Support for students working on a PhD or MPhil programme is an important part of the academic environment.
Handbook for PhD and MPhil students in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures.
The following are extracts from A Code of Practice for Supervisors and Research Students, June 2014
The progress of postgraduate research students must be reviewed for each year of the programme. Progress is assessed at nine to 12 month intervals until thesis submission.
Information on applying for Interruptions of Study, Extensions and Leave of Absence.
If you are presenting a paper at a conference you may be eligible for help with funding.
Graduate School community
We have a vibrant academic postgraduate community within the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures and there are many opportunities to get involved.
As a postgraduate in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures you will have access to a variety of School, College and University facilities as well as many within the city of Edinburgh.
Information for any student undertaking a period of study abroad.
PhD student profiles
We have a large and diverse body of PhD students. Profiles for some of them are listed here.
Careers Advice for PhD students
Skills development support
Research Ethics Policy and Procedures