PG orientation

Orientation Info for Postgraduates

UNSW Business School Postgraduate Orientation is a crucial stepping stone into studying business at UNSW, whether you are enrolling immediately following an Undergraduate degree or returning to study after a long break.

Postgraduate Orientation: 20 and 21 July 2017

All Postgraduate commencing students are invited to attend both the UNSW Business School Welcome event on Day 1 and the Orientation Workshop on Day 2.

July 20
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Science Theatre (map F13)

UNSW Business School Welcome
The UNSW Business School Dean invites you to attend a Welcome Evening where you will hear from our successful alumni and have the important opportunity to meet with your fellow students and UNSW Business School academic and support staff.


July 21
9:00am - 2:00pm
Keith Burrows Theatre and Ainsworth Seminar Rooms (map J14 and J17)

UNSW Business School Orientation Workshop
This workshop is designed to provide a more intensive orientation opportunity for Postgraduate students. The day’s sessions will introduce the technology services available to you, detail key academic dates that you need to be aware of and outline all the UNSW Business School Student Services that will support you while you are studying with us.


Postgraduate orientation program

Semester 2, 2016

UNSW Business School Postgraduate welcome

Thursday 21 July 2016
4.30pm - 8.00pm

Matthews A Lecture Theatre - Map Reference - F23

How to get to UNSW

  • Join us for interactive tours around the campus.
  • Be welcomed by the Dean, Professor Chris Styles.
  • Hear about the range of academic and extra-curricular opportunities and support services available to you.
  • Share the study and work experiences of a notable Alumni.
  • Be introduced to our Staff and Societies.
  • Complete the welcome with a casual catered reception for you to network and socialise with your new peers, our academic and professional staff.

Orientation workshops

Workshop 1

Thursday 21 July, 2016
1–2 pm

Central Lecture Block 7

Studying Business with Mindfulness

Learn about the Business School’s goals and values underpinning your program of study; how mindfulness and sound study strategies can set you up for success.

Workshop 2

Friday 22 July 2016
11am – 12pm

Ainsworth G03

Writing and Researching for Business

Most assessment tasks in the Business School require well developed researching and writing skills and these work in tandem with critical thinking. Learn about how argumentation combines all three essential skills.

Other essential info

Other Faculty welcomes

For students studying dual degrees, please attend other Faculty welcomes

How to get your student ID

Student ID cards are issued to all students to have access university services

What's next?

Be prepared for starting university by attending Orientation and know more about settling in