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Course Detail

DC001 - PhD Supervision Training for New Supervisors

This is a new one day programme for academic staff from all 3 Faculties who will be supervising PhD Students.

This course is intended for those completely new to PhD supervision. If you have previously supervised a PhD student to successful completion, either at QMUL or another UK university, then ask your Director of Graduate Studies about Supervisor update training.

The session will provide an overview of the responsibilities of PhD supervisors, highlight good supervisory practice and provide an update of College regulations and its code of practice in relation to PhD supervision.

This is a Doctoral College course. For any questions please contact: doctoralcollege@qmul.ac.uk


By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Supervise a PhD student at QMUL

Provided by: Doctoral College


Date: Tuesday 3 March 2020

Venue: Graduate Centre 2.22, Graduate Centre, Mile End

Time: 10:00 - 16:00


  • Dr P Allen
  • Prof A Armstrong
  • Dr E Rizvi