Here you will find resources to support you as a newly enrolled doctoral researcher. These have been provided by presenters who contribute to the GS Arrivals Events in September 2022 and January 2023.

Further updates and the latest presentations will be added to this page during September 2022.

New Starter Checklist

New Starter Checklist September 2022

Welcome to the Graduate School

GS Arrivals Welcome Leigh Wilson Sept 2022

The Graduate School – How we support you

Graduate School Introduction – 22-09-22

The Doctoral Programme: understanding programme structure and progression

GS Arrivals Research Degree Programme Overview Leigh Wilson Sept 2022

The Virtual Research Environment (VRE)

The Virtual Research Environment – 22-09-22

Disability Learning Support 

If you have a disability, long term health condition or Specific Learning Difficulty (such as dyslexia or dyspraxia), we would recommend that you register with the Disability Learning Support (DLS) team in order to receive reasonable adjustments from the university.

You can either register online here by clicking on the Disability Support tab or book an appointment here: Disability advisor appointment , via email dls@westminster.ac.uk or by calling the team on 0203 506 8800

For further information about the support DLS offer, please look on our website here. Please get in touch if you have any questions.

Watch the introductory video from the team: https://youtu.be/gvZ1eFCrStY

Introduction to Resilience – Justin Haroun, UoW Centre for Resilience

Introduction to Library Services

Link to the recording in Panopto

Using the Westminster Archives – Anna McNally, University Records and Archives Team

Link to recording in Panopto


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