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Postgraduate Support Unit

Postgraduate Support Unit

The primary central contact for students and staff on all research postgraduate support issues is:

Angela Power
Postgraduate Coordinator / Postgraduate Support Unit
e: [email protected]
t: +353 51 845627


Angela is located in the Postgraduate Support Unit, Development Office - i.e. adjacent to the WITcard Office and the International Office on the Cork Road Campus. The postgraduate support unit provides a range provides a range of central supports for postgraduates including:

  • co-ordinating the marketing and promotion of postgraduate opportunities at WIT;

  • co-ordinating a general college induction for research postgraduates;

  • managing central facilities for research postgraduates, including use of library spaces and the postgraduate training room;

  • managing access to facilities and general maintenance through the estates office;

  • managing prizes and awards e.g. the advanced scholars awards and the supervisor awards;

  • liaising with postgraduates on day-to-day concerns about resources and facilities;

  • co-ordinating Institute-wide training courses for postgraduates and supervisors;

  • disseminating information about conferences, funding opportunities and event to postgraduate applicants;

  • providing guidance for prospective external applicants;

  • preparing an annual report on research postgraduate studies for Academic Council and Governing Body.

  • assisting Schools and Departments in the dissemination of research results and ensure that successes in the field of research are acknowledged widely and publicly.

  • providing a link for postgraduates to other WIT central services.

Other Postgraduate Contacts

Research Postgraduate Admissions and Registration:
Avril Kelly
Office of the Registrar
e: [email protected] 
t: +353 51 302883
Research Postgraduate Academic Enrolment: (PG1/PG2)
Sharon O'Connell
Academic Awards
Office of the Registrar
e: [email protected]
t: +353 51 845690
Funded Research Postgraduate Projects:
Susie Cullinane
Research Support Unit
e: [email protected]
t: +353 51 306260
WIT PhD Scholarship Programme:
Louise Bolger
Research Support Unit
e: [email protected]
t: +353 51 834026