Research Student Resources

Planning Ahead

Preparing for Examination


Submission dates for Autumn and Spring Graduations

Guide to assist research students preparing for the viva voce (oral) examination

Viva cards aim to help research students prepare for the viva examination by providing sample questions covering four key areas: introduction and context, methods, design and analysis, results and discussion and implications and utilisation.



DCU Careers Service


The DCU Careers Service is located in the Henry Grattan Building, Glasnevin Campus. See here for further information on the full range of services available to research students, or to make an appointment with a Careers Advisor. 



Online Tools for Career Planning



Online Career Planning Resources for Research Students




Information is available from the Registry website