Doctoral Academy

The Doctoral Academy is the interdisciplinary focal point for postgraduate researchers at the University of Dundee.

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What we do

We work in partnership with other departments to provide equity of experience for postgraduate researchers across the University. This is to ensure you thrive during your time with us.
Learn more about the Doctoral Academy

Interested in a research degree?

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We have a large choice of potential opportunities, with supervision from experts in their fields. Explore your options and learn more about how to apply.

Research opportunities

Looking for financial support?

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Funding may be available for your project, but not all defined projects have funding associated with them. We have resources to help you explore your options for financing your research degree.

Find research degree funding and financial support

Developing as a researcher

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Build the skills you need to excel in your current research and your future career. We will support you in your personal and professional development through workshops, seminars, online resources, and public engagement opportunities.

Discover training and development opportunities

Best practice for supervisors

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The Doctoral Academy ensures the provision of high-quality supervision for all postgraduate researchers. We support academics from all disciplines as they develop their supervisory skills.

Find guidance for good supervisory practice

Need information or guidance?

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The Doctoral Academy, in partnership with your School and Professional Services, is here to help you at every stage of your doctoral journey.

Resources and support for postgraduates