Any time between 09.00 – 16.00 (Monday - Thursday) University Card Collection - Room 015, Ground Floor, Smeaton Building
You can collect your University card from Room 015, Ground Floor, Smeaton Building during the times given above. Your card is used for entry to the Library, some room entry, handing in coursework etc.
You must complete online enrolment and upload a
photo prior to attending this session. You will need to
bring identification with you to this session. The preferred form of
identification is a valid current passport. Please refer to our University Card Collection web page for further
NB: If you already have a card i.e. because you were previously a student on another course or at a Partner College, you do not need to attend this session.
Essential Information for New International Students
Monday 17th – Friday 21st September daily between 16.30 – 17.00 Devonport Lecture Theatre, Portland Square
This session is delivered by the International Student Advice (ISA) team and is an opportunity for new international students to meet the team and learn about the services they deliver. During this session the team will provide you with essential information designed to help you to settle in to living and studying in Plymouth. They will also advise you of your tier 4 visa responsibilities and answer any questions you may have related to your visa. There is no need to book in advance, you can just turn up.
Monday 17 September 2018
15.00 – 16.00 - Welcome Party Wristband Collection – Room 605, Rolle Building
You will need to collect your wristband in order to attend your Welcome Party.
Wednesday 19 September
19.00 – 21.30 Wednesday Welcome Party - Graduation
Marquee, Plymouth Hoe
The Welcome Party is your opportunity to meet informally with other students
new to The Faculty of Science and Engineering as well as some current students
and your academic staff.
Additionally the evening includes a welcome drink and nibbles, entertainment and a raffle for all attendees with an iPad to be won on the night.
Thursday 20 September 2018
10.30 – 11.00 Welcome - Room 201, Smeaton Building
A welcome from a representative for the Head of School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics.
11.00 – 12.00 Introduction to your course (For MSc Computer and Information Security and MSc Electrical and Electronic Engineering students only) - Room 201, Smeaton Building
Marcel Ambroze, Maria Papadaki, Paul Filmore
12.00 – 13.00 Buffet Lunch - Room 303, Roland Levinsky Building
This will be an opportunity for new students to meet staff and current students in an informal setting.
13.00 – 14.00 Introduction to the Library and IT – Lecture Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building
Samantha Brown, Information Specialist
A short presentation from your subject librarian introducing you to the facilities and services of the University library.
14.00 – 15.30 ‘Survival Management’ – Lecture Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building
15.30 – 16.00 English Language Centre – Lecture Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building
16.00 – 16.30
Careers and Employability – Lecture Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building
Pippa Waller, Careers Adviser
Friday 21 September 2018
11.00 – 13.00 Introduction to Cyber Security (for MSc Computer and Information Security students only) – Room 109, Rolle Building
A session aiming to introduce you to basic concepts in Information Security, as well as relevant resources that could further your understanding in the area.