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SSF PGR Registration and Orientation

Monday 07 January 2019, 09:30 to 13:00 in Constable Terrace Doctoral College Training Room

Full details of registration and orientation events are below. You can download a PDF copy here.

ITCS will have their ‘virtual’ Service Desk there to help you connect your device(s) to the UEA wireless network and will have printed IT guides available too.

SSF Graduate School Induction

  • to be announced

 

Email: pgr.enquiries.admiss@uea.ac.uk

Phone: +44 (0) 1603 591709

EU (European Union), EEA (European Economic Area), Overseas and British students born outside the UK arriving during week commencing 02 January are encouraged to visit the Student Visa Compliance Team in the Admissions Office in Lawrence Stenhouse Building (LSB) 1.120 to have Visas and Passports checked.

If you have not had your documents checked before 07 January you must visit the Student Visa Compliance Team in the Lawrence Stenhouse Building (LSB 1.120) between 09:30 and 10:15 for your visa and passport checks to be done prior to completing registration from 10:00 in the Constable Terrace Doctoral College Training Room.

Home students: go directly to the Constable Terrace Doctoral College Training Room.

time details
Constable Terrace Doctoral College Training Room (CTDC Training)
10:00 - 10:45 Completion of registration and verification of academic documents for all new PGR students

Collection of Welcome Packs and Campus Cards

Opportunity to meet with representatives from a range of information and support services such as:

International Students Team (ISAT) | Student Union | UCU | Courage Wellbeing Project | Outreach | Sustainable Transport | Security | UEA Sport | Careers Service | Library

Members of the IT Support Team will also be available to help with setting up devices
10:45 - 11:00 Welcome address
  • Dr Nick Watmough, Academic Director of Research Degree Programmes
  • Dr Vivien Easson, Head of Postgraduate Research Service
11:00 - 11:45 Making the Most of the Student Support Service and the Courage Wellbeing Project
  • Dr Jeremy Schildt, Head of Learning Enhancement Team: interactive session which will include the opportunity to put questions to a panel of current PGR students
  • Bryony Porter will also share information on the Courage Wellbeing Project
11:45 - 11:55 Presentation from the Careers Service: Dr Rosemary Bass, Careers Advisor
11:55 - 12:05 Presentation from UEA Sport: Joe Skeet, Student Sport Coordinator
12:05 - 12:15 Introduction to the UEA Student Union: Martin Marko, Student Engagement Coordinator (PG)
12:15 - 12:30 Presentation from ISAT (International Students Advisory Team) for international students only: Susan Peters Corbett, International Student Officer
12:30 Optional campus tour including visit to PGR Service (Elizabeth Fry Building 2.30), Sports Park, Library, Student Support Services, The Street led by current PG researchers
Afternoon Unless there are events arranged for your particular Faculty, you are encouraged to meet your supervisors (meetings to be arranged in advance) or familiarise yourself with the campus if supervisors unavailable.

If you didn't find the answers you were looking for on the new students website, just fill in the box below with your enquiry and we will get back to you.

 

Admissions enquiries:
admissions@uea.ac.uk
or telephone +44 (0)1603 591515

 

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