Are you experiencing difficulties or hardships during your candidature and you are not sure what to do about it or where to get help? This page may help you out.
Identifying issues and potential solutions
There's many different issues that can come up during your candidature. The University has a number of resources to help you identify problems and help you find solutions. This self-assessment includes some of the most common problems and includes real-life examples to help you find the answers.
I am on sick leave for most of my studies
I don’t manage to work on my thesis every week
I am busy doing other things and not working on my thesis
I have all my research data but can’t seem to write up my chapters
I have a diagnosed learning difficulty and I want to succeed in my studies
I feel that nothing I have written is right
I find it hard to balance full-time study and other commitments
I feel lonely and isolated when I’m working on my thesis