Useful Contacts and Links


General enquiries about Graduate School or research degree-related matters can be directed to or to the Graduate School Administrator:, Tel: 01782 295818

Each of the University’s schools has a designated research degrees administrator who will be able to help you with any queries you might have regarding the progress of your degree:

Computing, engineering and sciences:, or

Arts and creative Technologies:

Business, education and law:, Tel: 01782 294147

Health sciences:, Tel: 01785 353679

For information about research degree opportunities at Staffordshire University, please see the ‘For Prospective Students’ page.

Links & Online Resources

The University subscribes to the Vitae Researcher Development Framework planner – a web based career planning and professional development tool created especially with researchers in mind. To find out what the RDF planner can do for you visit .If you’d like to set up your own RDF Planner account please email

The University also has an account with Research Professional a provider of news and funding information for researchers. For advice on how to access and use the University account, please contact the Research Services team:,

Staffordshire University students can also access the vast range of online courses and tutorials on everything from Microsoft Office software to  video production courses. Follow the link below and log-in with the University website URL (i.e. and your Staffs username and password: