Information for current postgraduates

Research training and professional development

Successful completion of a research degree involves a balance between the pursuit of your own research project, and training in the skills which enable you to become a more effective scholar, both now and in the future.

Research training

Training skills programmes will help you become a more effective scholar.

Language training

For students wishing to learn a new language, or to improve their language skills, training courses are available.

Professional development

Our range of workshops offer study skills and professional development advice and you can also draw on support offered in the wider University.

Field schools

Various archaeological field schools are offered by academic members of staff in both Archaeology and Classics.

Widening horizons

Further information about opportunities to work in non-academic institutions and studying overseas during your PhD.