Academic Support

Study more effectively by developing your Academic Skills such as essay writing, dissertation preparation, critical thinking and presentation skills and assessing your Digital Capabilities.

If you want to book a 1 to 1 tutorial with either an academic skills tutor or librarian please use the LibCal online booking system. Take care to fill in the request form as clearly as you can and read all the instructions for meeting face to face or online via Teams.

Skills for University

Whether you are a new, continuing or master’s student we have the resources you need to get ready to learn online and develop your digital skills.


GREFest is our induction programme for new and continuing students. This year we are focusing on getting you ready to study wherever your are, whether it's online or on campus.

Academic Support Articles

Here you will find a range of useful resources to help you get the most out of your studies.

More resources

The University subscribes to the Skills4Study service, which provides a wide range of resources and exercises to support you in your studies.