PGR Support

The University and the Doctoral College offers a range of support to Postgraduate Researchers. Below you can find information on the services available to you throughout your research degree. A full list of all the student services available at the University of Exeter can be viewed in the Universities A-Z. 

Careers Support

Our dedicated careers support and resources for PGRs are vital in helping you throughout your degree as well as planning for beyond.   

Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity

The Unviersity of Exeter is an inclusive community, where everyone has the right to be treated with respect. We are committed to promoting Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity.


Your feedback is importance to us and helps to shape the PGR experience. There are several ways you can give feedback including throguh PRES, AMR and PGR LFs. 

Fees and Funding

There are several funding options in place to help support your research while at the University of Exeter. 

Guild - The SU

For those based on either Streatham or St Luke's the Guild is here to represent you while those based in Penryn or Truro have the SU

Health and Wellbeing

There is a wide range of Health and Wellbeing support available to you as a Postgraduate Researcher through out your research degree. 

International Support

The International student support team provides advice to new and current international PGRs across all campuses. 

IT Support

There is a wide range of IT Support available to PGRs at the University of Exeter.


The PGR LibGuide helps you to find out all about the Library services and support available to PGRs.


You can find out the latest PGR news in our Newsletters, Blog and on our Twitter.

Peer Support Network

Our Peer Support Networks are here to support you through out your degree and is a chance for you to meet other PGRs. 

Pre-arrival Information

Our Pre-arrival webpages will guide you through what you need to prepare before starting at the University. 

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant (PTA)

HR able to give advice and guidance on Postgraduate Teaching Assistant (PTAs) employment.

Research Culture

Get involved with your PGR community via the PG societies and through the various seminar series.  

Training and Development

Our researcher development programme is here to support your training and development as PGR at Exeter.