Preparing for your viva

The viva is an important part of the assessment for your research programme. This workshop and/or online course will demystify the process so you know what to expect on the day. It also covers strategies to help you prepare for the viva, including advice on how to deal with difficult questions.

Workshop dates

Workshops will be held on the following dates.  Please follow the link for your preferred date to book your place:

Please note: all our workshops are subject to a minimum registration requirement. If this is not met the workshop will be cancelled and you will be offered a place on an alternate date where available.

Online course

Postgraduate researchers with disabilities

Please contact if you have any support requirements resulting from a physical, sensory or hidden disability, mental health or a specific learning difficulty. We would be happy to provide assistance to ensure your time with us is enjoyable.


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