Support for postgraduate researchers with a disability

The term “disability” covers areas such as: 

  • hearing and visual impairments 
  • mental health difficulties 
  • specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia 
  • mobility impairments 
  • Autistic Spectrum disorders 
  • Long term medical conditions such as asthma, epilepsy, diabetes, cancer and HIV 

Disclosing a disability

If you have any of the above which may have a disabling impact on your studies, please read through this page to see what help and assistance is available here at the University of Birmingham. 

Information for staff and postgraduate researchers


Professional Services