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Useful Forms and Documents

‌Research Training Needs Analysis:

When you have completed the following on-line form, you will be given the option to 'Print or save as pdf'. Click this, and a printing dialog box will load. Change the printer name to 'Save ad pdf', then save your responses and upload them to MyPGR.

Supervision Agreement:

Research Supervision Agreement

Change of Status

During your time as a research student at the University of Exeter, you may find that changing circumstances mean you need to make changes to aspects of your study.
See the Changes to Study pages for information and forms relating to the following:

  • upgrading from an MPhil to a PhD;
  • changing your programme of study;
  • changing your supervisor;
  • interrupting your study;
  • extending your study;
  • transferring to continuation status;
  • changing your mode of attendance;
  • withdrawing from the University


For details about the presentation and format of your thesis, see the Registry website. On this site you will find a link to the submission form which you and your supervisor will need to complete.

Research Abroad – Travel Insurance

All postgraduate students travelling abroad for research or study purposes are automatically covered by the University’s Insurance Policy. All international travel planning should now be initiated by completing the International Travel Form.

For details on the revised process for international travel and to access the International Travel Form see: