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New Students

If you are arriving at Kent in September 2013, find out about Getting Started here.

Postgraduate Inductions

Find out about our Postgraduate Inductions Events for September 2013.

 

GradPost

The Autumn 2013 GradPost is now available electronically here! Hardcopies will be available soon.

Would you like to be involved in the GradPost? We are looking for students to join our GradPost editorial team from September
2013. If you are interested in joining the team or contributing to the new edition please contact Katie Watson in the
Graduate School (gradpost@kent.ac.uk)

 

Postgraduate Experience Awards

Applications are invited for the Postgraduate Experience Awards 2013-14.

Do you have a great idea for a Postgraduate event at Kent?
Apply for funding through the Postgraduate Experience Awards and your idea could become a reality!

Find out more and download an application form here

 

Synthesis Conference - Call For Papers

‘Synthesis’ is a one-day conference which will seek to examine critically what it means to work across disciplines; what the challenges and opportunities are of working in this way; what can be learned from each other, and what the future holds for interdisciplinary research.

Click here for more information

 

GradPost

The Summer 2013 GradPost is now available!

 

Postgraduate Research Festival

The third annual Postgraduate Research Festival took place on 18th June 2013  and was a great opportunity for all Postgraduate students at Kent, both Taught & Research, to showcase their research work to fellow students and academics and to listen to some interesting and stimulating talks.

 

ESRC Conference

20th June 2013

The South East Doctoral Training Centre (SEDTC) 2nd annual conference took place at the University of Kent on the 20th June 2013. The event was attended by Social Science PhD students, at Kent, Surrey, Royal Holloway and Reading.

To view the programme please click here.

 

Global Europe Workshop

The first workshop was held in Brussels on 27 June 2013. The second workshop will be held in Canterbury in September.

Click here for more information

 

Global Skills Award

The annual Reward Ceremony took place on 17 June 2013 for all the taught master's students who completed the award.

 

PGT Student Survey

The £10 Amazon voucher offer has been extended!  This means that if you complete the survey by the 17 May 2013 you will be eligible to receive a £10 Amazon voucher as a thank you. 

Please check your emails for information on how to complete the survey.

 

PGT Student Survey

Postgraduate Taught Student Survey is now available. Complete the survey by the end of 9 May 2013 you will be eligible to receive a £10 Amazon voucher as a thank you for completing this survey. 

Please check your emails for information on how to complete the survey.

 

EPSRC Month

Throughout May and June the Graduate School are hosting a series of events on Enterprise and Innovation funded by the EPSRC.

To find out more about the workshops available and how you can win £1000 click here.

 

Postgraduate Experience Award Winners round 2

The Graduate School is pleased to announce that the following applications were awarded funding in the 2012-13 second round:

 

  • Manila Castoro (PhD History and Philosophy of Art), Carolina Vasilikou (PhD Architecture) and Jonathan Ward (PhD Sociology) for their 'Artscapes: Urban Art and the Public' Conference
  • Lindsey Cox (PhD Medieval & Early Modern Studies) and Jenny Harmer (PhD English) for their 'Synthesis' conference

 

PGR Student Survey

The £10 Amazon voucher offer has been extended by 3 days!  This means that if you complete the survey by the end of 29th March 2013 you will be eligible to receive a £10 Amazon voucher as a thank you for completing this survey. 

Please check your emails for information on how to complete the survey.

 

Grad Post Spring Edition

The Spring 2013 Gradpost is now available

 

ESRC Conference

20th June 2013

The South East Doctoral Training Centre (SEDTC) 2nd annual conference will take place at the University of Kent. This event is open to all Social Science PhD students, at Kent, Surrey, Royal Holloway and Reading.

More information

 

Spring Term GTA Network meeting

Wednesday 27th March from 2.00 - 4.00pm in Darwin LT3

If you are a PGR Assistant Teacher come and talk to Diane Houston (Dean of the Graduate School) and Dr Peter Klappa (School of Biosciences), who will discuss his teaching experiences with you and offer guidance and advice.

For catering purposes, please can you confirm your attendance by emailing Carla Doolan at graduateschool@kent.ac.uk.

 

"Shut up and Write"

Postgraduate Experience Award winner, Hannah Perrin's SUAW workshop (funded by the Graduate School).

Struggling to get those pesky Words down on paper? Come along to Shut Up and Write!

See flyer for more details

 

Grad Post Winter Edition

The Winter 2012 Gradpost is now available

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated: 16/10/2013