Study Skills

‘Study Skills’ covers a range of fundamental skills for successful learning, including academic writing, research, maths and IT.

Study Skills and Student Development Service

Study Skills Podcasts


IT (information technology)

Maths and statistics


Planning and Organisation

Resources for Research students

The Research Office has prepared useful resources that cover study skills for postgraduate / research students. You can find these (and more) under the “Handbooks & Forms” heading on the Research Students page.

The University has prepared a series of media resources about Research Methods which have been used in an interactive book, Research Methods for Business Students, Managers and Entrepreneurs via iTunes U.

International Students

Study Skills for students with dyslexia

Students who have been diagnosed with specific learning difficulties can access dyslexia tutorial support through the Disability and Dyslexia Service