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Researcher Development

Researcher Development offers a wide range of training courses in skills ranging from constructing an e-portfolio to proofreading and voice training. For example, they offer a multi-session programme in academic writing. They also provide individual academic coaching sessions. You can use these to discuss work-related issues and receive one-to-one help and guidance.

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Researcher Development also offers the Researcher Development Online Writing Programme which is designed to help students ensure their writing is as effective as their research. The sessions range from starting out and challenges with grammar, to writing bids and grant applications.

The online portal, Warwick SkillsForge (, is a platform that supports the Researcher Development sessions and was launched to support your PGR development activities will allow you to complete a Development Needs Analysis (DNA), book onto training, record your own development activities (including a personal reflection on what you’ve learned) and will allow you to see all development opportunities you have undertaken.




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Progression and Examination

Expected Participation

Personal Development

Funding and Travel Support

University PG Research Support

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