the U21 Final!

UoN 3MT® 2022 Competition Announcement of tri-campus winner We are pleased to announce that our University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) winner has won the tri-campus round of the Three Minute Thesis competition (3MT®). Our very own Chen Hui Ling from the School of Environmental and Geographical Sciences won with a presentation of her PhD thesis Microplastics – The invisible hazard which aims …

Reminder: UNM Postgraduate & Early Career Researcher Conference 2022

*Call for abstracts is still open for our inaugural UNM Postgraduate & Early Career Researcher Conference. Register and submit your extended abstract by Friday 30 September 2022.  Nurturing Impactful Research for the Future 29 & 30 November 2022 9.30am – 5pm University of Nottingham Malaysia We are pleased to announce our inaugural UNM Postgraduate & …

Resumption of full physical mode for Graduate School training provisions

In light of the University’s full resumption of face-to-face learning, we at the Graduate School are reverting fully to physical sessions on campus for all our training provisions for postgraduate students, with effect from October 2022. Our postgraduate students, including international students, are expected to make the necessary arrangements to attend our training courses on campus. With …

Graduate School Bulletin, September 2022

Bulletin Issue 06/22 (42) The needs of the postgraduate and early career researcher community are at the heart of what we do at the Graduate School. Read on for all the latest news from us. News and guidance  Winners announced: UNM 2022 3MT® The average doctoral thesis would take 9 hours to present. They only …

Call for participation: Postgraduate Showcase 2022

Present your research poster  Present a poster that clearly describes your research to an intelligent audience with no prior knowledge in your research area, and stand a chance to win RM1,000 prize award! Our Postgraduate Showcase is a great opportunity for postgraduate researchers like you to share with us the impact of your research, refine …

New module: Research Methodology

New module coming soon in October 2022 As part of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) requirements for higher education institutions to have a structured and centralised Research Methodology course for all postgraduate research (PGR) students – PhD, MRes and MPhil, we will conduct a Research Methodology module composing of several workshops for all our PGR …

Our upcoming Research Supervisor Series: Attracting and appointing strong doctoral candidates

Our training provision for research supervisors The University is committed to developing and maintaining the highest standards in doctoral supervision. As part of the *Malaysia Qualifications Agency (MQA) requirements for all postgraduate research (PGR) supervisors to attend to attend supervisory training sessions, we at the Graduate School have put together some of the most relevant topics to …

2nd reminder call for abstracts: UNM Postgraduate & Early Career Researcher Conference 2022

Nurturing Impactful Research for the Future 29 & 30 November 2022 9.30am – 5pm University of Nottingham Malaysia We are pleased to announce our 1st UNM Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Conference to be held on 29 & 30 November 2022. The aim of this conference is to bring together research scholars from multiple disciplines …

Winners announced in UNM 2022 3MT®

If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough. – Albert Einstein The ability to communicate effectively is perhaps one of the most important life skills. Also important, especially in research and academia, is the ability to simplify – to take the complicated and explain it simply and in an interesting way. …