A Director of Studies and at least one
(second) supervisor from the University will conduct your research supervision.
Often, an external supervisor is also involved.
Your supervisors will act as personal
tutors, helping you to clarify your initial objectives, structure your research
and develop supplementary skills. They also advise on subject reading, relevant
taught courses, research seminars and workshops.
Support whenever you need it
Academic support and guidance is
constantly available, whether you work individually or as part of a team. There
are regular research tutorials, plus seminars and meetings with research
students, staff and guest speakers.
Collaborations with external partners
If you're working in partnership with an
external organisation, you may be jointly supervised by academics from
Middlesex University and the collaborating partner.
Where collaboration is involved, you should
ensure that from the outset the responsibilities for provision of fees,
equipment and any other resources are fully understood and accepted by the