Sources of Further Information

Students are also urged to make themselves aware of relevant institutional policies on the Senate Office website, the University’s research policies web page, and their Graduate School, School and/or Research Institute web pages.

Students may also wish to consult UK Research and Innovation (formerly RCUK) for further information on funder policies or links to other Research Councils.

About The Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework

The UK Quality Code for Higher Education

The UK Quality Code for Higher Education Advice and Guidance for Research Degrees

Academic Appeals:

Academic Policies:

Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS):

British Library online/Electronic Theses Online System (ETHOS):

University Regulations:

Careers Service:

Code of Conduct:

Code of conduct for the use of information technology facilities:  

Code of Good Practice in Research (PDF) 

Code of Policy & Procedures for Investigating Allegations of Misconduct in Research (PDF)

Code of Practice on Unacceptable Behaviour (PDF - Page 72)

Complaints Procedure:

The Concordat to Support Research Integrity 


Equality and Diversity Policy:

Equality and Diversity Unit:

E-thesis forms and guidance

Guidance notes for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy by Research (PDF)

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Policy:

Intellectual Property & Commercialisation Policy (PDF) 

Learning & Teaching Centre


Library e-thesis submission website:

MyCampus (The Student Record System) Log on via MyGlasgow:

PhD Regulations (PDF)

Plagiarism policy (PDF - Page 52)

Postgraduate Research (PGR) Code of Practice:

Postgraduate research entry requirements and online application:

Postgraduate Research Service:

QAA Website (Code of Practice for the assurance of academic quality and standards in higher education):

UKRI Policy and Frameworks 

UKRI researcher training and career development website

UKRI Training Grant Terms/Condtions and Guidance

Recruitment and International Office International Student Support Team:  

Registration Guide for new students:

Research Furth of Glasgow policy:

Research Policies:

Researcher Development website:  

Senate Office website:

Student Disability Service:

Student Policies (including Attendance Monitoring Policy & Absence Policy):

Student Representative Council (SRC): 

Student Representative Council (SRC) Advice Centre:

Student Representation and My Class Reps (formerly Student Voice)

Thesis formatting guidelines:

UK Quality Code for Higher Education

UK Research Councils (RCUK) Researcher Development Statement (Click to download PDF)

University of Glasgow’s Strategic Plan Glasgow 2020: A Global Vision (PDF) 

Vitae website:

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