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CamGuides for PhDs: CamGuides for PhDs

Guides for phd

Welcome to Cambridge

Learn to navigate the city and the University, and find places to live, study, work and be entertained.

Becoming a PhD student

Learn what it means to be a PhD student at Cambridge: how to work productively with your supervisor, what deadlines you will need to meet, and what to expect from academic life.

Wellbeing and community

Resources to support your wellbeing and mental health during the course of your PhD at Cambridge.

Academic skills

Consider what skills you will need to succeed in your PhD, including communication, time management, and an awareness of the research landscape.

Digital tools

Find out about the software and other digital tools that will be available to you while you study or work at Cambridge.

Finding and using resources

Tips for finding the literary, digital and physical resources you will need during your PhD, as well as managing intellectual property.

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