The Third Degree
Support ecosystem for postgraduate students, researchers, and institutions.
Curated learning resources for postgraduate students & researchers
Advice for starting your PhD and ramping up your approaches to developing a strong working relationship with your supervisor, with yourself, and for crafting the various elements of your formal Research Proposal.
Guidance for research reading, identifying research gap(s), curating an annotated bibliography, extracting essential information from texts, writing a literature review, and developing and defending a formal research proposal.
The Third Degree is a research and higher education consultancy. We provide a support ecosystem for research students & professional development, as well as strategic solutions for Universities seeking to extend current capabilities. We support postgraduate research students with access to experts and resources, giving students and emerging researchers enhanced avenues for personal and professional development. We support Universities and industry learning providers with ensuring their programmes and delivery remain current and relevant. This includes programme audit services, programme design and delivery, and professional development training for educators.
High-Impact Learning | The Third Degree Capability Building programmes are customised to achieve specific objectives, with content tailored by industry, university and role. Participants understand exactly how the training connects to their journey.
Subject Mastery | We start by providing a strong foundation, layer on more complex concepts and reinforce learning with reflective exercises to maximise retention.
An Interactive Experience | We don’t just lecture. Our experts use a variety of delivery methods and creative approaches, including simulations, gaming and small-group learning, to keep programmes relatable, engaging and fun.
Energy and Inspiration | Feedback consistently demonstrates that researchers and academics who participate in The Third Degree programmes are more engaged and feel reinvigorated and supported as they sharpen their skills.
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