Postgraduate Research Students
Research degree handbooks
- 2016/17 School Postgraduate Handbook
- College Research Handbook
- QM Doctoral College
- 1st Year Progression - Information can be found in section 4.5 of the School Postgraduate Handbook (above)
Training and Resources
Funding for Conferences/Travel/Training
The QMUL Postgraduate Research Fund is open to all Postgraduate Research students at QMUL and is designed to support travel and other expenses (although not consumables and equipment) related to the student’s doctoral studies.
Doctoral College Initiative Fund
The Doctoral College Initiative Fund (DCIF) is designed to support and promote creative and imaginative activities organised by postgraduate research students which will enhance their research experience, intellectual and/or professional development.
Guidelines, tips for submitting a successful application, and application forms can be found here.
As an IOP member you can apply for a grant of up to £250 to help you attend physics-related events or conferences that you might not otherwise be able to go to because you care for someone else.
Research Degree Examinations
- Handbook for Demonstrators & Markers
IT and Computing
Note: Computing options and tutorials are accumulating on this Wiki. Please re-visit for up to date information.
How to add additional content to your contact page.
Working after your studies
Click on the link to see a summary of the main options for international students who wish to remain in the UK to work after studies. The Doctorate Extension Scheme must be applied for anytime within the 60 days immediately before your award date.
MSc and PG Certificate Students
MSc Physics & MSc Physics (Euromasters)
MSc Astrophysics & PGCert
Attendance and Extenuating CircumstancesYou are expected to attend a minimum of 70% of a modules' lectures but if you are going to be absent for any reason, you must submit the online absence report form
Ways to give Feedback
Advice and Guidance
- MSc Physics & Physics (Euromasters) Programme Director - Dr Rodolfo Russo
- MSc Astrophysics Programme Director - Professor Carl Murray
QMUL Student Guide
Each year Queen Mary publishes a student guide covering key policies and procedures for students, plus some general information about the university. The 2016-2017 issue can be found here.