Will you be a new postgraduate research student in 2020/21?

Here's some information on what to expect over the summer months...

For those who are holding unconditional offers of admission, the table below provides some information on what you can expect to happen next in the lead up to commencing study in the College of Arts in October.

You must have accepted your unconditional offer of admission to kick start the process outlined below.

This table will be updated as required with any other key events as they arise. If you have any questions about studying with us, please email the Graduate School team.

What?When?
Look out for Access your Student Account email from University 10 August
Complete registration on MyCampus using information in that email ASAP after 10 August
Familiarise yourself with University, Graduate School, School and Subject Area via our web pages August/September
Look out for information/induction emails from your School August/September
Look out for Welcome and Skills Development Workshops emails from Graduate School  Mid-August/September
Attend 'Ask Me Anything' online event, chat with our staff and a current PhD student 15 September
Get in touch with supervisor(s) to arrange initial meeting (they may be in touch with you first) During September
School/Subject Area induction activities Mid-late Sept/early Oct
Student Campus ID card to be posted to UK term address September
College/Leverhulme/LKAS/UKRI funded students receive first instalment of stipend (assuming you have remembered to input your UK bank details to MyCampus when completing registration! 25 September
Start of PGR academic year (you should now be fully registered on MyCampus and using your University email address for all study-related correspondence) 1 October
Look out for PhD Study Space email from Graduate School Mid-October 
Discuss your training needs with your supervisors and enrol on mandatory and other skills development workshops via MyCampus Early to mid-October
Attend online College of Arts Welcome and Induction events

Week beginning 5 October
Attend one of the online Setting Off workshops (doctoral students only) 13 October or 19 October