ESRC resources

Postgraduate research collaboration

Through collaboration between postgraduate students and non-academic organisations, partners learn about each other’s expertise, share knowledge and gain an appreciation of different professional cultures. 

Our Postgraduate collaboration section provides information and guidance on a range of collaborative opportunity ideas, and case study examples of our students’ experiences.

Making an impact with your research

  • Our impact toolkit provides guidance on how to achieve maximum impact for your research.
  • Our media training courses provide you with the basic skills you need for working with the press
  • The LSE Impact Blog provides useful information on how to achieve impact

Other resources for PhD students

Careers advice

  • University and College Union has a range of resources and information about developing your university career
  • jobs.ac.uk lists academic jobs and information about how postgraduates can improve their future employability
  • Prospects has advice and information to support graduates and postgraduates