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.

University Life

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.

Your timetable

Tuesday 28 September

Start Finish Location Description
9.30am 10am Chancellor's Building 4.1 Arrival & registration
10am 11.15am Chancellor's Building 4.1 Department welcome and introduction to the Masters Programmes
11.15am 12.05pm Starting from Chancellor's Building 4.1 Campus tour
12.15pm 1.05pm Chancellor's Building 4.1 Buffet lunch
1.15pm 2.05pm Chancellor's Building 3.1 Meet your personal tutor
2.15pm 3.05pm Chancellor's Building 3.1 Library induction with Karina Bradshaw

Wednesday 29 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am MS Teams Optional units information session - Microbiology with Prof Andrew Preston and Dr Volkan Cevik
10.15am 11.05am MS Teams Optional units information session - Biotechnology with Prof Momna Hejmadi and Dr James Doughty
10.15am 11.05am MS Teams Optional units information session - Bioinformatics with Prof Samuel Sheppard and Dr Alex Jeffries
11.15am 12.05pm MS Teams ASC Writing Workshop
12.30pm 1.15pm MS Teams Optional units information session - Medical Biosciences with Dr Robert Williams, Prof Andrew Ward, Prof Momna Hejmadi and Dr Christine Edmead
2.15pm 3.05pm MS Teams Be the Change: explores harassment from accessing support to reporting incidents

Thursday 30 September

Start Finish Location Description
9.30am 10am Chancellor's Building 4.1 Academic Tutorial: Assessments Preparation & Plagiarism
10.15am 11.05am Chancellor's Building 4.1 Group working tutorial
11.15am 12.05pm Chancellor's Building 5.5, 5.6, 5.7 & 5.8 Meet your programme tutor
12.15pm n/a Lake amphitheatre Group photo
1.15pm 2.15pm Picnic tables outside Milner Centre Coffee Social with PGBio
2.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 2.29 Advances information session - Molecular Biology with Dr Maisem Laabei
2.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 2.30 Advances information session - Bioinformatics with Dr Alex Jeffries
2.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 2.34 Advances information session - Molecular Medicine with Dr Zoe Burke
3.15pm 4.05pm 8 West 2.34 Advances information session - Biotechnology with Dr Zoe Burke

Friday 1 October

Start Finish Location Description
10am 4pm Meet outside the Virgil Building in the centre of Bath 20 minutes before tour starts Roman Bath Tours with PGBio. Sign up to a tour here.
5.30pm 7.30pm Science Marquee (behind 8 West) Quiz with PGBio

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.

As well as these compulsory events, you can also get involved in optional activities run by The SU.

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