The Research Degrees Team in the Research School is responsible for the administration of the research degree programme in sponsoring establishments and implements policy developed by the Research Degrees Committee.
Its main areas of activity can be summarised as:
The Research Degrees Team in the Research School should be the first point of contact for questions about registration, fee liability and such matters that canít be answered by the research degree coordinator in your sponsoring establishment. It can also refer queries to other parts of the University if necessary.
The Research School plays a major role in events, projects and initiatives to improve the quality of the Universityís research degree provision and the experience of its research students.
The Research School welcomes suggestions and comments about its role and how it can help to improve the quality of Open University research degree study.