One-to-one sessions

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The Academic Skills Centre runs a variety of one-to-one tutorials with our experienced team of academic lecturers, study skills tutors and professional writers.

Academic Skills Drop-in

These 30-minute sessions are given by the Academic Skills team.

They are limited to no more than 3 per student, per term.


Thursday 10 am-12 pm and Friday 10 am-12 pm during term time. Times are subject to change during the holidays.


Opposite the Library helpdesk (ground floor)


A piece of work to discuss and questions you would like answered


Arrive up to 30 minutes before the first tutorial to register. The tutor will put out a whiteboard with a sign-up sheet for you to register on. Spaces are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Royal Literary Fellows

These 50-minute tutorials are given by Royal Literary Fund Fellows (RLFs). Their main aim is to promote good writing practice across all disciplines. They are professional writers who help students improve their writing skills.

See for more information and booking details.

Bookable one-to-one tutorials

These 45-minute tutorials are given by specialist study skills tutors.

When Weekly Monday to Wednesday during term time

Bring A piece of academic work and/or questions around study skills

Booking You must book your session in advance at the student centre (RHB 117)

Cancellations Email the studentcentre ( if you are unable to attend an appointment. Please give at least 24 hours’ notice.

These tutorials will be limited to no more than 3 per term and can only be booked up to four weeks in advance.