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Support for Masters Students: Help


Support for Masters students

Are you a new Masters student? Do you want to prepare for the differences from undergraduate study? This guide will cover:

  • transition to Masters study
  • independent learning
  • critical thinking and writing

This advice includes both an online tutorial and a helpsheet.  

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Online tutorial for Support for Masters Students

If you cannot view the online tutorial below, go to the following web page

Helpsheet for Masters students

Expectations of Masters students (from University of Leeds)

Are you thinking about postgraduate study?

If you're still an undergraduate, you may find it useful to go along to one of the University's PG cafe sessions. Each month they focus on a different postgraduate theme and you can ask current students and recent graduates about their postgraduate experiences, as well as questioning experts in a relaxed environment. For more information, see


Further Reading

Using material on this page