About Us

The Graduate School is the home for a range of postgraduate research degree programmes and provides overarching support for postgraduate researchers across the University. It brings postgraduate researchers together from a wide variety of disciplines into one community for a range of development opportunities and mentoring.

  • A one-stop shop for advice and guidance on postgraduate research degree programmes and regulations
  • Overseeing the research student journey from application through to award
  • Engaging with our cadre of experienced research staff to deliver credible, high quality skills development opportunities for postgraduate researchers
  • Supporting and developing supervisors, examiners and viva chairs
  • Pathways for experience in external engagement

General enquiries

Email us: gradschool@southwales.ac.uk

Drop in: 8 Forest Grove, Treforest (10am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm daily, closed on Wednesday afternoon).

Registration and progression

Computing, Engineering and Science:

Llinos Spargo 
Email: llinos.spargo@southwales.ac.uk
Tel: 01443 483568

Business, Humanities and Social Sciences:

Alison Crudgington 
Email: alison.crudgington@southwales.ac.uk
Tel: 01443 654269

Creative Industries and Life Sciences / Education:

Jane MacCuish 
Email: jane.maccuish@southwales.ac.uk
Tel: 01443 482788

Thesis submission and examinations

Sally Davies (Graduate School Examinations Officer)
Email: sally.davies@southwales.ac.uk
Tel: 01443 482692 

Graduate School Manager

Dr Elaine Huntley (Graduate School Manager)
Email: elaine.huntley@southwales.ac.uk
Tel: 01443 482881