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Submission Deadlines and Important Dates

This is the timetable for postgraduate progress monitoring. Note that the Feedback Supervsior plays a key role in reviewing your progress and giving you feedback on your reports.

A detailed description of all tasks can be found in SkillsForge

All items should be sent to your reviewer by the deadlines below. Once your reviewer has provided feedback (please allow 2 weeks for this), please upload your work and include your feedback comments in SkillsForge.

If there is any reason why you cannot submit to your reviewer by these deadlines then you should discuss this with your Supervisor and obtain agreement from the Director for Graduate Studies.

Task

Reviewer

To be submitted to reviewer by:

MSc

Project Outline

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

 

30th October 2019

Equality and Diversity Training Course

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

 

30th October 2019

Anti-Plagiarism Course

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

 

30th October 2019

Project Risk Analysis

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

30th October 2019

Progress Report

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

1 April 2020

Interview with Director of Graduate Studies 

 

 

April/May 2020

PhD year 1

Project Outline

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

 

30th October 2019

Project Risk Analysis

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

30th October 2019

Teaching and Demonstrating Training

Submit in SkillsForge (this is compulsory for those who are teaching/demonstrating)

Postgraduate Coordinator

 

30th October 2019

Equality and Diversity Training Course

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

 

30th October 2019

Anti-Plagiarism Course

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

 

30th October 2019

Progress Report

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

 

1 April 2020

Interview with Director of Graduate Studies

 

April/May 2020

Produce and Maintain Conference Travel Budget

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

 

25th September 2020

Summary of one of the Department Seminars

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Produce a Webpage

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

25th September 2020

Review of Second Year Poster Presentation (held in May 2020/Or/Peer Observation of a Teaching Session

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

25th September 2020

Critical Review of Scientific Papers/Or/A Narrative Piece of Professional Practice in Teaching

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

25th September 2020

PhD year 2


Summary of Year 1 Progress

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

30th October 2019

Research Plan and Gantt Chart

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

 

30th October 2019

Complete Research Integrity Training

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

30th October 2019

Update Project Risk Assessment

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

30th October 2019

Research Poster Presentation

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

TBA May 2020

Maintaining a Travel Budget

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

25th September 2020

Plan a Group or Collaborator Meeting

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Planning to Attend an External Meeting

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Research Talk

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Summarise your Research for a Member of the General Public

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Update Research Webpage

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

25th September 2020

Critical Review

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

25th September 2020

Departmental Colloquia and Research Group Seminars

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

PhD year 3

Summary of Year 2 Progress

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

 

30th October 2019

Research Plan and Gantt Chart

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

 

30th October 2019

Update Project Risk Assessment

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

30th October 2019

Scientific Writing: Research Paper

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Multimedia Assignment

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

25th September 2020

Write a Press Release

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

25th September 2020

Present at a Conference/Meeting

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Attend a Networking Event

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th September 2020

Update Webpage

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

25th September 2020

Maintain Travel Budget

Submit in SkillsForge- no need to obtain feedback for this

Postgraduate Coordinator

25th September 2020

Department Colloquia and Research Group Seminars

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th of September 2020

Produce CV

Submit to your Supervisor, once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Supervisor

25th of September 2020

PhD year 4

Final Year Thesis Plan

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

30th October 2019

Progress Review

Submit to your Feedback Supervisor , once feedback has been received upload completed task and feedback in SkillsForge

Feedback Supervisor

Feb/March 2020

Submission Deadline

 

Ideally: End of funded period.
Latest: End of registration period, usually 4 years after start.

All dates apply to students starting a PhD or Masters between 1 June and 30 November. Progress monitoring dates for students who start their studies outside this period will be arranged and advised on an individual basis.