Induction and Orientation

Induction and Orientation

As a new PGR student there is a lot to find out about. We have developed a series of induction modules which, together with our new PGR Guide are designed to help you make a successful start to your research degree.

Once you have completed registration, please make sure to update your profile page

PGR Orientation 20th to 22nd of February 2023

The next Orientation sessions will be held 15th to 17th of May 2023 and 16th to 20th of October 2023.

To book a place at each session please go to the  Course Booking webpages.

Monday 20th

Tuesday 21st Wednesday 22nd

Welcome from Dean of Research (Hybrid)

Foresterehill Campus

09.40 to 10.00

Working with your Supervisor (Hybrid)

Old Aberden Campus

09.30 to 11.00

Public Engagement with Research (Hybrid)

Old Aberdeen Campus

10.00 to 11.00

Your PhD Milestones and Progression (Hybrid)

Foresterehill Campus

10.00 to 11.00

PGR Social Lunch (In Person)

Old Aberdeen Campus

11.00 to 13.00

Data Storage - Keeping your Research Safe (Hybrid)

Old Aberdeen Campus

11.00 to 11.30

PGR Orientation: PGR Training and Development (Hybrid)

Foresterehill Campus

11.00 to 12.00

Library Induction for Postgraduate Researchers (Hybrid)

Old Aberdeen Campus

14.00 to 15.00

IT Support (Hybrid)

Old Aberdeen Campus

11.45 -12.30

Becoming a PhD Tutor/Demonstrator (Hybrid)

Old Aberdeen Campus

14.00 to 15.00

Your AUSA (Hybrid)

Old Aberdeen Campus

15.00 to 15.30

Support and Wellbeing for PGR Students (Hybrid)

Old Aberden Campus

14.00 to 14.30

 

Student Visa Holders Information Session (Hybrid)

Old Aberdeen Campus

15.30 to 16.00

Campus Tour (In Person)

Old Aberdeen Campus

14.30 to 15.30

 

If you can't attend any of the sessions, there are recordings from our October 2022 sessions: go to myaberdeen, Courses, search for My PGR, choose Induction and Orientation.