PG Welcome

The timetable below gives an insight into the activities and events that we organised for our new postgraduates in 2018, from departmental welcomes to our Freshers' Fair bringing together every one of Imperial College Union's 370+ clubs and societies.

Postgraduate Taught and Postgraduate Research lectures and events

Timetable of events

Saturday 29 September

TimeEventLocation
17.30–19.00 PGT Welcome and Welfare talk

Speakers:
  • Vice-Provost (Education)
  • Director of Student Services
  • Imperial College Union President
  • ICU Deputy President (Welfare)
  • Graduate Students' Union President
Great Hall, Level 2, Sherfield Building
19.00–20.00 PGT networking and reception (Drinks and Nibbles) Queen's Tower Rooms, Level 1, Sherfield Building

Details are subject to change.

Sunday 30 September

TimeEventLocation
11.00–12.00

12.00–13.00
International Student Welcome for PG International Students with Vice-President (International)

Mini- Fair and Light Lunch (for International Students)
Great Hall, Sherfield Building (with overflow in the Read and Pippard Lecture Theatres on Level 5)

Senior Common Room (SCR) and Queen's Tower Rooms, both in the Sherfield Building

Details are subject to change.

Monday 1 October

TimeEventLocation
11.30–16.30 I-Connect  Queen's Tower Rooms, Sherfield Building
19.00 - 23.00 UV Ping Pong h-Bar, Sherfield Building
19.00- late Glitter Jam Beit Bars, Imperial College Union

Details are subject to change.

Tuesday 2 October

TimeEventLocation
11.00–16.00 Freshers' Fair  Across the South Kensington Campus
18.00–23.00 Super Duper Quiz Metric, Imperial College Union
18.00–20.30 Wine tasting h-Bar, Sherfield Building
18.00–23.00 The Quiz Reynolds, Charing Cross Campus

Details are subject to change.

Wednesday 3 October

TimeEventLocation
From 13.00 Sports Trials Ethos Sports Centre and College's Sports Grounds
From 12.00 Wanna Go Wednesdays Beit Quad, Imperial College Union
19.00 - late CSP Wednesday Beit Bars, Imperial College Union
19.00–23.00 Karaoke h-bar, Sherfield Building

Details are subject to change.

Thursday 4 October

TimeEventLocation
19.00 - late Bandeoke Beit Bars, Imperial College Union
19.30-22.30 Pub Quiz h-Bar, Sherfield Building
19.30-23.00 UV Ping Pong Reynolds, Charing Cross Campus

Details are subject to change.

Friday 5 October

TimeEventLocation
10.00

Welcome for Silwood Postgraduate students

Speakers:

  • Dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences
  • Director of the Graduate School
  • Imperial College Union President
  • President of Graduate Students’ Union (GSU)
Haldane, Darwin and Fisher Lecture Theatres, Silwood Park Campus
11.00 Master's students – Professional Skills Development Programme Induction (Silwood Park students) Haldane Lecture Theatre, Silwood Park Campus
11.00 Research students – Professional Skills Development Programme Induction (Silwood Park students) Fisher Lecture Theatre, Silwood Park Campus
20.00–late Freshers' Ball Beit Bars, Imperial College Union
19.00-late Wolf Rocks h-Bar, Sherfield Building

Details are subject to change.

Saturday 6 October

TimeEventLocation
12.00-15.00 Brunch and Live Music FiveSixEight, Imperial College Union
18.00-20.00 Post Grad Speed Meet h-Bar, Sherfield Building
20.00-late Postgrad 90s vs 00s Beit Bars, Imperial College Union

Details are subject to change.

Sunday 7 October

TimeEventLocation
12.00-15.00 Brunch and Live Music FiveSixEight, Imperial College Union
15.00-18.00 Board Games FiveSixEight, Imperial College Union

Details are subject to change.

Monday 8 October

TimeEventLocation
20.00-late Comedy Metric, Imperial College Union

Details are subject to change.

Postgraduate research student welcome

 

Research students' President welcome

Friday 19 October

Save the date for Provost's Welcome for PGR students from 4pm (organised by the Graduate School)