School of Social and Political Science

Facilities and resources


Under normal circumstances students undertaking postgraduate study in the School have access to a number of dedicated facilities in the School of Social and Political Science, as well as those provided by the University. However access to many of these are now restricted in order to inhibit the spread of Covid-19.

Please refer to your Programme Handbook for further details:

PhD Study Space

Find information here on study space options, including School PhD desk allocations and hot desks, and University-wide study space.

SPS PhD Laptop Loan Scheme

The School has a limited number of laptops available to loan to SPS PhD students for the 2021/22 academic year. PhD students who wish to be considered for the scheme should email from their University email account and request to be added to the scheme. Should demand exceed the number of laptops available, a waiting list may apply.

University Laptop Loan Scheme 

Information about the University Laptop Loan Scheme

Student category
PhD Students