Institute for Academic Development
Institute for Academic Development

Courses & events

Courses on research planning, communication and IT skills, and professional development. Online courses on academic writing and research data management.

Our training focusses on helping you plan and manage your research, plus developing useful transferable professional skills.

Humanities & Social Sciences

Training courses for Masters by Research students in the College of Humanities & Social Science. Topics: research planning; professional development; writing and communication.

MVM

Training courses for Masters by Research students in the College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine. Topics: research planning; professional development; writing and communication.

CSE

Training courses for Masters by Research students in the College of Science & Engineering. Topics: research planning; professional development; writing and communication.

Booking a course

Booking instructions, and course cancellation protocol, for the majority of our courses.

Eligibility criteria

Detailed information on eligibility and course etiquette.

Contact information

We're here to discuss your training needs, and to answer questions you have about our skills courses.

Data management training

About MANTRA, a new online course in research data management.

Academic writing

We have helped develop an online resource, e-Writing, designed to support postgraduate level academic writing skills.