Support for your Research

As a postgraduate researcher at Birmingham, you have access to a range of tailor-made services to support your study, develop your skills and strengthen your career prospects.

We understand the differing needs of students within our large and diverse postgraduate researcher (PGR) community, and our services are designed to be flexible and accessible to all.

There is a wide range of formal training available to postgraduate researchers, including both face-to-face workshops and online courses, delivered within schools and departments or centrally offered by the University Graduate School, a dedicated hub for our postgraduate researchers.

Our Graduate School

Find out more about our specialist facilities and services for researchers, based on campus at Westmere House.

students at westmere house

Career support for researchers

As well as all the support available to all of our postgraduate students, postgraduate researchers have some additional support available to help you further your career. Whether you are seeking an academic career or thinking of going into industry or starting a business, we have dedicated careers teams in the Careers Network and within the University Graduate School to help guide you.