There are a number of welcome talks and networking receptions taking place during Welcome Week. Each event has a different focus so see below to find events that are suitable for you.

None of these events require advance booking, except the welcome events for parents – registration for these events will open shortly.

Welcome talk events

Undergraduate talks

Welcome events
DateEventTimeDescriptionLocation
Saturday 30 September UG Not-in-Halls Welcome 16.00–17.30
Welcome and Welfare talk and reception
For those of you not staying in College accommodation, find out more about the welfare and support available to you and meet fellow students who are not staying in halls. Sir Alexander Flemming Building G16 
 Sunday 1 October International Welcome

14.00–15.00
Welcome to International undergraduate students

15.00–16.00 
Mini-Fair and afternoon tea

The International Welcome event will help you settle into the College and London, as well as giving you the chance to meet others who have recently arrived in the UK.   Great Hall and Senior Common Room (Level 2, Sherfield Building) and Queen's Tower Room (Level 1, Sherfield Building)
Monday 2 October Provost's Welcome to UG students See below for times of departmental sessions At this official welcome from the Provost, discover what lies ahead of you in your Imperial Journey.

Great Hall (Level 2, Sherfield Building)

Read and Pippard lecture theatres (Level 5, Sherfield Building)

All undergratuates will attend the Provost's welcome talk on Monday within your department.
UG Welcome events
Provost's welcome, Monday 2 October
TimeDepartments
 10.00 Medicine – Graduate Entry Medicine, and Medical Biosciences students
 11.00 Engineering 1 – Areonautics, Bioengineering, Earth Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering
 12.00 Engineering 2 – Civil Engineering, Computing, Materials, Design Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
 14.00 Natural Sciences 1 – Life Sciences, Chemistry
 15.00 Natural Sciences 2 – Physics, Maths
 
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Postgraduate talks

Welcome events
DateEventTimeDescriptionLocation
Saturday 30 September Welcome and Welfare talk for Master's students 17.30–19.00
Welcome and Welfare talk and reception
At this official welcome from senior College figures, discover what lies ahead of you in your Imperial Journey as well as the support available to you at Imperial.

Great Hall (Level 2, Sherfield Building)

Read and Pippard lecture theatres (Level 5, Sherfield Building)

 Sunday 1 October International Welcome

11.00–12.00
Welcome to International PG students

12.00–13.00 
Mini-Fair and afternoon tea

The International Welcome event will help you settle into the College and London, as well as giving you the chance to meet others who have recently arrived in the UK.   Great Hall and Senior Common Room (Level 2, Sherfield Building) and Queen's Tower Room (Level 1, Sherfield Building)
Friday 6 October Welcome for Master's and Research students 10.00  At this official welcome from senior College figures, discover what lies ahead of you in your Imperial Journey. Haldane, Darwin and Fisher lecture theatres (Silwood Park Campus)
Friday 6 October

Skills Development programme induction for Master's students

11.00  Attend this professional skills development session. Haldane lecture theatre (Silwood Park Campus)
Friday 6 October Skills Development programme inductim for Research students 11.00  Attend this professional skills development session. Fisher lecture theatre (Silwood Park Campus)
Friday 20 October Provost's Welcome for Research students students 16.00 Research students are invited to attend this Welcome event and reception led by the Graduate School.  Queen's Lawn Marquee
 

Parents Welcome

On Saturday 30 September, parents are invited to attend a welcome from Imperial's President, Alice Gast, in the College main entrance.

Parents' welcome event
DateEventTimeDescriptionLocation
Saturday 30 September

President and Vice-Provost Welcome to Parents

*Registration will open shortly

12.30-13.30
Parents of Home students

14.00-15.00
Parents of International and EU students

Hear from senior College figures and have the opportunity to mingle with other parents after the talk.  College Main Entrance