Compulsory events

Document checking sessions

If you are from outside the EU, you must attend a document checking session with our Student Immigration Service.

Our Student Immigration Service will be on level 4 of the Library from 10am to 4pm on Sunday 23 September 2018. If you can't go to this session there will be alternative sessions throughout Welcome Week. Please see the immigration web pages for full details.

If you are unable to make this session there will be alternative sessions throughout Welcome Week. Please see the immigration web pages](/guides/document-checking-for-new-international-undergraduate-and-postgraduate-students/) for full details.

All students with an overseas fee status must attend the document checking session in order to complete registration as a University of Bath student.

International Mobility induction on Tuesday 25 September 2018

Welcome event

Pick up your induction pack, have a coffee and meet other new students on the 2nd-floor foyer in The Chancellors' Building.

You can register and collect your induction pack between 8.30am and 9am on Tuesday 25 September.

Introduction to University teams

Meet teams from around the University and find out how they can help you during your time at Bath. All introductions will take place in The Chancellors' Building, room 2.6, on Tuesday 25 September.

From 9am, you will be introduced to:

  • the International Mobility Team
  • the Bath Erasmus & Exchange Network (BEN)
  • the Student Services Team
  • the Students' Union alongside the International Students' Association
  • the Academic Skills Centre

Campus tours

Current Student Ambassadors will lead campus tours from 11am on Tuesday 25 September.

Optional sessions

English language test

If you want to improve your English language skills at Bath, you must take the Cambridge English test so we can put you in the right class for your level.

You can take the test in The Chancellors' Building, room 2.06, on Tuesday 25 September from 1pm.

The test will take around one hour.

If you can't take the test at this time there will be other opportunities to take it in early October. Ask us for further details.

Roman Baths tour

Join us for a free tour of the Roman Baths. We will confirm further details of the tour and how to sign up when available.

Department meetings

You must attend your department meeting to meet your Department Exchange Coordinator and learn more about your department and courses.