Induction events and activities
Monday 26 September 2022
|Informal 'Come to Bath' day||11:15-13:00||4 West Level 2 Foyer|
|Meet your Cofactor||13:00-16:00||4 West 1.7|
Tuesday 27 September 2022
|Tea/Coffee||10:45-13:15||4 West Level 1 Foyer|
|Departmental Welcome||11:15-12:05||4 West 1.7|
|DoS Welcome: How does a PhD work?||12:15-13:05||4 West 1.7|
|Library Induction||14:15-15:05||4 West 1.7|
Wednesday 28 September 2022
|Tutor training||09:30-15:00||4 West 1.7|
Thursday 29 September 2022
|Software training||09:15-17:05||4 West 1.7 TBC|
Friday 30 September 2022
|Software training||11:15-14:05||4 West 1.7 TBC|
If you are a SAMBa student, you can find your induction timetable organised by your doctoral training centre.
Starting your doctorate (e-learning module)
All new doctoral students are required to complete the 'Starting your doctorate' online course. Once registered, you should be able to access this course via Moodle, our Virtual Learning Environment. This is a self-paced course that must be completed within your first two weeks.
Doctoral welcome reception
This will take place on Wednesday 26 October 2022 17:00 - 18:30. More information will be announced soon.
SU 'Fresher's Week'
As well as these compulsory events, you can also get involved in optional activities run by The SU.
Covid-19 information for students
Find out more about the latest Covid-19 information for students.
Check out our campus map to help you navigate the campus.
Help with technology
For any online sessions, if you need assistance with any IT, please contact the IT helpdesk before your induction sessions.
First meeting with your supervisor(s)
Please use our supervision checklist to help plan your first couple of meetings with your supervisor(s).