A variety of resources are available to support Post Graduate Research students.

Regulations for Research Degrees

For the awards of Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Business Administration, Doctor of Counselling Psychology, Master of Philosophy, Masters by Research.

NEW Research Degree Regulations 2019-20 (available soon)

Code of Practice for Students 2019-20 (available soon)

Previous years

Framework for Research Governance

Including information on research integrity, ethics and research data management.

Framework for Research Governance

Other Useful Regulations & Policies

For information on Academic Misconduct, Student Conduct, Appeals and Complaints, and General Data Protection Regulations please visit Academic Registry

Student Intellectual Property

Video Resources

The Good Supervision Video

The Good Doctorate Video - How to Complete It On Time

The Good Upgrade Video...A Wake-Up Call

The Good Viva Video

Final version of thesis

For professional thesis binding please visit USW Print and Design

Forms to accompany final version of thesis:

Candidate declaration form

Submission of Thesis to the British Library

Submission of Thesis to the University Library and Repository