Postgraduate students' orientation

If you are starting Honours, a postgraduate certificate, postgraduate diploma or a Master’s, come to the postgraduate orientation session.

Monday 24 February, 3–5 pm, in SUMT, Student Union Memorial Theatre
You'll meet other postgraduate students, learn about the Postgraduate Students’ Association (PGSA), and find out about the support services available.

This event will be followed by refreshments and an opportunity to get to know other new postgraduate students.

And check out our other events for postgraduate students during New Students' Orientation week:

Postgraduate students’ picnic
Tuesday 25 February, 11 am–2 pm, Tim Beaglehole Courtyard, Kelburn campus
For postgraduate and mature students and their families. If wet, the picnic will be held on Thursday 27 February,

Postgraduate Academic Preparation session
Wednesday 26 February, 9.30–11 am, TTR 205, Te Toki a Rata building
An information session hosted by Student Learning about postgraduate study tips and research skills.

Thriving at University
Wednesday 26 February, 11 am–noon, TTR205 Te Toki a Rata building
A session for new postgraduate and mature students.

myTech session for postgraduate students
Wednesday 26 February, 2.30–3.30 pm, KKLT301, Kirk Building
An overview of postgraduate student IT including a practical session.

Orientation Breakfast Social
Friday 28 February, 9.30–10.30 am, Milk and Honey, Kelburn campus
Meet other postgraduate students and chat over breakfast.

PhD New Students' Orientation

The PhD New Students' Orientation is organised through the Faculty of Graduate Research. This is held over two days and offered four times a year.

View the dates for the PhD orientation schedule.