Doctoral training, development and opportunities

Make the most of your doctoral experience with these professional, personal and academic development opportunities.

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Celebrating the research of doctoral candidates and research masters students from across the University.

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A free year-long programme designed to help doctoral candidates from all disciplines develop entrepreneurial mindsets and skills.

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Multiple dates: Network with peers and listen to panels and professionals share knowledge on key doctoral topics.

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Multiple dates: Develop essential strategies and knowledge to help you better navigate - and succeed in! - your candidature.

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Candidates in a leacture theatre.

Multiple dates: Join us online for a regular kōrero about hot topics in doctoral programmes.

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Present your ideas about the future world of work to PwC and their clients to win world-class career development.

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Build a student-led, inclusive research community with support from the Creating Connections Grant. Funded by the School of Graduate Studies.

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Student studying.

Multiple dates: Te Tumu Herenga Libraries and Learning Services offers a comprehensive selection of academic workshops for doctoral candidates.

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Build a student-led, inclusive research community with financial support from the Creating Connections Grant.

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Brush up on your NVivo, SPSS and Word thesis formatting skills with these valuable workshops - offered free for all current postgraduates.

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This fun and frantic annual research communication competition challenges postgraduate research students to share their theses in just 180 seconds.

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The Centre for eResearch supports researchers with data management and computational issues through workshops, courses, software and one-on-one support.

Hōpara | Explore

The PGSA is your opportunity to connect with the University's diverse postgraduate community.

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The AUSA represents, supports and advocates for students across the University

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With over 200 clubs, societies and associations, you're sure to find some like-minded friends.

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