Academic skills

Skills for Success

Find out how the Skills for Success team can support you.


Undergraduate writing skills

Resources and support to help you improve your writing skills.

Academic integrity, authorship and plagiarism

Develop your understanding of academic integrity, authorship and plagiarism.

Postgraduate writing skills

Find out about writing skills at postgraduate level.


Maths support

Find out about the maths, stats, numeracy and problem-solving skills support you can access.

Numeracy test and modules

Find out about the numeracy test and modules for students in certain academic departments.


Referencing guides

Find out about the different types of referencing styles and systems.

Online research resources

Support and guidance to help you with your research projects.

English support classes

Academic English classes

Academic English classes to support you if English is an additional language.

English language assessment

If English is not your first language, you'll need to sit a short English language test.

English support classes

Free classes are available to help you develop your English language and academic skills.

Workshops and other support

Exam revision

Find out about the support you can access to help you with your exam revision.


A range of workshops run throughout the year to help you develop your academic skills.


Guidance about good practice in relation to third-party proofreading of student work.