Categories & Criteria

All students and staff can nominate for the following categories:

  • Most Supportive Personal Tutor
  • Most Supportive Member of Staff
  • Most Innovative Teaching
  • Best Feedback provider
  • Research Inspired Teaching
  • Best Lecturer
  • Best Undergraduate Supervisor
  • Best PGT Supervisor
  • Best PGR Supervisor
  • Best Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • Best Employability Support

In addition, a further two categories are available for Student and Staff Liaison Committees (SSLCs) to submit nominations for:

  • Subject with the Best Research Community
  • Best Subject

All students and staff can nominate for the following categories:

  • Most Supportive Personal Tutor

In addition, a further two categories are available for Student and Staff Liaison Committees (SSLCs) to submit nominations for:

  • Subject with the Best Research Community
  • Best Subject

Most Supportive Personal TutorDown Arrow

The winner will be a member of University staff who, in their capacity of Personal Tutor, is approachable, personable and always has a spare minute to talk to you. The winner will: 

  • Be approachable by being regularly and easily available to students; 
  • Invest time and effort e.g. providing detailed references or assistance in academic or non-academic matters; 
  • Take the time to make you feel valued as a human being e.g. attends social or extra-curricular events to build up a strong rapport with their students; 
  • Go beyond the requirements of their Personal Tutor role to help you progress as a student and as a person; 
  • Help in crisis e.g. if a student is thinking of dropping out gives good advice. 

Most Supportive Member of StaffDown Arrow

Best Employability SupportDown Arrow

Innovative TeachingDown Arrow

Best Feedback ProviderDown Arrow

Best LecturerDown Arrow

Best Graduate Teaching AssistantDown Arrow

Research Inspired TeachingDown Arrow

Best undergraduate Supervisor Down Arrow

Best taught postgraduate SupervisorDown Arrow

Best postgraduate research SupervisorDown Arrow

Subject with the Best Research CommunityDown Arrow

Best Subject Down Arrow