The format of the assessment will vary depending upon discipline.

The Initial Skills Audit form should be completed on arrival; subsequent information on skills and training should be incorporated into the Research Student Routine Progress Review form.

The Year 1 assessment is one of the agreed progression criteria for maintaining standards in the Postgraduate Research School and beyond. It is essential for all first year students to undertake this assessment before they enter the second year of their degree programme.

Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Life Sciences & Medicine

Physical Sciences