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Academic Registry and Council Secretariat

Research Degrees Office

The Research Degrees Office can assist online and by email from 10am to 4pm, Monday to Friday.  

Please go to the Research Degrees Bookings page to make an appointment for a Microsoft Teams call or email your question to 

If an ID card is required for essential access to Queen Mary buildings, e.g. you have permission to use laboratories or other research facilities and require an ID card for access, please email to request an ID card and to make arrangements for collection. 

If you are not currently based on campus for your studies you do not need an ID card to access online resources or to take online exams. When the current restrictions change, we will update the information on this page regarding ID cards. 

Our webpages provide lots of information about research degrees processes.
Please also see the FAQs for research students and staff working with you relating to the Covid-19 situation at the Doctoral College site


The Research Degrees Office (RDO) provides an administrative service to research degree students in the Doctoral College and staff involved in their supervision.       

Information for research degree students

Information for Queen Mary staff involved in the supervision of research degree students

Information for examiners of research degrees

Forms and guidance

Visit the Research Degrees Office or contact a member of staff

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