Postgraduate research

The Directorate of Quality Enhancement and Standards has a responsibility for the following aspects of postgraduate research degree provision:

  • Validation and review of doctoral provision
  • Annual review of postgraduate research degrees
  • External examiner appointment and reports
  • Maintenance of the Regulations and Code of practice for research degrees
  • Oversight of collaborative arrangements for postgraduate research programmes
  • Advice and guidance to staff on postgraduate research student registrations

Further information can be found in the following reference documents:


Code of practice and guidance documents