Advocacy & Support

We understand that academic issues or other difficulties can arise during postgraduate studies. Want to review a grade? Not sure about your IP rights while doing a PhD? Just need someone who will listen? Any concern you have, the support services listed below can help.

Coursework Postgraduate Students

The GUGC Student Guild offer a free Student Support & Advocacy Service. If you need advice, assistance with an application, want to make a complaint, or just want someone to listen, this service can help. To book an appointment with the Student Guild’s Manager of Student Support and Advocacy simply click here. All information submitted with this booking form is confidential.

HDR Candidates

We understand that HDR concerns can be unique and complex. There are several HDR Advocates on campus who will listen, provide information, offer options, seek explanations, make referrals, and provide informal advice regarding rights and responsibilities involving HDR candidature from a neutral perspective. For a list of HDR Advocates, click here. This link also provides information about resolving problems.


Do you feel as though you can resolve your issue yourself? The below links may provide some useful information.