Induction Week

Welcome to UCLIC! Please see our Induction Week Timetable September 2020 below...

Check out the UCL New Students site and see info about Pre-enrolment before you start in UCL! If you fail to complete pre-enrolment or don't receive any communication about these arrangements before you are due to arrive please contact the New Students Team. Please download the Welcome to UCL app to pick and choose your Induction events. Its available for iPhone and Android).

Time Event Venue
Throughout September 2020
Times: Variable from 9.00 - 18.00 Event: UCL Online Induction modules Event: International Student Orientation programme Event: Active Bystander programme about bullying and harassment - compulsory Event: Induction videos Venue: All online; links to training provided at respective websites)
Monday 28 September
Time: 10.00 - 12.30 Event: UCLIC PhD Induction - introduction to UCLIC people and resources and the PhD programme in HCI Venue: MS Teams
Time: 16.00 - 18.00 Event: UCLIC Start of Term reception Venue: Zoom Meeting (via Sococo)
Tuesday 29 September
Time: 08.30 - 9.45 Event: Welcome to UCL Support Services - hosted by UCL Student's Union (aimed at students ahead of UK time zones) - download the Welcome to UCL app to book onto your preferred session See how to register in the app
Time: 11.00 - 12.15 Repeated Event: Welcome to UCL Support Services - hosted by UCL Student's Union (for any students) - download the Welcome to UCL app to book See how to register in the app
Time:14.00 - 16.00 Event: Computer Science (CS) Department Induction - afternoon session (morning session is on Friday) Venue: Please attend your preferred session - MS Teams
Wednesday 30 September
Time: 12.00 - 12.30 Event: Psychology Division (PALS) Induction - Introduction to the Division - by Prof. Peter Fonagy: Head of PALS Division; John Swettenham, Divisional Graduate Tutor, to introduce talks. Venue: MS Teams
Time: 12.30 - 12.45 Event: PALS Induction - Ethics applications, Risk Assessments and GDPR by Adam Harris: Chair of PALS Ethic Committee Venue: As above - MS Teams
Time: 12.45 - 12.55 Event: Postgraduate Peer group (PPG) - A short introduction to the PPG, a student-led group for Psychology and Language Sciences PhD students: Laura Globig and Irena Aslanova Venue: As above - MS Teams
Time: 12.55 - 13.30 Event: PALS Induction - Sustainablity at UCL and UCL's Green Impact programme by John Draper: Divisional Manager; There will also be a short video from UCL Sustainability at UCL. Venue: As above - MS Teams
Time: 14.00 - 16.00 Event: Students' Union UCL Digital Welcome Fair (started at 12pm, but is repeated on Saturday) Venue: SU Welcome 2020
Thursday 1 October
Time: 10.30 - 11.30 Event: See Doctoral School Welcome website - also has links to videos below Venue: Website
Time: 12.00 - 13.00 Event: Faculty of Brain Sciences Induction Venue: Register asap to receive link
Time: 14.00 - 15.30 Event: Doctoral School Welcome videos (can be watched any time ~ 75 - 80 mins) Will all be in Welcome to UCL app as well
Event: Welcome to UCL's research community. What is a research degree at UCL (Professor David Bogle, Pro-Vice-Provost of the Doctoral School) Video
Event: Key people, resources and spaces (Elizabeth Halton, Deputy Director, Doctoral School) Video
Event: Researcher development at UCL - Doctoral Skills (Kasia Bronk, Development Manager, Academic and Research, UCL Innovation and Consultancy, Organisational Development) Video
Event: Careers Information for Research Students (Dr Jana Dankovicova, Career Consultant, UCL Careers) Video
Event: Innovation & Enterprise at UCL (Dr Celia Caulcott, Vice-Provost Enterprise & Dr Ruth Weir, Senior Programme Officer for Entrepreneurship Video
Event: UCL Student Mediator (Dr Ruth Siddall, UCL Student Mediator, Office of the Vice-Provost for Education & Student Affairs) Video
Event: What Students' Union UCL offers (Jim Onyemenam, Postgraduate Students' Officer, Students' Union UCL) Video
Event: Student Discussion Panel (Professor Jill Norman (Chair), Fei (Sophie) Yuan, Julian Laufs, Georgia Constantinou & Nilisha Vashist) Video
Friday 2 October
Time: 10.00 - 12.00 Event:Computer Science (CS) Department Induction - morning session Venue: Please attend your preferred session - MS teams
Time: 15.00 - 17.00 Event: UCLIC Online Digital Stories by incoming MSc in HCI students Venue: Zoom meeting (via Sococo)
Saturday 3 October
Time: 10.00 - 14.00 Event: Students' Union UCL Digital Welcome Fair Venue: SU Welcome 2020

See how to get an ID card appointment and how you can Make the Most of UCL.

See also IT Essentials for new students and the following additional Welcome videos:
UCL YouTube channel.
UCL Student Support and Wellbeing.
Doctoral Skills and Research Log training dates - 13 October 10.00 - 11.30 and 15 October 14.00 - 15.30

Info and Forms

PhD Handbook 2020-21;
10 things to help you settle into UCL 2020
Psychology MSc modules available for PhD students-2020-21;
Computer Science modules available for PhD students - check each MSc for module listings - note places might be limited ;
Courses sign up sheet.