Get ready to start your learning journey

We look forward to you joining us at the Adam Smith Business School and welcoming you to our world-changing community.

As you begin your journey with us, you’ll be invited to take part in our induction programme which will run from 13 September, this will help you to;

  • Familiarise yourself with the Adam Smith Business School
  • Connect with your teaching staff and other students
  • Learn about the support services and career development activities available to you

Induction will take a blended approach, you will have access to a timetable which will outline sessions that you should attend and the format these will take.

Your Induction Timetable 

Please check your Programme Information page to view your induction timetable. Please follow the relevant link below:



Glasgow Essentials

The University’s new student web pages, contain useful information that you should review including new student checklists. You can also access our online welcome platform, 'Glasgow Essentials' this will share what day-day life is like at the University.

International Orientation

International students can join in with our extensive online programme of events from the 6 – 17 September as part of the international orientation programme. This is an optional welcome programme and you should prioritise your academic programme induction activities. 

Freshers' Week

The University’s 4 student bodies organiser Freshers’ Week. This week-long welcome event is packed with fun activities to launch you into life as a student at the University of Glasgow. As well as meeting new people in your year, you’ll be able to see what you can do outside of classes to add to your experience at university. Please continue to check this page for further details once they are released.