Planning the Final Year of Your PhD (2024)

About the training:

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.


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

What you'll get:

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

About the Facilitator:

Dr Catherine Pope is an experienced coach and trainer. Since completing her PhD in 2014, Catherine has worked with thousands of researchers and writers to help them achieve their goals. Catherine has also published books in her field of Victorian literature and one on How to Finish Your PhD. She divides her time between the 19th and 21st centuries. You can find out more at

To register:

Please register via Inkpath, by 6 March 2024.