PG orientation

Orientation Info for Postgraduates

Orientation Week: Wednesday 11 - Friday 13 September 2019

Held from Wednesday 11 - Friday 13 September 2019, Orientation Week for Term 3, 2019 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.

  • DAY 1
  • DAY 2

Official Welcome Evening

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

Registration for this event will open closer to the event date. Please check back later.


Orientation Workshops

The workshops provide an intensive orientation opportunity for Postgraduate students. The sessions introduce the services available to you, detail key academic dates that you will need to be aware of and outline all the UNSW Business School Student Services that will support you while you are studying with us.

Registration for this event will open closer to the event date. Please check back later.


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