Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Personal Tutoring guidance

Guidance & materials for Personal Tutors, Senior Tutors, Student Support Teams, Postgraduate Programme Directors, and staff offering academic & pastoral support to students.

Important note

The personal tutoring systems is currently under review:

We are leaving these pages in place in the meantime as some of the resources may still be useful.


Frequently asked questions

We have collected answers and web links for some of the questions asked by personal tutors, student support teams and others providing academic and pastoral support to students.

Individual meetings

Guidance and suggestions for running one to one meetings with your personal tutees.

Group meetings

Guidance and suggestions for Personal Tutors on running personal tutee group meetings.

Adaptable resources

Adaptable materials Personal Tutors (and others) can use with your students.

Trust, confidentiality & record keeping

Information for Personal Tutors and developing trust, confidentiality, and keeping appropriate records.

Graduate Attributes

Resources introducing and supporting the role of Graduate Attributes in personal tutoring.