Planning the Final Year of Your PhD

There’s so much to fit into to your final year and careful planning is essential. With clear guidance, individual exercises, and group discussion, this practical webinar helps you prepare for the last stages of your doctorate, including submission, the viva, and what happens next. Please note, there is a separate webinar that goes into much more detail on the viva.

By the end of the session you will have

  • A strategy for the successful completion of your thesis
  • More confidence in your ability to get through the final year
  • A clear idea of the skills you need to develop

This training is aimed at late-stage PhD students in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. The webinar lasts 2 hours.

What You’ll Get

  • A 2-hour interactive webinar with activities, discussion, and Q&A 
  • Downloadable worksheets
  • Downloadable slides
  • Links to further resources


“Unravelled mysteries about the last few months before and after submission”

“Essential workshop. Excellent and knowledgeable trainer. Should be compulsory. So glad I spotted it”

“This was excellent, one of the most useful doctoral researcher development workshops I have done”


This webinar costs £400 + VAT for up to 24 participants.

On receipt of a purchase order, we’ll arrange a date with you for the webinar and make all the necessary technical arrangements. This is all managed by us, you just need to send the link to your students.

Please contact Research Coach if you’d like to book this training or if you have any questions.