Welcome to our induction checklist masters students.

Here are some things you should know... if you don't know, just ask!

A good starting point for information is your group secretary/administrator.


  • Programme Director and Programme Administrator
  • Personal Tutor or mentor
  • Local Safety Officer
  • Departmental Dissability Officers
  • Student Representatives
  • Postgraduate Office Support Staff

Domestic (on campus)

  • Follow the Covid-19 Code of Conduct
  • Location of toilets
  • Details of local security measures, including provision of your security card
  • Details of lockers available in the department
  • Opening and closing hours of building and access
  • Smoking is not permitted on campus
  • How to dispose of or recycle items

Working environment

  • How to get a Computer account and email address
  • Correct postal address for mail to reach you in your course
  • Local arrangements for picking up and sending internal and external post

Health and safety

  • Location of emergency exits
  • Details of the emergency procedures, evacuation routes and assembly points
  • Location of the first-aid box and the identity of your local first-aiders
  • Location and operation of the fire alarm system
  • Location of fire extinguishers
  • Procedures to be observed in case of a fire
  • Details of any significant safety hazards or health risks in your working environment
  • Disposal of waste

View the Faculty health and safety webpages.


  • Location of and how to join the Library, Sport's centre and Health Centre, if applicable
  • Details of local events and cultural programmes, e.g. regular concerts, humanities programme etc.
  • Location of Student's Union

View the departmental facilities.