PhD webinars

Our PhD webinar series is an opportunity for you to interact with staff and students to learn more about postgraduate research at the University of Surrey. Our live online events take place throughout the year and aim to answer the most common questions about undertaking a PhD.

Upcoming webinars

Take a look at our upcoming webinars to find out more and to register your place.

The PhD experience

We aim to demystify the PhD. What is the day-to-day experience of a PhD? What are the ups and downs? What motivates PhD students? What do PhD students go on to do after completing? Hear from current postgraduate researchers and learn more about the support offered from the Doctoral College, the Researcher Development Programme and our wider research community.

  • Date: Wednesday 17 February 2021
  • Time: 4pm–4:45pm

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The PhD experience: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

We’ll focus on the experience of undertaking a PhD in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. Join our live chat with staff and students to find out about PhD opportunities open to you, our research culture and our community.

  • Date: Wednesday 17 March 2021
  • Time: 4pm–4:45pm

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Funding your PhD

This webinar will provide you with an overview of funding types. We will run through some of the funded studentship opportunities available at the University of Surrey. 

  • Date: Wednesday 28 April 2021
  • Time: 4pm–4:30pm

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Applying for a PhD

Take a detailed look at how to apply for a PhD at the University of Surrey. You’ll be able to hear advice from academics and current postgraduate research students on finding and approaching a supervisor and preparing a research proposal.

  • Date: Wednesday 16 June 2021
  • Time: 4pm–4:30pm

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Contact us

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Doctoral College
Fifth Floor, University Library
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH