The Student Experience
Successful doctoral researchers share their experience of preparing for and completing the Viva process. Watch the videos to learn more.
The Student Experience Videos
1. How did you prepare for the Viva?
Viva preparation advice
2.What support did you receive in preparation for your Viva?
Support received when preparing for the viva
3. What did you take into the Viva?
Practical advice of what to take into the viva session
4. What was the first question you received in your Viva?
The first question
5. What sort of questions did you receive?
Types of questions asked during the session
6.How did you deal with questions you were unable to answer?
Dealing with difficult questions
7. How long did your Viva last?
8. What are your tips for students are about to have a viva?
Top tips for students about to have a viva