Welcome to the School of Economics and Finance! If you are joining as a new student in September 2019 please see below the welcome talks and activities scheduled for you.
Please note this schedule may be subject to change until mid-September.
Please see the Mile End Campus Map for more detailed information on locations.
Monday 16th September
|12:00 - 13:30||Welcome by Head of School - an introduction to the School of Economics and Finance||Peston Lecture Theatre - The Graduate Centre|
|13:30 - 15:00||Reception - an informal mixer with refreshments provided!||Marquee|
|15:45 - 16:15||Enrolment - make sure you bring everything you need.||Octagon - Queens' Building|
Tuesday 17th September
|10:30 – 12:00||Research Talk - a chance to hear more about the exciting new research the School has engaged in||Drapers Lecture Theatre - Geography Building|
|12:00 – 14:00||
Treasure Hunt - familiarise yourself with the campus and work with your peers to earn prizes
|Begining at Drapers Lecture Theatre|
|14:00 – 17:00||Trade Game - we'll be putting your economics skills to the test!||Marquee|
Wednesday 18th September
|9:30 - 10:30||
|10:30 - 11:30||
Maths Tests - a short test to see if any additional support is required (please remember to bring along your non-programmable calculator, pens/pencils)
|Peston Lecture Theatre - Graduate Centre|
|12:00 - 13:30||
Adviser Event - meet your academic adviser and take part in some fun team-building games!
Thursday 19th September
|10:00 - 12:00||
Student Services and learning resources talks - the year will be split into 3 groups and each will attend 2 talks on Thursday and the final 1 on Friday. We will let you know which group you will be in closer to the time.
|12:00 - 13:00||Student Union and Societies Talk - a chance to learn more about the Student Union and some of the societies you can join at QMUL.||Peston Lecture Theatre - Graduate Centre|
|14:00 - 15:00||Buddy Scheme - this activity is only for students who have signed up for the Buddy Scheme prior to arrival.||Bancroft Building 113a/115|
Friday 20th September
|10:00 - 11:00||Study Guidance talk - learn more about the best ways to organise your University studies||Peston Lecture Theatre - Graduate Centre|
|11:00 - 12:00||
Student and learning resources talks continued...
|12:00 - 13:30||Imagery competition, Volunteering opportunities with QMSU and Peer Assisted Study Support (PASS) - take part in our School competition and learn more about volunteering at QMUL||Drapers Lecture Theatre|
18 - The Graduate Centre - home of the School of Economics and Finance! (Peston Lecture Theatre)
19 - Queens’ Building - where Enrolment will take place (The Octagon)
26 - Geography Building - location of the Research talk (Drapers Lecture Theatre)
Blue Circle - Marquee location - where the Reception, Trade Game and Treasure Hunt will take place