Faculty of Technology

Master's Civil Engineering and Surveying (including Level 7 MEng) Students

Welcome video (YouTube)

NEW STUDENTS!

Let our Associate Head of School welcome you to Portsmouth - check out this video (YouTube)

Your Induction Week Timetable

  • MSc Building Information Management (BIM)
  • MSc Civil Engineering
  • MSc Civil Engineering with Environmental Engineering
  • MSc Civil Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering
  • MSc Civil Engineering with Structural Engineering
  • MEng Civil Engineering (Level 7 Direct Entry)
  • MSc Construction Project Management
  • MSc Real Estate Management
  • MSc Quantity Surveying

Continuing/returning MSc students are welcome to attend any of the events in this programme.

Tuesday 19 September

9:30am - 9:50am

Portland Building SCES Reception

Induction Registration

All Students

10:00am - 11:20am

Portland Building Room 2.33a/b/c

Welcome by Head of School, Introduction to Dissertation and Independent Project

The Head of School will welcome you to the University and to the School of Civil Engineering and Surveying and there will be an introduction to the dissertation and independent project.

All students

11:30am - 12:30pm

Lion Gate Building Technology Learning Centre (TLC)

ID Check and Campus Card Collection

Home & EU Students only

Please remember to register online before attending this session. Please present your ID (passport, EU identity card or photo driving licence) to confirm your registration. Once confirmed you will be able to collect your Student Campus Card. Please Note: You are not fully registered until your ID has been checked.

MSc Building Information Management, MSc Real Estate Management, MSc Quantity Surveying Students: 11:30am - 12:00pm

MSc Civil Engineering (all pathways), MEng Civil Engineering, MSc Construction Project Management Students: 12:00pm - 12:30pm

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Break

1:30pm - 4:00pm

Portland Building

Meet your Personal Tutor, Course Leader and Cohort, followed by Campus Tours

Meet your Personal Tutor and your Course Leader and get to know the students on your course. During this session you will undertake some group activities and a tour of the campus.

MSc Building Information Management (BIM) Students: Room 1.51

MSc Civil Engineering Students (all pathways), Group 1: Room 2.33a

MSc Civil Engineering Students (all pathways), Group 2: Room 2.33b

MEng Civil Engineering Students (Level 7 Direct Entry): Room 1.65

MSc Construction Project Management Students: Room 1.66

MSc Real Estate Management Students: Room 2.33c

MSc Quantity Surveying Students: Room 1.11

 4:00pm - 4:30pm

Break

4:30pm - 4:55pm

Students' Union Third Space

Students' Union

An introduction to the Students’ Union and the Student Voice.

All Students

Wednesday 20 September

10:00am - 3:00pm

Ravelin Park

Freshers' Fayre

Meet members of the University of Portsmouth Students' Union (UPSU) and representatives from clubs, societies and a range of student services. The Freshers' Fayre takes place on both Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 September from 10:00am to 3:00pm.

All Students

Thursday 21 September

9:00am - 9:50am

Richmond Building and St. Michael's Building

Introductory Talks by Professional Bodies

Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

MSc Civil Engineering (all pathways), MEng Civil Engineering (Level 7, Direct Entry), MSc Construction Project Management Students: Richmond Building Lecture Theatre 2 (LT2)

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

MSc Building Information Management, MSc Real Estate Management, MSc Quantity Surveying Students: St Michael's Building Room 1.01

10:00am - 11:20am

Lion Gate Building Room 2.04a/b/c

Student and Staff Social and Prize Giving Event

This is a valuable opportunity to mix with students on your course as well as with those on other courses (both undergraduate and postgraduate) within the School. Student Representatives, Student Guides and ex-placement students will be mingling at the event to share experiences with you.

Light refreshments will be provided.

All students

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SCES Welcome Toolbox

Essential resources for students in the School of Civil Engineering & Surveying.

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** PLEASE KEEP IN MIND that event times and locations might change at short notice. We recommend that you bookmark, favorite or save a link to this webpage on your tablet, laptop or smartphone so that you can revisit it before you arrive and when you're here on campus.**

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