PPLS POSTGRADUATE (PHD) PROGRESS REPORT
2nd AND SUBSEQUENT YEARS
PART A – TO BE COMPLETED BY STUDENT
1. STUDENT INFORMATION
Degree Title (Subject): PhD
Current Year of Study:
2. THESIS INFORMATION
3. PROGRESS TO DATE
Regular Workshops/Seminars currently attended:
Academic or related achievements this year (prizes, conferences attended/applied to,
publications, grants awarded, transferable skills acquired etc.):
What is the main aim of your thesis? (no more than 500 words)
Outline the progress you have made to date. Ideally this should match point to point
the goals set out in last year’s progress report:
4. PLAN OF ACTION
What are your goals for the coming year?
Give a rough plan and schedule for achieving these goals:
Give a rough schedule for completing your thesis:
Other comments, concerns, worries?
5. REQUEST FOR INTERVIEW / PANEL MEETING
Review interviews/meetings are not automatic for PhD students after their first year of study. If you
would like to request an interview or panel meeting, please indicate this by ticking the box below:
Please arrange an interview for me:
6. ADDITONAL MATERIALS REQUESTED BY SUPERVISORS
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Please list here any additional materials you are attaching to this form:
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PART B - FOR COMPLETION BY REVIEW PANEL
1. STUDENT’S PERFORMANCE TO DATE
Has the candidate reported at least twice a semester?
Is the candidate’s English Language ability sufficient for PhD?
Is the candidate on track to complete within the prescribed period?
Is the candidate on track to complete by the thesis deadline?
V Good Good Satisfactory Disappointing Unsatisfactory
2. RECOMMENDED CHANGES
If any changes other than to the supervisory team are recommended, please include details under
section 4 below.
Do you recommend any changes in supervision arrangements?
New Supervision Team:
Do you recommend a change in degree programme?
Do you recommend a change in period of study?
3. PROGRESS REVIEW
Has the candidate’s progress been formally assessed by a panel?
A summary of the review including any actions agreed should be entered here. A separate sheet may
be attached if necessary.
6. SCHOOL PG DIRECTOR COMMENTS
Any additional comments from the School PG Director should be included here. A separate sheet
may be attached if necessary.
School PG Director:
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