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 in Wessex House, room 8.30 from 12pm to 2:30pm on Friday 1st February.

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

Induction on Friday 1st February 2019

Welcome event

Pick up your induction pack, have a coffee and meet other new students on the 2nd-floor foyer in 10 West.

You can register and collect your induction pack from 8.30am on Friday 1st February. Please note that the first session will start promptly at 9.00am.

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 10 West, room 2.47, on Friday 1st February.

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 Skills Centre

Campus tours

Current Student Ambassadors will lead campus tours from 11.40am on Friday 1st February.

Optional sessions

English language test

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

You can take the test in 8 West, at various times during the week commencing 4th February 2019. If you are interested, please ask us for further details.

The test will take around one hour.

Roman Baths tour

Join us for a free tour of the Roman Baths on Wednesday 13th February. Information on how to sign up will be sent to you after the induction session.

Department meetings

You must attend your academic department meeting to meet the Department Exchange Coordinator and learn more about your department and units that you'll be studying.