Orientation and Induction Program for new HDR students

Semester One 2018

At the beginning of each semester, the school arranges an induction program for all students enrolling in the PhD, EdD, DSW, MPhil, and MEd(Research) degrees.

Orientation and Induction Day

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) induction day will be held on:

For: All newly enrolled HDR students in the FASS
Date: Monday 19 March 2018
Time: 9am-4pm
Venue: New Law Common Room, Level 4. New Law School (map)

This event will introduce you to a range of strategies and resources for successfully completing higher degree research at the University of Sydney. It will also give you some pointers about how to make the most of your experience as a higher degree student.

You will have the opportunity to hear from and speak with a range of people, including:

  • Associate Dean Higher Degree Research
  • research students in their second and third years, and
  • faculty academic research supervisors

Representatives from:

  • the HDRAC
  • Fisher Library
  • Human Ethics
  • Research Data Management
  • The Learning Centre
  • Disability Services

Please RSVP online by Friday 9 March.

Induction Seminar for the Sydney School of Education and Social Work HDRS

For: Newly enrolled HDR students in the SSESW
Date: Friday 23 March 2018
Time: 4-6pm (light refreshments will be provided)
Venue: Room 612, Education Building A35

This seminar is targeted specifically to research students in the Sydney School of Education and Social Work, and will focus on research training, candidature requirements and resources available at school level.

Click here to download the program. (docx, 43.5KB)

Register for the event by emailing , Research Student Liaison Officer.