News & Events
Are you based at the Heath Park Campus? We offer some of our most popular workshops at the Heath Park campus for your convenience, including Rapid Reading, Presentation Skills, EndNote and more. For more information and to book your place, click here.
Presentation Club Practice makes perfect, so the University Graduate College will be hosting a regular session for those students who wish to have the opportunity to practice their presentation skills. Run over lunchtimes, you will be able to rehearse a pre-prepared 5 minute presentation and receive feedback from staff and peers. Anyone who feels they [...]
We are extremely pleased to present our brand new University Graduate College Programme Brochure, which can be viewed as a Z-Mag here, or downloaded in PDF format below. Students will also be receiving a hard copy via their School very soon. We are excited to say this year’s Programme is our biggest and best yet. [...]
Are you a new PGR student? Our Starting Out induction event is an enjoyable opportunity to meet other research students and begin to develop those important personal and professional networks. It provides an introduction to research at Cardiff University, including rights and responsibilities, the facilities and services offered by the University Graduate College and presentations [...]
R for Data Analysis and Graphics Wednesday 12 June, 1pm Heath Park Campus Cochrane Building Health Library IT room 1.06 or Cardiff Business School room F44 at 4 p.m. ‘R’ Is free software for data analysis and graphics that works with Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. In these 1.5 hour sessions, interdisciplinary group members [...]
Open Access Publishing Workshop Friday 24 May, 10.30am – 12.30pm Bute Building, Room 1.50 This workshop is open to all authors, researchers, and research students who would like to know what they can expect from publishers with regards to Open Access, and what they can ask for. The workshop will be presented by Wilma Mossinck [...]
The Sustainability Science Summer School provides a unique and high quality research training forum for interdisciplinary doctoral and postdoctoral researchers in the field of sustainability science and place-making. It is is open to PhD students from ALL disciplines. This Summer School will give PhD students exposure to high quality research being conducted on sustainability from [...]
EXTRA PLACES ADDED! Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Biological & Health Sciences) Friday 19 April
We have added some extra places for tomorrow’s Exploring Career Options Beyond Academia (Biological & Health Sciences) event, which runs from 13.45 – 17.00 in the Main Building. To book a place, click here or call 029 2087 9408.
In Spring 2012, the University Graduate College piloted a scheme to assist PGRs with gaining sufficient teaching experience in their applications for Associate Fellow Status recognition from the Higher Education Academy. Following the success of the pilot scheme, we are pleased to announce that a regular Support Scheme is now in place. For further information, [...]
Tuesday 30 April 2013, 16:00 -18:00 Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Bute Building This entertaining event aims to de-mystify the PhD viva by providing an example of a ‘good viva’ and a ‘bad viva’. A team of staff from the sciences will take on the roles of Chairman of Examiners, Internal Examiner, External Examiner, PhD Candidate [...]