Arrivals weekend is Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 of September and Welcome Week runs from Monday 23 September to Sunday 29 September 2019.

Find out where to go

Look at our campus map to get directions to your sessions.

Your timetable

Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 September

Arrivals Weekend

Monday 23 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 11.05am 5 West 2.3 Department Welcome. Compulsory for all students
11.15am 12.05pm 5 West 2.3 Introduction to the Library. Compulsory for all students
12.15pm 1.05pm Chancellors' Building 4.1 Understanding the Job Market. Compulsory for Placement students
2.15pm 3.05pm Chancellors' Building 4.1 Introduction to Placements. Compulsory for Placement students
3.15pm 4.05pm Chancellors' Building 5.13 Commercial Awareness & Career Research. Session will be assigned
4.15pm 5.05pm Chancellors' Building 5.13 Commercial Awareness & Career Research. Session will be assigned

Tuesday 24 September

Start Finish Location Description
9.15am 10.05am 3 East 3.5 Innovation & Enterprise. Compulsory for Placement students
10.15am 11.05am 4 East 2.56 Personality Profiling. Compulsory for Placement students
11.15am 12.05pm 4 East 2.56 Identifying Your Strengths. Compulsory for Placement students
12.15pm 1.05pm Chancellors' Building 3.11 Mres Programme Introduction. Compulsory for MRes students
12.15pm 1.05pm 4 East 2.56 CV Workshop A. Compulsory for Placement students
2.15pm 3.05pm 4 East 2.56 CV Workshop B. Compulsory for Placement students
2.15pm 3.05pm 3 East 3.1 MASH Workshop for MRes students - compulsory for MRes students
3.15pm 5.05pm Chancellors' Building 1.10 Faculty PG Welcome. Compulsory for all students

Wednesday 25 September

Start Finish Location Description
9.15am 12.05am 4 East 2.56 Presenting with Impact. Compulsory for Placement students
12.15am 1.05pm 3 East 3.5 Intro to all MSc Computer Science
1.15pm 2.05pm 3 East 3.5 Intro to all MSc in Data Sci, Data Sci+Stats & Machine Learning
2.15pm 3.05pm 3 East 3.5 Intro to all MSc Software Systems & HCI
3.15pm 5.05pm Chancellors' Building 4.17 MASH Workshop - Compulsory for MSc Computer Science

Thursday 26 September

Start Finish Location Description
10.15am 12.05pm 4 East 2.56 Bringing Your Skills to the Table *
1.15pm 2.05pm 4 East 2.56 Creating a Good Impression *
2.15pm 3.05pm 4 East 2.56 Dealing with Problems *
3.15pm 5.05pm Chancellors' Building 5.13 Creating Your LinkedIn Profile - Compulsory for all Placement

Programmes marked with * are compulsory for non-native English speakers

Friday 27 September

Start Finish Location Description
9.15am 10.05am Chancellors' Building 4.17 Python Training A - you will be advised which session to attend
9.15am 10.05am Chancellors' Building 5.13 Moodle Tutorial A - you will be advised which session to attend
10.15am 11.05am Chancellors' Building 4.17 Python Training A - you will be advised which session to attend
10.15am 11.05am Chancellors' Building 5.13 Moodle Tutorial A - you will be advised which session to attend
11.15am 12.05pm Chancellors' Building 4.17 Drop-in Optional Unit Registration Session
1.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 2.27 Meet Your Personal Tutor Lunch - you will be advised which room
1.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 2.28 Meet Your Personal Tutor Lunch - you will be advised which room
1.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 2.15 Meet Your Personal Tutor Lunch - you will be advised which room
1.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 1.34 Meet Your Personal Tutor Lunch - you will be advised which room
1.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 1.32 Meet Your Personal Tutor Lunch - you will be advised which room
1.15pm 3.05pm 8 West 1.33 Meet Your Personal Tutor Lunch - you will be advised which room

Make sure you check your emails regularly. Sometimes we need to change the times and locations of Welcome Week events but we’ll email you the new details if that happens.

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