Support for students working on a PhD programme is an important part of the academic environment.
Introduction and Handbook
Handbook for PhD students in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures.
Where can I get help
How to get in touch with a range of services.
Supervision for PhD Students in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
Advice on what’s involved in Annual Reviews and how we’ll be reviewing your progress during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thesis submission and viva
Advice on how to submit your thesis and how we’ll be conducting vivas during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
Resources and Facilities
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.
Professional Development Programme
An overview of the professional development programme in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures.
PhD Students working as tutors
Information for PhD students who are taking on paid work at the University
Responsibilities of PhD students on engaging with their programme of study.
PhD student profiles
We have a large and diverse body of PhD students. Profiles for some of them are listed here.