Research postgraduate courses usually last a number of years, depending on the level of qualification. The main characteristic of a research postgraduate course is that you will complete an original and independent piece of research, which may be in a specialised area related to your undergraduate degree.
Working in Academia
Information and advice about entering a career in academia.
Working outside Academia
Information and advice about entering employment in your sector of choice.
Starting your own Business
Information and advice about becoming an entrepreneur.
Networking for postgraduate students
Tips for successful networking.
Planning & Managing your Research & your Career (PhD Students)
Date: Hilary Term 2018
A variety of workshops from the Planning and Managing Your Research and Your Career module for research PhD students in all disciplines will be delivered by Student Learning Development and the Careers Advisory Service this year.
They will take place on various dates throughout the term.
These face-to-face workshop sessions cover:
* To attend workshops run by the Careers Advisory Service you will need to register your place at MyCareer.
Please see www.tcd.ie/Student_Counselling/student-learning/postgraduate/events/phdmodule/ for details of workshop dates/times and to register to attend.
IT Training Courses (e.g. Planning Thesis Production) - please see http://www.tcd.ie/itservices/training/index.php for details, dates and to sign-up.
SLD Workshops (Approaches to Literature Reviewing) – please see http://student-learning.tcd.ie/postgraduate/events/workshops/ for details and dates.
Library Workshops (e.g. EndNote) – please see https://www.tcd.ie/library/support/skills-training.php