The life of a research project is complex and we, at the Office for Research, are here to assist, advise and guide you through the process.

The following elements are required to set up and conduct a research project. Some of these elements overlap with one another:

Ethics, governance and QA review and amendments

Submit a new research project for ethical review

Find out how to apply for ethical review.

Note that you are required to submit an application for Ethics and an application for Governance approval.

Submit a new research project for governance approval

Find out how to apply for governance approval.

Note that you are required to submit an application for Ethics and an application for Governance approval.

Submit a new QA or negligible risk project for review
Submit a research project amendment for review

Find out how to submit project amendments.