Postgraduate training programmes must provide appropriate opportunities for students to become effective researchers,to enhance their employability and assist their career progress after completion of their degree.
Statement of Expectations for Doctoral Training
Research Councils UK (RCUK) has unveiled its Statement of Expectations for Doctoral Training, which sets out common principles for all Research Council-funded students.
The single statement provides clarity on expectations of research organisations, students and their training environment.
Common Studentships Language
Research Councils UK (RCUK) has set out Common Terminology for the different approaches to funding postgraduate training taken by the Research Councils. It provides clarity and consistency for postgraduate students and higher education institutions.