As a new graduate research student, you are required to attend Orientation and Preparation Week at the start of your research candidature. This week of events includes a subject induction period and transition to study activities that will support you to enter university life.
This is a program of events for all new students to officially welcome you to UTS. It's the best opportunity to learn about the university, meet new people and discover all the support services we offer. To register, please visit Orientation 2020.
Higher Degree Research (HDR) Induction
This workshop provides an overview of the UTS Graduate Research Education Framework (GREF) and UTS services that support HDR students during their candidature. Some of the topics covered include:
Expectations, Progress Reports, Assessments and their relationship to the research lifecycle.
The Graduate Research Study Plan and how it is intended to guide students through their research journey.
An overview of workshops provided by GRS to help develop HDR students as researchers.
An introduction to various services that support HDR students (e.g. UTS Library, Postgraduate Career Services, etc).
You will be notified via your UTS student email account, or you can click here for further details and to register.
Supporting International HDR Students - Welcome Day
If you are a first-year international HDR student, then this session is for you! At the Welcome Day, you will participate in a series of interactive activities and facilitated discussions about living and researching in Australia. By attending the Welcome Day, you will have access to four additional 2-hour workshops, aimed at supporting your first 6 months at UTS. Click here for further details and to register.