The department is well known to provide excellent facilities and opportunities for its postgraduate students. These include
A computer for each postgraduate student (Masters and Phd) for their sole use during candidature
and, in particular, a new computer for each PhD student for their sole use during candidate that they have the option to purchase at the successful end of their degree.
See the department Desktop policy and Policy on computer write-offs for more details.
The department licences a comprehensive list of software for use by staff and postgrads
The opportunity to travel to conferences to give talks and presentations, and to collaborate with national and international academics is strongly encouraged by the department.
There is a Research Support Scheme set up by the department to assist in funding. Students need to discuss funding with their supervisor first. Various university schemes exist such as MATS and others.
The policy on the department's scheme is recommended reading before applying.
The application form in Word and PDF format are hereby linked!
Maurice Belz Trust - how to apply (Word application form)