Handbooks and Policies

The University has prepared several publications, handbooks and documents to help guide Researchers through their degree programmes.

Research Studies Guide

Ulster's Research Studies Guide

Information for External Examiners

Information for External examiners of research degrees at Ulster including what to expect and a comprehensive guide on how to use PhD Manager.

Terms & Conditions for DfE Studentships

Terms and conditions for DfE studentships

Terms & Conditions for Vice-Chancellor's Research Studentships

Terms and conditions for VCRS scholarships

Doctoral College Board

Information on Ulster's Doctoral College Board

PhD Researcher Charter

PhD Researcher Charter

Collaborative Arrangements

Guidance on drawing up contracts for both collaborative and joint degree programmes.

Supervisor Guidance and Resources

Sources of guidance and available resources for supervisors

Standards of Professional Conduct for PhD Researchers

Guidance on standards of professional conduct for PhD researchers