NERC students: terms and conditions, training requirements, allowances, stipends and fees

Read terms and conditions for your studentship.

Personal and technical skills training requirements

All research students should receive appropriate training in technical and personal skills.

The Researcher Development Statement (RDS) (takes you to the Vitae website) explains the knowledge, behaviours and attributes of effective and highly skilled researchers. These are useful for a wide range of careers.

Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSA)

If you have a disability, you may be entitled to DSA.

Read further guidance on DSA and a claim form.

Stipend levels and indicative fees

Find information about stipend and fee levels for the current academic year.

Last updated: 28 June 2022

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