We need your help! This is your chance to tell us what you think about postgraduate research student life at Edinburgh.
The University participates in the Postgraduate Research Experience Survey (PRES). This national survey is run by the Higher Education Academy (HEA) every two years.
PRES 2013 is now closed.
Many thanks to all those who responded. The University will analyse the data to look at how we can enhance the postgraduate research student experience and share what we are already doing well.
Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS) 2013
If you are a member of research staff, and employed primarily to conduct research, you should complete the Careers in Research Online Survey (CROS). CROS is a national survey run every two years.
The Vitae report on 2011 results is available here:
Principal Investigators and Research Leaders Survey (PIRLS) 2013
If you are a Principal Investigator (PI) or personally responsible for the management of research staff and/or the supervision of postgraduate researchers then you should complete the Principal Investigators and Research Leaders Survey (PIRLS). PIRLS is a national survey run every two years.
The Vitae Report on the 2011 national results of PIRLS is available here:
The national results for the 2011 survey are available on the Higher Education Academy's website.
In previous PRES surveys students said they wanted more provision of induction, training and support.
This article was published on Aug 5, 2013