Welcome to the Department of Bioengineering

MRes Welcome Timetable


Doctoral Welcome Timetable


Independent inductions

to be completed by 17:00 on 05 October

Master's and doctoral students must complete the online version of the Day One Safety Induction by 17:00 on 05 October.

When you require on-site access via your ID card, you must discuss lab needs with your supervisor and then complete the Safety Registration form. Your supervisor must then request access for you, after which you must arrange an induction with the technician team. The technician team will provide you with your ID card once your safety induction requirements have been fulfilled.

NB: you must have registered and complete the above steps with your Imperial email address.

to be completed by 10:00 on 07 October

Master's students must watch the library induction video before the Q&A session with Bioengineering Librarian Eleni Zazani. The video will be available on the Welcome Season site on 05 October.

to be completed by 17:00 on 11 October

The interactive Graduate School induction provides an overview of their professional development programmes for both master’s and doctoral students, inviting them to think about building their programme of skills training.  For doctoral students, it also explains the College’s professional skills milestone attendance requirements.

The master's and doctoral inductions must be completed and can be done via their website.


The Centre for Academic English (CfAE) specialises in academic STEMM communication and works with all students and academic staff, both native and non-native speakers of English.

All incoming MRes, MD(Res) and PhD must watch the CfAE induction video via MS Stream or YouTube. You can also join the CfAE Teams page for remote support.


Master's students must also watch the below Introduction to Blackboard videos; this is optional for doctoral students.

What is Blackboard?

How to submit assignments in Blackboard Learn


Recorded Inductions

Tuesday 06 October 2020

Wednesday 07 October 2020

Thursday 08 October 2020