The PhD journey can be an extremely isolated one, and students are often not aware of all the various resources at their disposal. If you have recently started your PhD and have felt this disillusionment, then take note.
Hosted annually by the Centre for Higher Education Development (CHED), the workshop aims to introduce first year PhD students to various resources available at UCT, as well as to provide a platform for students to build supportive relationships with peers. This year will see the assembly of the Careers Service, ICTS, UCT Libraries, The writing Centre, Doctoral Degrees Board, International Academic Programs Office (IAPO), Postgraduate Centre and Funding Office and Postgraduate Literacies. (more…)