Orientation Information for New Postgraduates


Welcome To Our New Postgraduate Students

We hope that you find the following information useful and informative

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Course-level orientation for postgraduate taught students (MA, MSc, etc.) is organized by your course director. Check out the relevant prospectus page for your course director's contact details.

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Research Student Orientation

The Dean of Doctoral Studies hosts in-person orientation for our new Postgraduate Research Students who are registered for one of our research programmes (e.g. PhD). Normally these events take place in October and April. The next Orientation is scheduled for Monday 2nd Oct. 2023, venue TBC. If you have recently commenced your research programme you will get an email about this orientation event in September via your UCC email. Don’t miss out – check your UCC email regularly!

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