Postgraduate Research Student (PGR) Support

Please see below for all the ways you can get the information that you need. If your query is complicated, sensitive or particularly urgent, you can book an appointment to meet with a member of the PGR Support team. These meetings will normally be conducted by MS Teams, although there may be a small number of in-person slots available. 

To book a meeting with a member of the PGR Support team, please click here and select “Doctoral College” from the enquiry centre drop down at the top right of the screen (speech bubble icon).  Then click the “Book Appointment” button.  Alternatively, you can click the iExeter Help & Support tile and select “PGR Support” at the bottom of the list in the pop-up box. 

Programme-Specific Queries

For programme- and College-specific information, please refer to your College Handbook.

Effects of Covid-19

For information about how to mitigate the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on your programme, the Doctoral College has a comprehensive set of Frequently Asked Questions which you can access through a link on the Coronavirus advice page.

Generic or Routine Questions

Please email your PGR Support team on the following college-specific address. 

Please note, these teams are particularly busy at the beginning of the academic year; if you have emailed but have not yet received a response, and your query is becoming critical, please escalate your question to the PGR Support Officer for your college.  You can find details of your PGR Support Officer from the Doctoral College “About Us - People” page

Otherwise, a member of the team will respond to your email as soon as possible.

All Cornwall Students cornwall-pgr@exeter.ac.uk 
Business School uebs-pgradmin@exeter.ac.uk 
College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences emps-pgr@exeter.ac.uk 
College of Humanities humanities-gradschool@exeter.ac.uk
College of Life and Environmental Sciences cles-pgr-support@exeter.ac.uk 
College of Social Sciences and International Studies (Streatham) ssis-grs-streatham@exeter.ac.uk 
College of Social Sciences and International Studies (St Luke's) ssis-grs-stlukes@exeter.ac.uk 
College of Medicine and Health UEMS-graduateresearch@exeter.ac.uk 

Funding Questions

If you have a query about your funding, please contact the PGR Manager for your College: 

Business School a.stamps@exeter.ac.uk 
College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences stemm-pgr-manager@exeter.ac.uk 
College of Humanities m.t.hussey@exeter.ac.uk
College of Life and Environmental Sciences stemm-pgr-manager@exeter.ac.uk
College of Social Sciences and International Studies (Streatham) m.t.hussey@exeter.ac.uk
College of Social Sciences and International Studies (St Luke's) m.t.hussey@exeter.ac.uk
College of Medicine and Health stemm-pgr-manager@exeter.ac.uk

EI CDT:

Students can contact the CDT support team to request a meeting on ei@exeter.ac.uk.

Metamaterials CDT

Office hours by MS Teams chat:  2-4pm on Tuesday and Thursday.  

Students can also send emails or meeting requests for a time outside of the office hours to metamaterials@exeter.ac.uk.

Clinical Doctorates in Psychology

Students can contact the CEDAR support team on one of the following programme-specific email addresses:

- dclinpsy@exeter.ac.uk

- dclinprac@exeter.ac.uk

- dclinres@exeter.ac.uk