Arrivals take place from Thursday 23 to Sunday 26 of September and Welcome events run from Monday 27 September to Sunday 3 October 2021.
Find out where to go
Look at our campus map to get directions to your sessions.
You will also be invited to attend a University Life session on Monday 27 September, you can find your time slot on this page. It’s important that you attend this.
Tuesday 28 September
|9.15am||10.15am||3 East Foyer||Welcome tea/coffee and cake|
|10.15am||1.05pm||3 East 3.5||MSc International Development - Programme introduction with Director of Studies|
|1.15pm||2.05pm||3 East Foyer||Buffet Reception|
|2.15pm||4.05pm||3 East 3.5||MSc International Development - Further introduction: Expectations, Barriers and Practicums|
Wednesday 29 September
|11.15am||12.05pm||MS Teams||Be the Change: explores harassment from accessing support to reporting incidents|
Thursday 30 September
|11.15am||12.05pm||Online||Careers Session with Aste Dahl – (MRes SPS students also welcome)|
|2.15pm||3.05pm||Chancellor's Building 5.13||Library and Catalogue introduction with subject librarian Peter Bradley (MRes SPS students also welcome)|
|3.15pm||5.05pm||Chancellor's Building 3.9||MSc - Unit Fayre|
Friday 1 October
|10.15am||11.05am||Online||Be the Change training (additional session for MRes Social Policy students not able to attend the session on Wednesday)|
|2.15pm||3.05pm||TBC||MSc Personal Tutor Sessions - venue will be sent by email|
|2.15pm||3.05pm||TBC||MRes Pathway meetings - venue will be sent by email|
|3.30pm||n/a||n/a||Walk around surrounding countryside (optional)|
Please check this page regularly as sometimes we need to change the times and locations of Welcome events. During Welcome, we would recommend you check your timetable at the start of each day.
Help with Technology
If you have any problems with IT hardware and software, contact our IT helpdesk. You can also purchase equipment from them.
Link to other students on your course
We have set up a Microsoft Team for your course. You can use this to ask questions and start to get to know the people on your course. You will be able to access this from the end of August.