‌‌‌‌‌‌POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH DEGREES - POLICY AND PROCEDURE HANDBOOKS

The purpose of the handbooks are to provide postgraduate research students, supervisors and College staff with the necessary information to ensure best practice in the administration of the research degree process within the College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences (CMNHS).  Individual handbooks are available for the following degrees and click on the name of the programme to view/save the current handbook (PDF). 

Structured PhD Handbook

Non Structured PhD Handbook Structured MD Handbook  Non Structured MD Handbook Research Master Handbook


These guidelines should be used in conjunction with the College Calendar ( click here), the University Guidelines for Research Degree Programmes ( click here) and the University General Calendar ( click here).

 Where local guidelines and timelines are in place within Schools, disciplines or group, they should complement the requirements and processing guidelines outlined within the handbooks and the University guidelines.

Frequently used forms 

RARD FORM V.5.0

(Recommendation of Admission onto a Research Degree Programme)

See Handbooks - Section 7

Transfer Request Form

OFF CAMPUS FORM

See Handbooks - Section 11 or 12   

Article based PhD_MD Click 

Publication Guidelines for Staff & Students

ICAT Students Flowchart for Registration