On this website students will find:

Templates and examples, such as a blank personal development analysis, to give you practical, hands-on tools that you can use to map your own doctoral journey.

Weblinks to help you find handy resources on a range of topics, from researching sources of funding to guidance on doing a viva.

Case studies from over 20 postgraduate researchers enable you to explore the diversity of student experiences while studying for a doctorate.

Just click on the links to the left.

For advice to support your studies visit the SAGE Study Skills website for videos, quizzes and tips to help with your essay and dissertation writing, presentations, literature reviews and more.

To learn more about the book, visit the SAGE Website.


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