Alumni mentoring scheme


Our alumni community platform, Royal Holloway Connect, gives you access to  PGR alumni who can help support you through your research studies and provide invaluable insights into transitioning from your research degree into the world of employment.


What can I gain from using the alumni mentoring scheme?

The alumni mentoring scheme:

  • provides you with the opportunity to learn from the experience and expertise of our alumni mentors, both PGR and otherwise, regarding career paths and career choices 
  • facilitates transition from graduation to employment
  • provides you with PGR alumni mentors who can share tips and insights to help you negotiate the writing up process and prepare for your viva.


How do I join?

To join Royal Holloway Connect, and start engaging with alumni mentors who can support you, visit royalholloway.alumni.community or click on the QR code below:



Contact us

By email:

By phone:

  • 01784 276886
  • Manned 10am-4pm, Tuesday to Thursday

In person:

  • Visit our helpdesk in room S-105, Founder's South Tower
  • Open 10am-4pm on Tuesdays

Quick links

PGR Employability Experiences brochure

PGR Employability Experiences homepage

Doctoral School Researcher Development Training brochure

Researcher Development Programme

Careers support for PGRs

Book a one to one appointment for Careers advice

Alumni homepage

Log into Royal Holloway Connect