A doctoral dissertation is a challenging undertaking requiring determination, persistence and resilience over a long time: often four to six years’ of study or more.

In this webinar, Professor Niamh Brennan will discuss her top 20 PhD rules to help students successfully navigate this challenge.

The 20 rules are drawn from her landmark paper "100 PhD rules of the game to successfully complete a doctoral dissertation".

Professor Brennan has assembled her "100 PhD rules of the game" from working with masters and doctoral students over many years.


About Candidature management

Undertaking a research degree is a huge commitment and requires many skills. Gaining an understanding of these techniques and strategies early, will assist you to complete and submit your thesis efficiently. 

Your first step in managing your candidature is ensuring you attend the compulsory HDR orientation session

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