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Higher Education resources for geography

Through resources, events, programmes, exhibitions, policy consultation responses and briefings, the Society aims to support high quality teaching and learning in geography. Use the search box and filters to access more resources.

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Wellbeing for new postgraduate researchers

This resource contains advice on wellbeing for new postgraduate researchers. It was originally written by Andy Harrod for the RGS-IBG's Postgraduate Forum.

Top ten tips for the viva

This resource contains top tips for doctoral students preparing for their Viva. It was originally written by Priya Vadi for the RGS-IBG's Postgraduate Forum.

Top ten tips for masters dissertation writing

This guide contains ten top tips for writing your masters disseration. It was originally written by Phil Emmerson for the RGS-IBG's Postgraduate Forum. 

Top ten tips for postgraduate students attending conferences

This resource offers advice for postgraduate students attending a conference for the first time. It was originally written by Maddy Thompson for the RGS-IBG's Postgraduate Forum. 

Top ten tips for researching in archives

Top ten tips for overseas fieldwork

In this resource, Laura Sariego-Kluge (Newcastle University) kindly shares 10 tips for setting up and conducting semi-structured interviews, based on her 2-month period in Australia.

Top ten tips for new PhD students

This resourse contains advice for new PhD students on adjusting to post-graduate study. It was written by Helen Johnson for the RGS-IBG's Postgraduate Forum.

Top ten tips for securing PhD funding

This resource provides practical advice on securing funding for a PhD. This article was written by Dan Casey for the RGS-IBG Postgraduate Forum

Joining a Research Group

This resource is intended as an introduction to joining a Research Group and will be particularly beneficial for those new to geography, new to the Society and to postgraduate and early career researchers.

Fieldwork and care

Examples of current best practice funding policies and recent publications in the area of fieldwork and care.

Resources on and for bystanders

Resources on and for bystanders in situations of discrimination, harassment and bullying.

Enhancing career skills: student activities

Remote activities for undergraduate students to enhance workplace skills