Welcome events

We run welcome events for new students joining us. These are a great way to get to know the University and meet other new students.

Postgraduate Research Inductions

The University of Surrey’s Doctoral College looks forward to welcoming our new postgraduate researchers to the University. We have an exciting programme of induction events to help you settle in to your new environment and to ease the transition to doctoral research.

All PGR induction

  • Date: Wednesday, 25 April 2018
  • Time: 10:00 - 12:00
  • Location: Lecture Theatre Lower Concourse, Room LT ‘'H'’

During this interactive session you will have the opportunity to meet other postgraduate researchers and network with staff to learn about the wonderful support we offer to help you get the most from your time with us. We will be joined by representatives from the Doctoral College, our outstanding Researcher Development Programme, our specialist careers coaches and many more.

PGR Faculty inductions

The All PGR Induction is followed by Faculty Inductions. Through these inductions you will hear about your programme requirements, the student-supervisor relationship, teaching opportunities and local policies and procedures.  Please attend the bespoke induction for your faculty:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

  • Date: Wednesday, 2 May 2018
  • Time: 2pm-4pm
  • Location: 16 DK 02

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

  • Date: Wednesday, 25 April 2018 
  • Time: 12:45pm
  • Location: 38 AD 04

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

  • Date: Wednesday, 25 April 2018
  • Time: 1pm-3pm
  • Location: 22 BA 02