Academic induction

To settle in at the University of Glasgow, come along to induction sessions, packed full of information about your College, your School, and a variety of student support services available to you. 

If your induction timetable is not yet published, please check back closer to your programme start date.

Undergraduate inductions

COLLEGE OF ARTS

  • College of Culture and Creative Arts

MONDAY, 12 SEPTEMBER 2022

Film & TV

11am-1pm

Andrew Stewart Cinema, Gilmorehill Halls. At 1pm a tea/coffee reception will be held in the James Arnott Theatre.

TUESDAY, 13 SEPTEMBER 2022

Theatre Studies

2pm-5pm

James Arnott Theatre, Gilmorehill Halls. At 5pm a wine reception will be held in the James Arnott Theatre. 

 

COLLEGE OF MEDICAL, VETERINARY AND LIFE SCIENCES

  • Life Sciences
    New level-1 Students 

    TUESDAY, 13 SEPTEMBER 2022

    Welcome (Surname A-L)

    10:00am-12:00pm

    James McCune Smith 438AB

    WEDNESDAY, 14 SEPTEMBER 2022

    Welcome (Surname M-Z)

    10:00am-12:00pm

    James McCune Smith 438AB

    New level-2 students

    WEDNESDAY, 14 SEPTEMBER 2022

    Welcome 

    2:00pm - 5:00pm

    James Watt South, 355

 

School of Biodiversity, One Health & Veterinary Medicine 

 

BVMS Induction

MONDAY, 12 SEPTEMBER 2022

Welcome Sessions

10.00 – 11.30

Mary Stewart Building & McCall Lecture Theatre, Garscube Campus

Introduction to the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons

12.00 – 12.30

McCall Lecture Theatre, Garscube Campus

Getting to Know Your Induction Buddy

13.00 – 13.30

Mary Stewart Building Social Space,

Garscube Campus

 

Voluntary Drop in Session if you need help

14.00 – 14.45

Mary Stewart Building Booths

TUESDAY, 13 SEPTEMBER 2022

Voluntary Drop in Session

13.00 – 14.00

Zoom Live

Q&A Session to Include EMS

14.00 – 15.00

Zoom Live

Q&A Health & Safety

15.00 16.00

Zoom Live

WEDNESDAY, 14 SEPTEMBER 2022

Kit Collection, Meet Your Practical Group & Campus Tour

 

10.30 – 13.30

 

Mary Stewart Building Social

Space, Garscube Campus

FRIDAY, 16 SEPTEMBER

 

 

Induction Breakfast

09.30 – 10.15

Mary Stewart Building Social

Space, Garscube Campus

Wellbeing and Student Support

10.15 – 11.45

 

McCall Lecture Theatre, Garscube Campus

Freshers Week de-brief in Buddy Groups

12.00 – 12.30

Mary Stewart Building Social

Space, Garscube Campus

End of Induction Week drop-in Q&A Session

14.00 – 15.00

Zoom Live

 

BSc Inductions 

TUESDAY, 13 SEPTEMBER 2022

Registration & Welcome

Introduction to Advisers of Studies followed by lunch

Student Support & Undergraduate School

Health & Safety

Introduction to Moodle

 

11.45 – 15.45

 

 

Mary Stewart Building & Jarrett Lecture Theatre, Garscube Campus

WEDNESDAY, 14 SEPTEMBER 2022

GUVMA Social Event

From 14.30

 

Garscube Campus

 

THURSDAY, 15 SEPTEMBER 2022

Programme Information

Diversity & Inclusion

Introduction to Digestive Physiology Metabolism

Introduction to Comparative Veterinary Anatomy

 

 

11.30 – 14.45

Jarrett Lecture Theatre, Garscube Campus

Library Services & Financial Aid

Introduction to Student Societies

Pre-Recorded talks

 

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

https://www.gla.ac.uk/myglasgow/students/new/induction/#undergraduateinductions,postgraduateinductions

COLLEGE OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

Postgraduate inductions

College of Arts

School of Humanities 

Saturday, 12 December 2015

Information Studies

10:00 – 16:00

Kelvin Hall Lecture Theatre

 This will cover Course options, program structure, textbooks and more

Wednesday, 14 September 2022

Information Studies

10:00 – 16:00

Kelvin Hall Lecture Theatre

This will cover Course options, program structure, textbooks and more

Thursday, 15 September 2022

Information Studies

10:00 – 16:00

Kelvin Hall Lecture Theatre

This will cover Course options, program structure, textbooks and more

Wednesday, 14 September 2022

Archaeology

09:00 – 17:00

"Molema Building Conference Room 320A;

Molema Building Alcock Room 216"

Course options, program structure, textbooks and FAQ

Thursday, 15 September 2022

Archaeology

09: - 17:00

"Molema Building Conference Room 320A;

Molema Building Alcock Room 216"

Course options, program structure, textbooks and FAQ

College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences

Postgraduate Taught Online Distance Learning

  • Wednesday 14 September 2022
    Live session 12:00 - 13:00 Zoom
    Thursday 15 September 202211
    Live session 18:00 - 19:00 Zoom
    You will be provided with instructions on how to access your Moodle course shortly before it starts.

    You do not have to attend both sessions, once you access the Moodle course you can select the time that suits you best – but we wanted to make you aware of these times now so that you can organise your time in advance.

    MVLS Postgraduate Taught Information Point

    You can access the College Induction Moodle Site once you have completed registration.

    Programme Name Date Time Location
    Master of Public Health 12/09/2022 10.00 - 11.00 MPH Welcome - 12th September, 10.00-11.00 (online)
    Meet the team, Lecture Room 2, 1 Lilybank Gardens
    12th Sept (3.00-4.00), 13th Sept (1.00-2.00)
    14th Sept (10.00-11.00 online)
    MRes Ecology & Environmental Biology 19/09/2022 13.00 - 17.00 James McCune Smith, 707
    MSc Advanced Practice Healthcare / MSc Advanced Nursing Science 21/09/2022 09.30 - 13.00 James McCune Smith, 734
    MSc Animal Welfare, Science, Ethics and Law 19/09/2022 13.00 - 17.00 James McCune Smith, 707
    MSc Bioinformatics 14/09/2022 12.00 - 13.30 Adam Smith, Room 915
    MRes/MSc Biomedical Sciences 19/09/2022 14.00 - 15.00 Boyd Orr: 407
    MSc Biotechnology 15/09/2022 10.00 - 12.00 Boyd Orr, 412
    MSc Biotechnology & Management 16/09/2022 10.00 - 12.00 Rankine Building, 107
    MSc Brain Sciences 15/09/2022 10.00 - 12.00 ROOM 253 MAIN BUILDING (GILBERT SCOTT)
    MSc Cancer Research and Precision Oncology 15/09/2022 10.00 - 12.00 Seminar Room 339, Wolfson Wohl Cancer Research Centre.
    MSc Cardiovascular Sciences 14/09/2022 14.30 - 16.00 James McCune Smith, 408
    MSc Chemical Biology 19/09/2022 15.00 - 17.00 Hetherington 317
    MSc Clinical Pharmacology 15/09/2022 11.00 - 12.00 Joseph Black: C305 Carnegie
    MSc Conservation Management and African Ecosystems 19/09/2022 13.00 - 17.00 James McCune Smith, 707
    MSc Critical Care 14/09/2022 13.00 -14.00 QEUH or by Zoom
    MSc Epidemiology of Infectious Disease and Antimicrobial Resistance 19/09/2022 13.00 - 17.00 James McCune Smith, 707
    MSc Endodontics 15/09/2022 10.00 - 11.30 K5A, level 18 Aitchison  Dental School
    MSc Food Security 19/09/2022 14.00 - 16.00 James Watt South, 355 (J10)
    MSc Global Mental Health 16/09/2022 09.30 - 11.30 Main Building (Gilbert Scott), 253
    MSc Health Services Management 15/09/2022 10.00 - 12.00 James Watt South, 361
    Msc Human Nutrition 13/09/2022 10.00 - 12.00 Lecture Theatre, NewLister Building
    MSc Immunology & Inflammatory Disease 19/09/2022 10.00 - 11.00 CTT JOSEPH BLACK:C305 CARNEGIE
    MSc Infection Biology 19/09/2022 10.00 - 11.00 CTT JOSEPH BLACK:C305 CARNEGIE
    MSc Medical Genetics & Genomics 19/09/2022 09.30 - 10.30 250 Gilbert Scott
    MSc Medical Physics 12/09/2022 13.00 - 14.00 Room 202, 3 University Gardens
    MSc Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 15/09/2022 13.00 - 14.00 K6, level 18 Webster room, Dental School
    MSc Oral Sciences 20/09/2022 10.00 - 11.30 Lt3 Dental School
    MSc Precision Medicine & Pharmacological Innovation 15/09/2022 16.00 - 17.00 James McCune Smith, 429
    MSc Precision Medicine with Specialism  15/09/2022 10.00 - 11.00 Room 202, 3 University Gardens
    MSc Psychological Science Conversion 15/09/2022 11.00 - 13.00 Seminar Room, Level 5, 62 Hillhead St
    MSc Quantitative Methods in Biodiverity, Conservation & Epidemiology 19/09/2022 13.00 - 17.00 James McCune Smith, 707
    Msc Research Methods of Psychological Science 16/09/2022 10.00 - 11.30 Seminar Room, Level 5, 62 Hillhead St
    MSc Sport, Exercise, Science and Medicine  15/09/2022 10.00 - 11.00 Hunterian Art Gallery
    MSc Stem Cell Engineering for Regenerative Medicine 15/09/2022 10.00 - 11.00 Bower 248
    PGCert Healthcare Chaplaincy 15/09/2022 15.00 - 17.00 Zoom
       

College of Science and Engineering

College of Social Sciences

 

Postgraduate Research inductions

When you join the University as a Postgraduate Research (PGR) student you will be part of a Graduate School which exists to provide support for all research students in your College.

The aim of the Graduate School is to enhance the student environment and to allow students to develop the skills they need to contribute to our global society.

If you need any information about commencing your studies, registration or induction please contact your Graduate School:

Induction timetables & further information: