New Students

Postgraduate Welcome sessions

The University organises exclusive Postgraduate student welcome events, before you start and throughout Welcome Week and beyond. These events will give you the opportunity meet others and to find out everything you need to know to succeed from the start of University.

Watch again online events for Postgraduate Taught and Research Students 

Postgraduate Research Alumni Panel Session – Let’s chat - experiences of studying for a research degree

Wednesday 1st September – 1:00pm to 2:00pm

In this session, we bring together a diverse panel of recent research graduates, to share their stories and experiences of their time at Edinburgh as students, what they have gone on to do, and how they have stayed connected to Edinburgh since graduating. This session will include a panel discussion followed by an open Q&A, so join us to get their insight, ask any questions you may have, and take away some hints and tips for studying. Please find the session recording below to watch again 

Video: PGR Alumni Panel Session – Let’s chat - experiences of studying for a research degree
In this session, we bring together a diverse panel of recent research graduates, to share their stories and experiences of their time at Edinburgh as students, what they have gone on to do, and how they have stayed connected to Edinburgh since graduating. This session will include a panel discussion followed by an open Q&A, so join us to get their insight, ask any questions you may have, and take away some hints and tips for studying. This session will also be recorded and uploaded to our induction web page.

 

Postgraduate Taught Alumni Panel Session – Let’s chat - experiences of studying a Masters programme

Thursday 2nd September – 1:00pm - 2:00pm

In this session, we bring together a diverse panel of recent master's graduates, to share their stories and experiences of their time at Edinburgh as students, what they have gone on to do, and how they have stayed connected to Edinburgh since graduating. This session will include a panel discussion followed by an open Q&A, so join us to get their insight, ask any questions you may have, and take away some hints and tips for studying. Please find the session recording below to watch again

Video: PGT Alumni Panel Session - Let's Chat-experience of studying a Masters programme
PGT Alumni Panel Session 2021

 

 

(PGR) Welcome from the University of Edinburgh Doctoral College – Welcome Week 2021

Thursday 16th September at 1:00pm- 1.45pm

A welcome talk from the University of Edinburgh Doctoral College open to all new postgraduate researchers. The Doctoral College is a central structure at Edinburgh, designed to help coordinate and highlight training, support and opportunities for all postgraduate researchers.

Video: PGR Welcome from the University Doctoral College 2021
PGR Welcome from the University Doctoral College 2021

Plan your schedule for Welcome Week:

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