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