Graduate School

What's happening?

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Our network of specialist staff are always looking to develop and highlight transformative opportunities to postgraduate resarchers who wish to excel in their chosen field.

We want you to be able to make informed and timely decisions about your professional development. In addition to the news and information provided on this web page you will also receive monthly emails which contain lots of useful information and the latest opportunities. You can also engage with us on social media and through our website.



Postgraduate Welcome Programme

Monday 23 September - Friday 27 September
Various times and locations

Postgraduate welcome presentations are an opportunity for postgraduates to hear about how the Graduate School can support you with training and development opportunities, placements and even help with small-scale funding to support your researcher development.

Find out more about Postgraduate Welcome


Responsible Research and Innovation Conference 2019

Tuesday 22 October
East Midlands Conference Centre

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This inaugural one-day conference forms a part of the University’s response to the EPSRC and the Horizon 2020 requirements for training in Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) for all funded researchers. The EPSRC’s framework, ‘AREA’, asks researchers to anticipate, reflect, engage with, and respond to a broader range of people with an interest in research and innovation. Researchers based within STEM and Social Science disciplines are strongly encouraged to attend.

Register to attend


The Graduate School

The University of Nottingham
A floor, Highfield House
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Tel: +44 (0) 115 846 8400