School of Economics and Finance

MRes induction

The 2019-20 first semester commences in the week beginning Monday 16th September 2019 (Week 0) for students joining MRes Economics and MRes Finance programmes.

The enrolment period will take place on Wednesday 18th September from 15:15 – 17:45 in the Octagon, Queens’ Building. Please remember to pre-enrol, and refer to enrolment guidelines available on the University website. Remember to bring all necessary documents for enrolment, for full details on the enrolment process please visit the University’s induction webpage.

At midday (12noon) on Friday 20th September there will be an MRes/PhD Welcome lunch, taking place in the Graduate Centre, 3rd floor foyer. Following the lunch, the Head of School, the MRes programme director, Dr. Sarolta Laczo, and MRes module organisers will introduce themselves and discuss the structure of the course. It's also a good opportunity to meet other PhD and MRes students. It is important that you attend this session, which takes place from 13:00 – 14:00 in GC3.05, Graduate Centre.

Queen Mary run activities during the Welcome Week, including the International Student Welcome Programme, in Week 0. A full schedule can be found at the above link in due course.

Get directions to the campus and a map.

Module Registration

Students should choose their optional modules for both Semester A & B via MySIS, further information will be given at the introductory talk on Friday 20th September. The deadline for module registration is Friday 4th October.

We will contact you in early September to arrange a meeting with the MRes programme director, Dr. Sarolta Laczo, during the induction week to discuss your module choices.

Semester A Modules

MRes modules in the School of Economics and Finance (SEF) begin from Monday 23rd September 2019 (Week 1). The teaching timetable 2019-20 will be made available to you during induction week. An electronic version of the timetable will be available to you through QMplus in the MyTimetable application once the module registration process is complete.

Library Tours

From the beginning of term the Library will be running a three-week programme of tours and drop-in sessions. The tours are an opportunity to find out more about the wide variety of resources available as well as the different types of study spaces that you can use.

The Mile End Library tours will run every 30 minutes. There is no need to sign up, just meet staff in the Help Zone to join in.

Dates when tours will take place will be confirmed in due course. For more information on the library and its services please see the Library Website.

If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us:

Nick Owen
Research Manager
T: 020 7882 7298